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Historic United Methodist Sites406 - St. Andrews United Methodist Church - Fort Worth, TX

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In 1888, under the leadership of the Rev. James W. Moore, 15 men and women organized the St. Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/11/2017

last visited: 5/25/2019

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The church began in a town called Willow Springs. In 1910, an evangelist named Terrell encouraged the people to build a church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/5/2017

last visited: never

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When the railroad was being built through the northeast corner of Henderson County, in the 1880's, Mr. A.H. Chandler gave land for the Methodist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/5/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites344 - Carthage First United Methodist Church Plant - Carthage, TX

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Organized in 1855, this congregation held its first services in the Masonic Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/5/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites414 - Freyburg United Methodist Church - Schulenburg, TX

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This church began in the late 1860s when the Rev. Karl Urbantke conducted services in a local store near the town hall. Services were later held in a schoolhouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/29/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites226 - Travis Street United Methodist Church - LaGrange, TX

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The Congregation has moved to a new location on Von Minden St. and the name has been changed to First United Methodist Church of La Grange.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/29/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites307 - First United Methodist Church - Georgetown, TX

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Gothic Revival stone church, cornerstone laid March 9, 1892

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/19/2017

last visited: 5/8/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites179 - Ward Memorial UM Church - Austin, TX

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Ward Memorial Methodist has been renamed Parker Lane United Methodist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/19/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites363 - First United Methodist Church - Waxahachie, TX

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In the spring of 1849, the Rev. Falacius Reynolds and nine charter members met in the cabin of E. W. and Nancy Rogers in the new settlement of Waxahachie and established a Methodist society.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/16/2017

last visited: never

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In March 1873, after a survey of the newly-established town of Denison enumerated 40 citizens of the Methodist denomination, Reverend Alexander Jamison was sent to the town to organize a Methodist congregation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/13/2017

last visited: never

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Did not find the numbered marker on the outside of the church building. In 1896, the large and current gothic sanctuary was begun. The first service was held on May 2, 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/23/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites237 - First United Methodist Church - Caldwell, TX

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Three story blonde brick building erected in 1927 on land the church has owned since 1841.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2017

last visited: 8/21/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites382 - Bosqueville United Methodist Church - Bosqueville, TX

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Traditional white, wooden-framed Church has a tall steeple with a cross on top. It was completed in 1912. Officially chartered in 1853 as the Bosqueville Church of the Methodist Episcopal Church South with 15 founders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/14/2017

last visited: 3/14/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites441 - Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church - Gholson, TX

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The church site where Wesley Chapel UMC now stands was owned by a Baptist couple, Frank and Lucy Sparks, who donated the plot to the Methodists. They signed over the deed on April 27, 1891.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/14/2017

last visited: 3/10/2021

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Established in 1877 by the Rev. F. Von Schulenbach, this German Methodist congregation was formed through the efforts of two brothers, Charles A. (1844-1931) and William Winkler (1839-1920).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/11/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites254 - First United Methodist Church - Huntsville, TX

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Huge church built of buff colored brick. Covers a city block.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2017

last visited: 4/3/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites367 - Groesbeck First United Methodist Church - Groesbeck, TX

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A red brick church built in 1939.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites149 - Simpson United Methodist Church - Austin, TX

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Simpson United Methodist Church is an African American congregation that operates in the fullness of the Wesleyan tradition: Open Doors, Open Hearts, Open Minds.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites126 - Wesley United Methodist Church - Austin, TX

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Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. The church is a buff-colored, brick structure. Entrance is located at a tall tower on the NE corner of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites327 - Mooreville United Methodist Church - Mooreville, TX

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Church is in the rural community of Mooreville with a population of around 90 people.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2017

last visited: 4/3/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites413 - Tenth Street United Methodist - Taylor, TX

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The Congregation was originally Swedish Methodist Episcopal Church and they met in homes. The modest, wood frame church was built by The Cumberland Presbyterians in 1894. That congregation disbanded and the church was sold in 1910 to the Methodist.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2017

last visited: 9/26/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites412 - First United Methodist Church - Stephenville, TX

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Domed Beaux Arts style sanctuary was completed in 1917.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites455 - First United Methodist Church - Iredell, TX

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One story brick church with steeple. Services are Sunday at 11 a.m.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2017

last visited: 6/25/2021

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Historic United Methodist Sites158 - Cross Tracks United Methodist Church - Liberty Hill, TX

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Since our beginning, the church has had four names: Liberty Hill Methodist Episcopal Church, South; Liberty Hill Methodist Church; Liberty Hill United Methodist Church and now, as of August 20, 2016, Cross Tracks Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/21/2017

last visited: 5/23/2020

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Historic United Methodist Sites428 - First United Methodist Church - Moody, TX

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Red brick A-frame style church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/14/2017

last visited: never

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