Faith United Methodist Church
Winfield Chapel, founded at League City by Alex Winfield, Sr., received a donation of land about 1907 and built its first sanctuary on the site. A 1932 storm destroyed that building, and a new one was completed about 10 years later. Circuit riders held worship services for the small congregation.
In December 1966, the district superintendent called a meeting to discuss a union of these two historic churches. In June 1967, the merger of Warren Chapel and Winfield Chapel as Warren-Winfield Chapel became official. Two years later,
Erected 2002 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12744.)
Location. 29° 28.475′ N, 95° 4.018′ W. Marker is in Dickinson, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue G and 22nd Street when traveling north on Avenue G. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dickinson TX 77539, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Holy Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 2 miles away); The Dickinson Station of the Galveston, Houston, & Henderson Railroad Co. (approx. 2.1 miles away); League Park (approx. 2.9 miles away); Mainland Mission Churches (approx. 2.9 miles away); St. Mary Mission Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 3 miles away); T.J. and Mary Lelia Dick House (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dickinson.
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