Teen earns Girl Scout gold with children’s garden



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Girl Scout Megan Stafford is pictured Nov. 3 in the children's prayer garden she designed and built at Ben Davis Christian Church in Indianapolis. The project earned her Girl Scouting's highest honor, the Gold Award. PHOTO BY JOE SABA


In a corner of the property at Ben Davis Christian Church, a small sanctuary has been established where children can pray.

Child-sized benches give them a quiet place to sit. Small bushes beautify the previously unoccupied area. Prayer posts provide a focal point for the children, and a place where Sunday school teachers can lead devotionals.

A book provides devotional studies for all ages.

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