Located in the heart of Talladega National Forest

The Shoal Creek Baptist Church is about 13 miles from Heflin, Alabama.

Church thumbnail image Shoal Creek Church sign

Over a century ago, these hills and hollers were heavily populated with gutsy pioneers whose courage and perseverance were aided by their worship of God in this historic structure.

The Shoal Creek Baptist Church Preservation Society, Inc. invites you to learn more about this landmark icon cherished by so many.

The History of Shaol Creek

The exact events surrounding the beginning of the Shoal Creek Baptist Church are unclear.  Who were these people and from where did they come?

Learn Shoal Creek’s History
Preservation Efforts

Learn about who cares for the church and how the Shoal Creek Baptist Church Preservation Society Inc. was created.

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In the News

Read the articles and stories covering Shoal Creek Baptist Church.

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Request to use the Church

Phone 256-463-7523


Fruithurst, AL 36262, United States