Worshipping at Centro de Vida

Storm Lake High School senior Katherine Lopez, daughter of Pastor

Byron and his wife Rosa, leads the singing. Katherine’s sister Linda,

an All-State singer this year, is right behind her playing keyboards.

Note the Iowa postcard on the pulpit. TIMES photo by DOLORES

CULLEN

Church came to Storm Lake from Guatemala

BY DOLORES CULLEN

It’s a tiny church with low ceilings and no stained glass windows, but the spirit within is vigorous and radiant. Cuadrangular Centro de Vida at 628 Geneseo St. is a church home to 90 members.

“Gloria a Dios” and “Alleluia” rise spontaneously from individuals as pastor Byron Lopez delivers his sermon.

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