St. Augustine Catholic Church in George compound, was recently extended after it proved too small for its growing community. The Priest- in- charge, Rev. Fr. Ephraim
Mulenga Mapulanga with the Community
spearheaded, the new extension and renovations to the church.The initial church left no space for the Holy Childhood, who sat around the alter during Mass. Some of the lay-faithful followed Mass from outside under a tent.
Today, their story is different, the church has been beautifully extended and painted. New benches have also been bought to accommodate more parishioners . St. Augustine maybe an outstation but they are aiming high and plan to build an even bigger Church. Currently the foundation for the new church building has been dug. Below are a few highlights.