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Sha Paw waits for his group to arrive to practice Christmas Carols at Mount View Presbyterian Church at 53rd & Hartman in Omaha on Dec. 6.
Posted: Sunday, December 22, 2013 12:00 am
Three weeks before Christmas, on the coldest night of the year, they gathered in the basement of Mount View Presbyterian Church in north Omaha.
About 30 teenagers arrived by car pool to the temporary home of the Karen Christian Revival Church, eager to spend their Friday night practicing Christmas carols in their native language.
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Sunday, December 22, 2013 12:00 am.