1544 Bear Creek Pike
Columbia, TN 38401
Phone: (931) 388-2500
Fax: (931) 388-2595
Established in 1877, the Grace Episcopal Church is one of the oldest churches in the city. The majestic church building was designed by noted architect P.J.Williamson, and constructed in the Carpenter Gothic Style. The well-maintained edifice has numerous striking features including the stained glass windows and original woodwork. There have been numerous additions to the original structure over the years to enhance its beauty.
Set along the banks of the free flowing Duck River that is an anglers paradise replete with exotic species of mussels and fish, the city of Columbia claims to be the "Mule capital of the world". An ode to the mules is paid every year on April Fools Day. Incorporated in 1817, this was a prosperous agricultural town which had its share of heritage attractions, ancestral homes and plantations. Columbia came into the limelight once again in 2009 when Hannah Montana was filmed here.
St. Peter's Episcopal Church is located at Columbia, Tennessee. This historic church dates back to the 1860s era and comes under the Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee. It was placed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
The College Grove Methodist Church was built as well as designed in 1888 by by T.G. Slate. In 1988, it was entered into the National Register of Historic Places.
Williamson Medical Center serves the communities of Brentwood and Franklin, ten miles south of downtown. In addition to providing emergency and in-patient services, the hospital specializes in advanced treatment and medical research of oncology and sports medicine. Disease prevention and health maintenance programs, such as blood pressure screenings and cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) classes.
The St. Paul's Episcopal Church is a historic church located in Franklin, Tennessee. Built in 1831, this church is a fine example of Gothic Revival style architecture and features red brick exteriors and gable roofs with elegantly designed stained glass windows. The property was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.
Christ Community Church is one of the most popular churches in the Franklin, Tennessee area. As the home church for popular Christian artists such as Amy Grant, Stephen Curtis Chapman, and Michael Card, this church has a firm foundation in the contemporary worship service style. It is also well-grounded theologically as a member of the Presbyterian Church in America. Christ Community Church offers a full spectrum of educational and counseling ministries designed for children, youth, singles, adults and seniors. The church facilities are also commonly used for community events. For more information on service times and upcoming events, visit the church's website. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Church of the Good Shepherd is a welcoming Episcopal church located in Brentwood, Tennessee. The church offers both a traditional and a contemporary worship service as well as Christian educational programs for members and visitors of all ages. Church of the Good Shepherd was established in 1995 and has grown steadily into one of the largest, thriving Episcopal churches in the Nashville area. Family-focused, Church of the Good Shepherd offers a summer vacation bible school in addition to first communion preparation and teen confirmation classes. Check out the church calendar for other church and community events. -Lynn-nore Chittom