November 12-14 • Waco, TX
Congregation loses everything but hope
by Guest Author on October 17, 2017 in news
By Analiz G. Schremmer, Contributing Writer
“Winter is coming.” That is the phrase that Pastor David Maldonado kept repeating. It was a plea for help; a cry to God. Maybe both.
In August, Iglesia Bautista Jesus de Nazaret in Houston was struck by Hurricane Harvey. The church building took on three feet of water and almost everything inside was destroyed.
“We saved one of the speakers, two microphones and my guitar,” Maldonado said. “Now, on Sundays my brother-in-law brings another guitar that he borrowed and my brother borrows a base.” It is/p>/p>/p>... [continue]
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