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Joel Osteen Encourages Underserved Children, Homeless Single Mothers (PHOTOS)

  • (Photo: The Christian Post)
    Victoria Osteen reads to children at Amidon-Bowen Elementary School's library as some 75 Generation Hope Project volunteers lay sod, plant flowers, and repaint a rusty fence around the playground of the underserved school on Thursday, April 26, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Generation Hope Project is an outreach of the Joel Osteen Ministries.
By Michelle A. Vu , Christian Post Reporter
April 26, 2012|10:17 pm

WASHINGTON – Joel Osteen, author of New York Times bestseller Become a Better You and pastor of the 40,000-member Lakewood Church in Houston, mixed and mingled with the powerful this week when he led the prayer in both the U.S. House and Senate.

But perhaps what is less reported and seen are photos of him in the nation's capital on Thursday greeting and encouraging children at an underserved school where the property had not been renovated for decades, visiting a small Christian pregnancy center, or doing the honors of cutting the ribbon for a shelter housing homeless single mothers with disabled children.

The following are some photos of the Osteen family and their activities in Washington, D.C., on Thursday.

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