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Church builds new pavilion

August 10, 2002

by Jocelyn Maner

A South Georgia church is adding a little fun to kids lives in an housing community they own.

The Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church dedicated a new playground and recreation area today at the Bethel Housing Complex.

The church's pastor says this new recreational pavilion will give neighborhood kids a place where they can have fun in a safe place, without any dangers.

Rev. Ernest Davis says, "People don't have to worry about going down to a park or reserving a park area. They know they can just come right here in their own neighborhood."

The church also plans to add a chain-length fence, more picnic tables and benches to the new picnic pavilion.

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