Pentecost Banner from Cuba

BannnerThe new Pentecost banner comes from the First Baptist Church in Matanzas, Cuba. It was made by women in a sewing guild. The church sits in the middle of the city.It i​s a welcoming centre. Programs of art, music, drama and a safe space ​for everyone are offered.

A group called SOMOS, (“We Are”), meets there. This is a group for gays and lesbians who want to express their spirituality openly. The church is in need of repairs and many things. Laughter and activity are abundant. Priority is given to providing musical instruments for teenagers, supplies for the sewing guild and food for seniors.

Rev. Catherine received the banner from Anne and Eldon and dedicated it on Pentecost Sunday.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s