DeRooses preach Gospel, sustainable ag in Africa, Haiti

By DOLORES CULLEN

In 2004 Les and Catherine DeRoos of Alta announced that their family had a special calling to become missionaries in Nigeria.

Les would leave his job as agronomy manager at First Co-op to teach Africans about sustainable agriculture.

Their four children, trained by Catherine, performed choral readings of Bible verses to raise awareness about their trip.

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