Published March 7, 2017
Pike County — For the past two months, Dave Hammond, pastor of Faith Baptist Church in Myra, has been bringing news of Christ's hope to men in a drug rehab facility in Pike County on Thursday nights. Hammond's team has seen a dozen professions of faith and 30 rededications at West Care, and is moving forward with their baptisms.
"In Luke 4, Jesus says (paraphrase), 'I've come to set the prisoner free. I've come to set those that are captive free. And heal the brokenhearted,'” Hammond shared. “We're seeing that happen ... through the power of God and the Word of God.