Custer man carries cross 8 miles to church on Good Friday

BY BROOKE KANSIER

LUDINGTON DAILY NEWS — March 26, 2016

Plenty of people walk to church on Good Friday — but not many start their trek more than eight miles away.

Or, you know, don Jesus-esque robes and carry an 8-foot cross on their trip.

Ed Lombard of Custer did just that on Friday when he walked from the coast of Lake Michigan at the west end of Ludington Avenue to Our Savior Lutheran Church in Scottville — all with the goal of inspiring others to have faith.

“I see the countryman losing his faith, that’s the reason I’m doing this,” Lombard said. “I’m just trying to get people to find their faith again.”

 

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