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Leindeckers revive 125-year-old church: Couple reopens America’s first Christian Science chapel

October 26, 2011

[Green Bay Press Gazette – greenbaypressgazette.com] By Kent Tempus

When Jim and Linda Leindecker stepped into First Church of Christ Scientist in summer 2010, they found dust, cobwebs and some old paint.

They also discovered a quaint house of worship, charming in its simplicity, the Leindeckers well knew they held a unique place in the denomination — the first building erected for Christian Science anywhere, in 1886… Read story»

See related article: Gift keeps church “alive”»

 

 

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