Quenching a Thirst with a Bible Verse

March 2006
Convenience Store News;3/6/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that at the Snead BP gas station at the intersection of Alabama 75 and the U.S. 278, patrons receive a free soft drink if they can quote a requested Bible verse. Three to five people a day take up the offer, depending on the difficulty of the verse.


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