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Down in the church basement, we're sitting in the lady minister's office, the nine of us. Pilgrims, Claudette calls us, herself included. Claudette is the lady minister and what we all call her, as opposed to Pastor Claudette or Dr. Warren or another title of respect. Claudette is the first and only lady minister ever to join the staff of six other pastors at this large and wealthy church. She doesn't seem to mind having been placed in the basement…
Faith Lee
November 16, 2004