Tag Archives: North Georgia Churches

New Hope Baptist Church, Flovilla

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Historic Storefronts, Flovilla

Heard Street, running parallel to the railroad tracks, is Flovilla’s historic commercial center.

Much of the space is now occupied by the Victory Tabernacl. When I was photographing, mid-day on a Friday, the church was meeting and I could hear gospel music coming from inside, just as the sign promised.

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Flovilla United Methodist Church, 1884

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Indian Springs Chapel, Circa 1890, Butts County

Said to have been built from timbers left over from the construction of the iconic Wigwam Hotel (later lost to fire), the little Victorian chapel at Indian Springs has been home to a Baptist congregation, as well as serving as a non-denominational place of worship throughout its history. Restoration work has been done in recent years.

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Jackson Presbyterian Church, Butts County

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Baptist Church, Jackson

By the architecture, I would guess that this was a Baptist church, as I’ve seen numerous examples of this style related to the denomination, but I’m unsure at this time. The church is abandoned and for sale.

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Jackson United Methodist Church, 1924, Butts County

Tracing its origins to around 1818 and first meeting in a log cabin, Jackson United Methodist Church has served the community for nearly 200 years. The present lot was purchased in 1845 and has been home to three church structures.

A couple of very nice young ladies were running the church pumpkin sale the day I was in town.

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