Call keeps pastor at St. Paul A.M.E. Church motivated

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT; updated 7:15 a.m. CDT, Thursday, September 13, 2012

COLUMBIA — At 6:30 on a recent Wednesday evening, Mary Hull-Lovett quietly prepares for the weekly choir practice, turning on lights, checking microphones and opening the whitewashed side door for members.