Boom-years borrowing hits churches
By RACHEL ZOLL, AP Religion Writer Rachel Zoll, Ap Religion Writer – Sat Mar 14, 12:48 pm ET
Metropolitan Baptist Church was bursting out of its home.
From a group of freed slaves in Civil War-era Washington, Metropolitan Baptist had grown into a modern-day megachurch and community service powerhouse. In 2006, construction began on the congregation's dream complex in Largo, Md. — a $30 million campus with a 3,000-seat… Continue