‘Our One True Hope in the Midst of Tragedy’: How Could This Wooden Cross Survive Epic Calif. Wildfire?

The town of Paradise was transformed into something out of a nightmare after a wildfire reduced much of the California town to ashes, leaving nothing behind – or rather almost nothing.  Two days after Paradise was engulfed in flames, Brandon Merrick, pastor of Our Savior Lutheran Church, posted a Facebook photo of what was left of his church’s property – a wooden cross standing untouched in the parking lot.  The pastor said he was moved by the sight of the wooden symbol, calling it a reminder of “our one true hope” in a dark world.  Read more:  http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/2018/december/our-one-true-hope-in-the-midst-of-tragedy-how-could-this-wooden-cross-survive-epic-calif-wildfire