The Oldest Church In North Dakota Dates Back To The 1800s And You Need To See It
Here’s a fun fact for you: North Dakota has the most churches per capita in all of the US. There are many beautiful churches across the plains, some large and grand and others small yet gorgeous in their own way. Many of these churches are quite old, and some congregations even older, but none are as old as this specific church in the middle of nowhere. It’s well over a century old and everyone should see it. Take a look:
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The Glencoe Sloan Church is still being used by the original congregation today, making it the oldest in the state. The oldest congregation in North Dakota began in 1818 in Pembina, the oldest town.
To visit this church, click here for the location. They hold services at this church every week.
Leah moved to North Dakota when she was 12 years old and has traveled from the Red River Valley to the badlands and many places in between. She loves small-town life and currently enjoys living on a small farm in the ND prairie. She's always had a passion for writing and has participated in novel writing challenges such as NaNoWriMo multiple times. Her favorite part about this job is recognizing small businesses that deserve a boost and seeing the positive affect her articles can have on their traffic, especially in rural areas that might have otherwise gone overlooked.
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