Shall We Gather at the River

January 21, 2006
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Many churches in Letcher County practice immersion baptism in the creeks near their sanctuaries. Because of high levels of bacteria in many of those creeks, The Head of Three Rivers is seeking to monitor those creeks and engage local churches in those efforts. The World Wildlife Fund has granted the project $5,000 through the Mennonite Central Committee’s Appalachian program for the effort.

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