1736 Settlement on the Savannah River

The Town of Ebenezer

Jerusalem Lutheran Church-formed from St. Anna’s Lutheran Church-Augsburg, Germany



The Church has an active congregation today


To read more about this historic settlement,  and the Salzburgers journey from Austria click here


Located on the bank of the Savannah River in Effingham County Georgia.  For museum hours or services at the church click here

Visit Norm and Thursday Doors to view doors from all over the world

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An early morning thump at the front door or the morning paper handed to them at the corner newsstand was once how most folks found out the current state of the world. img_6369

After reading a paper from front to back, differences of opinions arose.  Like the twenty-four-hour news networks of today,  it was easy to confuse news with a writer’s personal views.