NEW HAVEN — The oldest congregant was replacing tile on a floor adjacent to the water-damaged sanctuary. The pastor’s wife scraped paint. Another congregant was refitting a donated stove.
Meanwhile a crew of daredevils on the steep roof 40 feet above were re-shingling and assessing how to seal a leak in the towering steeple through which water has been pouring for months.
Welcome to an ongoing labor of love and historic preservation unfolding in Fair Haven.
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