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Forest Park Baptist hosts Sunday fun day

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JOPLIN, MISSOURI -

Forest Park Baptist Church has a good problem: a large and growing congregation.

"At a large church, you have to work a little harder to make it feel like a small church family," lead pastor John Swadley said.

As an answer, the church hosted a "Sunday Fun Day" for families and children to partake in a hot dog lunch and games for the kids. Many large inflatables were available for children to play in as well.

"We really just wanted to have a positive experience where families could do things together, get to know some new people, make some new friends, and just have a good time being the family of God together," Swadley said.

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