Historic Church Re-Opens in the Heart of Helsinki
May 15, 2016 in Helsinki, Finland a historic church in the heart of the city was once again opened as a church for the city. With the leadership of Martii and Soili Haverinen the church was launched, receiving media coverage and welcomed with excitement by many in the city. There were a number of notable guests present including the most popular Christian singer in Finland who spoke about how as a 20-something she came often to the very same church building that had been turned into a bar. She said that she would drink here and now she is singing about Jesus in the same place. A few politicians from the city were present as well.