“What has made Maryville so special in recent decades is the love that drives Rev.

“What has made Maryville so special in recent decades is the love that drives Rev. Smyth to follow personally as many children as he can, even after they leave Maryville. Everything changes and no one is indispensable, as you’ve pointed out; but Smyth’s dedication to troubled children over many years makes him a trusted judge of how best to help them now.”