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Jun 18, 2009 - Phoenix to Skull Valley; detour to Yarnell, AZ

On the way from Phoenix to Skull Valley, at the top of a 1,500 foot hill, we pass through a town called Yarnell. We stopped to see the "Saint Joseph of the Mountains Shrine". Aunt Cheryl in Phoenix said she remembered stopping and seeing it as a kid. We did some looking and found it. It has been around since the 1930's, is non-denominational and run completely on donations. We were there a couple hours before sunset and were the only visitors at that time. Walking around this shrine really makes you think about what Jesus went through for...

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