Joplin, Mo. and church celebrate Christmas Eve of hope
It's the city's second Christmas since a monstrous and deadly EF5 tornado ripped a mile-wide, six-mile long gash through its residential heart, leaving more than 160 dead in its wake.
Joplin celebrates second Christmas after 2011 tornado
The Rev. Justin Monaghan stands in front of the makeshift home of Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church, where his parish is celebrating its second Christmas since a deadly tornado ripped through the city two years ago.