Learning the History One of the activities that occupies my time is learning the history of the area where I pastor. Believe me, there’s more than enough to keep one learning for a long, long time. But learning local history is vitally important for getting to know the people one’s called to shepherd. And being […]
via Observations from a Middle-Georgia Pastorate: Adventures In History, or “Break’n the Law” — The Recovering Legalist. Here’s the link to the YouTube video if it doesn’t load above – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLLHg3jKmk0. It’s a story about a closed mental institution in Georgia. He does reference the cemetery.
Wonder how many people are actually buried in that cemetery? An old Kentucky mental hospital recorded 2,000 burials in its cemetery, but as volunteers started working on the cemetery, they found 4,000 burials with an expected 7,000+ burials once they finish cleaning up the cemetery.