Ribbon Cutting at Fort Faith by Wayne Wong on Capture Kern County // Ribbon Cutting at Fort Faith... Front Row, Left to Right: Don and Kathleen Crabtree, Dennis and Palm Polm, Wendell and Lynda Vinson, Faith Hernandez, Jacquie Sullivan, Mike Maggard Left Side, Front to Back: Dean and Brenda Butler, Zach and Nicole Schorr, David and Ronda Richards Right Side, Front to Back: Monica Ornelas, man with tie?, Scott Cunningham
Fort Faith: Grand Opening by Wayne Wong on Capture Kern County // It was a remarkable day at Canyon Hills Assembly of God in Bakersfield, CA, as an estimated 4000 people attended the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the new Fort Faith facility on Sunday, April 14, 2013. After the ribbon cutting, visitors stream across the bridge over the creek, under the tall log cabin entrance, and into the foyer where they are awed with walls painted with scenes inspired by Kings Canyon National Park.
Anyone Have Too Many Miracles in their Life? by Wayne Wong on Capture Kern County // During Resurrection Sunday, several examples of healing in the congregation were shown on the screen, including Pastor Wendell Vinson's wife Lynda.. "First bone marrow biopsy 98% with cancer. My church and friends prayed and fasted. Second biopsy 0%%! Healed by His stripes!" The reference is from Isaiah 53:4-5
Fort Faith's New Slide Gets a Trial Run! by Wayne Wong on Capture Kern County // This group of boys wanted to know when Fort Faith was going to open and jumped at the chance to get their pictures taken...I asked them to slide down in unison and come right at me, not running me over, of course, as I was flat on my back Don't you love all that youthful energy? Left to right: Michael Herrera, Karmaj Henry, Shabazz Muhammad, Bobby Forrest (top of slide)
Fort Faith on Vimeo; Come and Shoot the Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening! by Wayne Wong on Capture Kern County // You can see two nice videos describing the story behind and on site descriptions of the design, which is tailored to reaching kids, in a national park-like setting.