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In the wee hours, Wednesday morning Oct. 13, 37 Christians from two Berlin churches, The Worship Center and Sonrise Church, returned from a 10 day mission trip to Ecuador where they constructed a church building for the village of Santa Rosa in the Galapagos Islands.
The project was born during a similar venture last November to construct education facilities at the island’s mother church,
Overwhelmed with compassion, that group and others pledged to give of their abundance to support their brothers and sisters in Christ in the Galapagos. Interestingly, neither The Worship Center nor
Bryan Pugner, pastor of the
Pastor Daryl McCready of
The two churches have worked together and with other area churches in and for the local communities on numerous occasions for years. “It’s what we’re all about,” said Pugner.