St. Pauls United Methodist Church, Shreveport Places of Worship

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Shreveport Places of Worship

Antioch Baptist Church
DESCRIPTION: Founded in 1866 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this church is the oldest African-American Baptist Congregation in Shreveport. The church was designed by a noted Shreveport architect, the building represents the Romanesque Revival style.
SUNDAY WORSHIP: 11a
ADDRESS: 1057 Texas Avenue, Shreveport, LA MAP
PHONE: 318-222-7090
WEBSITE: none

Little Union Baptist Church
DESCRIPTION: Many NAACP meetings were held in this church, it was visited by Martin Luther King, Jr., and was also a leader in the civil rights struggle. On 22 September 1963, it was the scene of policemen attacking worshippers during a memorial service for the four young girls killed in the Birmingham church bombing.
SUNDAY WORSHIP: 11a
ADDRESS: 1846 Milam Street, Shreveport, LA MAP
PHONE: 318-221-4491
WEBSITE: none

Old Galilee Baptist Church
DESCRIPTION: The birth of the Caddo school desegregation, a speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1958 and other events are just some of the things that happened at this church founded in 1877. Now an abandoned building, since the Galilee Baptist congregation moved to a larger sanctuary at 1500 Pierre.
SUNDAY WORSHIP: 10:15a
ADDRESS: 854 Williamson Street, Shreveport, LA MAP
PHONE: 318-221-2629

Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
DESCRIPTION: The church was founded in 1925 and was the Black Catholic church in Shreveport. It still has service today and operates one of the most popular private elementary schools.
SUNDAY WORSHIP: 11a
ADDRESS: 1558 Buena Vista Street, Shreveport, LA MAP
PHONE: 318-222-3790
WEBSITE: http://www.olbschurchsport.org

St. Paul United Methodist Church
DESCRIPTION: one of the oldest UM congregations in Shreveport.
SUNDAY WORSHIP: 11a
ADDRESS: 1001 Pierre Avenue, Shreveport, LA MAP
PHONE: 318-424-4953
WEBSITE: https://www.la-umc.org/churchdetail/849703

Williams Memorial CME Temple
DESCRIPTION: One of the oldest CME congregations in the region.
SUNDAY WORSHIP: 10:45a & 6p
ADDRESS: 1501 Peabody Street, Shreveport, LA MAP
PHONE: 318-424-0843
WEBSITE: https://wmsmemorialcme.net

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