The people have voted. The winner of the 2006 Most Inspiring Person of the Year is…
The Amish Community of Nickel Mines, PA
We all heard the tragic story of a gunman killing innocent school children in this Pennsylvania Amish Community. The Amish could have withdraw further into their closed community. Instead, they reached out not only to the victims, but the murderers family as well. They taught us all a lesson in forgiveness.
Here is their story at beliefnet.com: http://www.beliefnet.com/index/index_914.html