Teen earns Girl Scout gold with children’s garden


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.

This story appears in the print edition of Daily Journal. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in our e-Edition by clicking here.

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.