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Repairs to Immanuel Lutheran Church's Leaky Roof Nearly Complete, Rev. Says

Aug 25, 2015

ImmanuelAt roughly 60 years olf, the Immanual Lutheran Church's roof had leaks, but none like the leak near its altar. 


When congregants came forward for communion, a bucket was put in place to catch the water, drip by drip.   "That made it kind of easy to realize something had gone wrong with the roof," said the Rev. Gregory Fryer.


"When we first started, the estimate of a new roof was $1.1 million. That's an awful lot of money for our congregation, though we had known this was on horizon."  


Read the full article from DNAinfo New York here