Con­gre­gants use gar­dens to serve wider com­mu­ni­ties

The Columbus Dispatch - - Front Page - By Danae King

When Paula Penn-Nabrit sees churches with big, open spa­ces they just mow, she wishes they would start a gar­den to feed their con­gre­ga­tions and the wider com­mu­nity.

That's what she did four years ago with her sons and neph­ews. Penn-Nabrit started the Charles Madi­son Nabrit Memo­rial Gar­den at the Church of Christ of the Apos­tolic Faith, 1200 Brent­nell Ave., to honor her hus­band who died in 2013.

The gar­den has evolved since then, she said, to help an­swer prob­lems of poverty

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