Kindness backer on 'Hour of Power'
by Rochelle Wilkerson
Chuck Wall takes the "random act of senseless kindness" campaign - popularized in
Wall recently appeared on the religious program "Hour of Power" with the Rev. Robert H. Schuller. The program will air 6 p.m. today on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, and 9 a.m. Sunday on ABC Channel 29.
Contemporary Christian singer Sandi Patti also was a guest on the program.
An audience of 1.3 million people views the program in the
'It was a phenomenal experience," said Wall, a business instructor at
Schuller interviewed Wall and allowed him to challenge the congregation to make a habit of committing random acts of senseless kindness, Wall said.
"I tried to keep
Wall and a human-relations class at BC revived a campaign that encouraged people to perform a kind deed each day. News of the class spread, resulting in media coverage, including an article in People magazine and Wall's appearance on Oprah Winfrey's show.
Wall and his wife sold bumper stickers and T-shirts promoting the act after the two taped programs. The proceeds will go to BC, according to Wall.
"They did not want any of the money. They said it was their random act of kindness," Wall said.
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