Photo by Jane Rodgers
LEFORS, Texas (BP) -- Since coming to First Baptist Church of Lefors in March 2014, pastor Ken Houston has done many things for the first time: shot a buck, responded to EMT calls, fought grass fires, and was elected mayor. "Preacher," as locals call him in the Texas panhandle town of 500, is making a difference.
Outside Lefors, oil rigs and windmill farms dot the dry, grassy countryside west toward Pampa. First Baptist is the largest church in town, growing from 30 in attendance when Houston arrived to around 60-70 each Sunday. Read More