Anniversary Lovefeast at St. Philips

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Consecrated December 15, 1861, St. Philips African Moravian Church is the oldest African American church standing in North Carolina.   Freedom was announced in the church on May 21, 1865, by a Union Army cavalry chaplain. Join us as we celebrate the African Moravian legacy.

Anniversary Lovefeast at St. PhilipsSaturday, December 12, 201511:00 am - 12:00 pmSt. Philips African Moravian Church(911 South Church Street)

A Christmas Lovefeast will be held to commemorate the first service held in the African Moravian brick church on December 15, 1861. The brick church replaced the African Moravian Log Church that was built in 1823. The Lovefeast will include special Christmas music by The Voices of God’s Children and the serving of the Lovefeast buns and tea.

This event is free and open to the public. No RSVP required. Limited seating.

For more information, please call Cheryl Harry (336-721-7399, cdharry@oldsalem.org)

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