Historic Church Faces Foreclosure

Flat Rock Community Church

Dekalb County has been home to Flat Rock Community Church for 150 years.  The history of this place of worship extends into the days of slavery, yet there isn’t any protection over the historic home to keep it from being foreclosed by banks and leaving its worshippers on the streets to find someplace else to go. 

According to All Headline News, one of the members told reporters that the institution was in  “financial limbo.”  The church took on financial trouble when they broke their alliance with the United Methodist denomination back in November. The split left the congregation significantly smaller and unable to foot the mortgage left behind.

Read more here about the fate the church is facing.

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