Non-typical Southern Baptist pastor leads church to impact community
By Lonnie Wilkey
Editor, Baptist and Reflector
NEW MARKET — Donnie De La Cruz would be the first person to tell you that he’s not your typical, everyday Baptist preacher in East Tennessee. And, most people who know him would agree wholeheartedly.
But, those who know him well would also say he’s totally sold out on telling lost people about the love of Jesus Christ and leading Dumplin Baptist Church in New Market to reach its community for Christ.
What makes De La Cruz different from most of his colleagues in Jefferson County Baptist Association? [Read more…]