80-year-old pastor proves age is not a factor in reaching younger families
By Lonnie Wilkey
Editor, Baptist and Reflector
SPRINGFIELD – The numbers may not reflect it, but Eastland Heights Baptist Church in Springfield is truly being revitalized, says Pastor Jerry Heflin.
And, what’s more, the church is being revitalized by an 80-year-old pastor who has a knack for connecting with people of all ages.
After Heflin retired in 2006 as associate pastor of First Baptist Church, Goodlettsville, he became pastor at Eastland Heights the following year. [Read more…]