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Looking Back: 1966 Christian Church 80th Celebration

Fifty years ago on March 27, 1966, the Cheney Christian Church held a celebration for its 80th anniversary.

Looking Back – Church Fire

Twenty-five years ago on June 19, 1990, fire gutted the old, vacant, Congregational Church on 4th at F Street. The fire was believed to have been started by a 10-year-old boy and his friends who had been seen playing with fire in the area that day. You can support the museum by making a donation now at http://ow.ly/OhtVh

On This Date: Congregational Church Dedicated

 On Sunday Dec. 11, 1881, Congregational Church dedicated its wooden church building on 4th near corner with F Street in Cheney, Washington. The building was 30’ x 50’ with a 10’ x 10’ tower which was 75’ high. The church could seat 300, and had a 500 lb bell given to the congregation by Rev. Cushing Eells. [ Posted Wed, 11 Dec 2013 10:01:19 ]