Dozens of area residents being baptized following teenager’s accidental death

A private loss has turned into a public revival of sorts as 40 people have been baptized recently as a result of the death of Carl “C.J.” Parks Jr, 18, of Sidney.
The extraordinary events happened after C.J.’s father, Carl, decided he would share his testimony at his son’s funeral.
“When it happened, it was the very first thing that came to my mind,” Carl, said, noting that the Bible says that God works all things for the good.

Read the full story in the Nov. 9 issue of The County Star.

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