I went in and spoke with one of the employees, a great guy that I know well. He informed me that I was misinformed that it doesn't work like Lifeway corporate told me. The manager wasn't there. He was on break. But the other guy said, "you can check back but I've never seen us do that. It's always a corporate thing."
The cool thing is that each of them has a special handwritten message on the inside cover telling the recipients how much of a treasure they are! The people who purchased them for special women wrote messages of love on them!
I was in tears! God is so good! Those Bibles had been waiting there for Free2BMe for months! I just had to listen to God and go ask for them!!!