Church on Fire

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria and to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8

“They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit…” Acts 2:3, 4a


One Saturday morning as I was getting ready to go over to the church in Cuba City (my parsonage was across an alley from the church) I heard fire sirens…that wasn’t unusual as I lived near Main St where the fire house was located. But the sirens started getting louder. In fact they sounded like they were right outside my back door. My phone rang, it was the custodian. He said, “When I opened the door to check the basement, there was all this smoke. So I called 911.” I hurried to the church. It turned out to be a small electrical fire, more smoke than fire. Read more Church on Fire