Last Rites: St. David’s Episcopal Church Closes Its Doors

St. David's sanctuaryIt was a funeral for a friend.

There were scenes of joy as those who had been away for years, even decades, returned and were greeted with hugs and laughter. And there were tears, too, for the loss, not of a person but of a place and the fellowship that lived there.

St. David’s Episcopal Church ended its 65-year presence in Lakeland with an emotional farewell service on Sunday.More