Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Five years ago, Nathan and Mary Johnson decided to plant the Freedom Church in downtown, so as to be "right where people's lives intersect." Photo by Sarah Volpenhien/Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks church expands downtown location

Email News Alerts

Though the Grand Forks’ bar district may seem like a bizarre place for a church, Pastor Nathan Johnson says the Freedom Church’s location in downtown was deliberate.

Advertisement

“We wanted to be right where people’s lives intersect,” he said Sunday after morning service. “There’s something really powerful about the heart of the city.”

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (701) 780-1100 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement