PHOTO BY CHUCK HOVEN
Sunday, April 14, 2019; Denison Avenue United Church of Christ, 9900 Denison Avenue: The congregation of Dennison Avenue United Church of Christ and Pastor Rev. Dr. C. Nozomi Ikuta are praying for a miracle make possible the restoration of the historic church building. The church has been cited and faces a hearing in Housing Court on May 21st. The church needs volunteers, funds and supplies to repair its historic stone and brick structure. Mason Chris Geith has stepped up to share his many years of experience with block, brick and stone repair and replacement. Geith says the work involves both repair and replacement of stone and concrete and some replacement of windows. Geith, who has already started working on the building, says he is willing train those able to help with the project. He says supplies and equipment needed to complete the job include: a two-man lift, grinders, blades, mortar, dyes, bonding agents, concrete, sealer, paint, wood and safety harnesses.