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The rural church in Missouri: a cornerstone of the community

The following survey included nine churches located in Daviess County.

By Jason L. Jenkins

Editor’s note: The following survey included nine churches located in Daviess County.

In the past 50 years, a number of changes have taken place in rural communities. Wal-Marts have replaced local five-and-dimes, schools have consolidated and corporate agriculture has displaced the family farm. But through it all, the rural church has remained, and according to researchers

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