Historic Markers Across Alabama

Ruhama Baptist Church

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on 2nd Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 33.81    W 086° 43.368
  33.5635    -86.7228
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMCPHC


Constituted in 1819 by pioneer settlers in Territory of Alabama. Oldest Church in Birmingham Baptist Association. Elder Hosea Holcombe served as first pastor. First meeting house was log cabin. Present building is on fourth site.

Erected 1957 by Alabama Historical Association.

End of Ruhama Baptist Church