Prayers for Mt. Carmel UMC in Jay, FL

May 15, 2014

Mt. Carmel UMC in Jay, FL, suffered extensive damage from a fire yesterday morning. Firefighters from around the area worked for hours to extinguish the flames, but were unable to save the sanctuary. Thankfully, no one was injured. It is believed that this fire was started from lightning. To see news coverage about this loss, click here. 

{Photo courtesy of Dr. Jeremy Pridgeon}

Mt. Carmel UMC and its pastor, Dr. Lennie Howard, will need our prayers and love in the coming weeks and months as they work to rebuild their place of worship. In times of loss, we are thankful for our connectional system. Please join us in praying for this congregation as they seek healing and peace.