Working as a church janitor Posted in: Opinions In my smallish Kentucky hometown, being known as “Sarge’s Son” (Him: USMC Ret.) enabled me to be hired as a church janitor. 1. It paid $50 a month, good money for an 18-year-old in the 60’s. 2. I worked every week. 3. No dissembling. But times were simpler then. David Phillips McDade, Texas ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!