This morning I read an email from a fellow genealogist Thomas MacEntee. He said “Don’t give up on 2020” and explained how even in these uncertain times we should stay positive. I couldn’t agree more! While the world seems so negative around us, we need to find and share hope and positivity that does exist and to remember not to allow politics and division to define us as Americans.
Just before 3:00 pm a tornado hit Wetumpka within sight of the restaurant where we had lunched. We were stunned to see pictures of the impassable road filled with debris where we had driven only moments before. We were very grateful no one was seriously injured and that only our hearts were left in Wetumpka. The following is a description of an old and beautiful church whose building was torn from this earth but whose soul shines bright.