Byways and Hedges Church holds services outside after fire destroys 2nd floor


Sunday services were held under a tent on the street to show residents that a fire will not deter the church. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

Parishioners of an East Flatbush church ravaged by a fire took to the streets today to show the community that they will not give up on their place of worship.

Members of Byways and Hedges Church on Utica Avenue say they are praying for the strength to carry on after the fire tore through the building's second floor. Rev. Terry Lee says everything on the floor was destroyed, including his...

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