by Brandon Elrod, posted Tuesday, March 03, 2020 (3 years ago)
Photo by Daniel Delgado/NAMB
CINCINNATI (BP) -- Kirk Kirkland felt a stirring in his soul to start a church in the inner city. For seven years, he served as an associate pastor at the Baptist church where he grew up in Dayton, Ohio.
"We got the sense that maybe God was calling us out from this place of comfort," Kirkland recalled, "where we lived just a couple of blocks from our church and we got paid every Friday -- kind of living the American dream." Read More