In Kern County, an abandoned church gets a second life as housing for former foster youths

[ad_1] OILDALE, Calif. —  The church on Oildale Drive and Minner Avenue has stood on the corner since 1954, built after an earthquake damaged the Oildale Church of Christ’s building. Since then, the church has passed through a variety of denominations and congregations until it was abandoned in 2021. But the Kern County Housing Authority saw … Read more