By Ashley Perham
Baptist & Reflector
WATERTOWN — Since 2003, Diane Turpen had served in children’s ministry at Round Lick Baptist Church, Watertown. She worked in Royal Ambassadors and Girls in Action, served as the Vacation Bible School director for 13 years, and went on stateside and foreign mission trips to help with VBS.
When she unexpectedly passed away this March, she left behind a legacy of ministering to hundreds of children.
Even after her death, her ministry continued, with three children getting saved on her birthday during the VBS she was planning to run.
“That’s really what Diane’s legacy is,” said James Turpen, her husband. “Getting kids saved.” [Read more…]