Christiana Methodist Church
is the Methodist Church now. Can you believe how new it looks
when it was built so long ago? To read the historical marker
in front of the Methodist Church, click
Mount Pleasant Church was a great church. It was for black
people and Korean people.
The Christiana Methodist Church was built in 1857. The cost of this church was 4,000
dollars. Thatís a lot!
Before the church was
built, a society of Methodists organized. They would have
meetings that were
held at their houses. Some Civil war soldiers were buried in the graveyard
next to the church, . It was
originally called "Salem Meeting House. Are you interested in the
Christiana Methodist Church?
Thank you Jesus! Can you
believe the Mount Pleasant Church was built in the early 20th
century? During that time segregation was still in place. This was a black
church at that time.. World War I soldiers were buried here at
The Mount Pleasant Church. It is now a Korean Church.
the Lord! This gothic style church known as the Christiana
Presbyterian Church, was organized in 1732. A 26X36 building
was made in 1738. The church was held for
auction on July 4th, 1857. It was sold for 4,938 dollars.
The present building, pictured above was built in 1857, too.
Colonel John Read and his wife are buried in the graveyard at the
Christiana Presbyterian Church. The Colonel and his wife are
the parents of George Read who signed the Declaration of
Independence and the U.S. Constitution. Stop by the Presbyterian Church anytime!!!
This old church was built
in 1897. Also, like The Mount Pleasant church, it was a black
church too. UAME stands for United African Methodist Episcopal.
Now that youíve read about all the
churches, why donít you stop by? Use the map
to find your way!