South Newport, Georgia: Smallest Church in America Team Field Report

Smallest Church in America

Coastal Hwy 17, South Newport, GA
I-95 exit 67, about one mile south on US Hwy 17. Look for a sign on the left (east) side, "Smallest Church in America," white with blue letters, half hidden with trees.
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If not the smallest, it's a highly competitive category. Certainly petite enough to sate your tiny church craving. The day after Thanksgiving 2015, someone set fire to it. Report...

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Tiny church.

Smallest Church in America

The building has been rebuilt since the fire. Nothing inside though yet.

[Karl S., 06/24/2016]

Smallest Church in America.

Smallest Church in America

Rebuilt and reopened! Happened by on a roadtrip and was fortunate enough to see a couple getting hitched!

[Greg Laxton, 02/28/2016]


Tiny church.

Smallest Church in America

Just off the interstate and easy to visit, this tiny church is still in operation. It is a beautiful area and the church itself is lovely.

Be sure to close the door on your way out so the lights will go off automatically. It appears to be in operation 24 hours a day.

[Carley, 06/27/2014]

Stained glass windows.

Smallest Church in America

The smallest church I've ever seen. It's kept up well, and the town has great signage to lead you there. There are also a couple of picnic tables under the cool trees -- very relaxing after a long drive.

[Joy, 05/30/2011]

Even the stained glass windows are cut down to shrimpy church size.

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