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Bethlehem Evangelical Church

Bethlehem Evangelical Church
Bethlehem Evangelical Church

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6400 Oak Hill Rd, oringally RR3 Outer Oak Hill Rd
Evansville, IN

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1924 Church replaces old building
1960 Education wing added


Southwest corner of Oak Hill Rd and Whetstone Rd, just past Heckel Rd
District: Center Township
Latitude: 38.036295
Longitude: -87.510191
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replaced hookerville methodist church church was founded 1880s first met in Hooker School schoolhouse The Bethelehem Evangelical and Reformed Church was establishedorganized purchased abandoned building 1906 bethlehem evangelical and reformed church

A new church was built 1924 to facilitate the growing congregation. The bell came from old Emmanuel Church near Cypress (union twp?)

merger between the evangelical and reformed 1935 and the church was renamed bethlehem evangelical and Reformed 1951 enlarged

In 1960 the church was remodeled and an education wing was added in the rear.

In 1961, following a denominational merger, Bethelehem Evangelical and Reformed Church was renamed Bethlehem United Church of Christ

See also

Bethlehem UCC website Churches / Religion Center Township district

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