Established 1820Arthur Love, a charter member, was first pastor. Organized as a Methodist Episcopal Church. Became Methodist Protestant, 1828. Changed to Methodist Church, 1939. Affiliated with United Methodist, 1968. In the original church built of logs, Judge James Q. Smith, Montgomery, in 1869 presided at first court held in Baker Co. (now Chilton). Cir. 185, a frame building replaced log church. Present brick building erected, 1935. Walnut Creek U. M. C. has always maintained a progressive Sunday School.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 9:15pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 537563 N 3635235|
|Decimal Degrees||32.85456667, -86.59855000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 51.274', W 86° 35.913'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 51' 16.44" N, 86° 35' 54.78" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 256-532 Co Rd 458, Clanton AL 35046, US|
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