A couple of sad parishioners survey the wreakage.

 

"When I called the insurance agent and told him that the church was gone, he thought I meant it was a total loss. When he got to the site, he said 'Wow, it really is all gone. Usually there is something left, something salvagable, but it really is a-l-l gone.'" Father Roger Smith, pastor.

 

Photos by Roger J. Smith, ©1997.