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 10, 201611:00 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 and the serving of the Lovefeast buns and tea. Free event, but seating priority given to Old Salem ticketed guests.

Additional 2016 details to follow.

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

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