Brokenhearted over returning from China much earlier than expected, Dave and Anne Westra were in rough shape as they began to serve Gold Avenue Church (GAC) in the spring of 2010.
The church itself was also hurting. Having no clear sense of God’s intended future, the church had spent a year trying to discern God’s plan. Membership had dwindled to less than forty members and the church was nearly ready to close.
The Westras began their ministry into this near vacuum of personal and congregational hope.Continue Reading