We the members of this church, united under the authority and leadership of the Lord Jesus Christ and the Word of God, in order to preserve and secure the principles of our faith, to unite this body around its purposes, and to provide for the orderly governance of ourselves, do hereby ordain and establish this constitution for the Constitution for the Chestnut Grove Baptist Church. This Constitution will preserve the liberties of each individual church member and the freedom of action of this body with respect to its relation to other churches.
Article I: Name and Location
This church was originally named and established on September 30, 1861 and shall be known as the Chestnut Grove Baptist Church, located on Hwy 117 S Henagar, Alabama.
Article III: Our Vision
We are extremely proud of our church family here at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church. We are blessed to have families ranging from young adults and their children to second and third generation families. We believe that the heart and soul of a nation is the family. Through our efforts here at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church we hope and pray that the homes and families in our community will be blessed. We as a church will always strive to please the Lord our Savior and will work to bring the gospel to the lost world.
Article II: Purpose Statement
To bring people to Christ, to baptize them into His church family, to teach them the Holy Scriptures, to encourage them to work in the church and out in the world, bringing a ministry to those in need of a Savior.