Athens Strip Club to be Transformed by Church Posted on What was once a place for adult entertainment…will soon become a place…. Both have closed down. But inside, stripper poles, a dusty viewing window and a room called "the dungeon" remain. Which is why the new owner of the buildings…may be a bit surprising. A church of about 50 members has purchased both properties. Athens Link Fellowship first made an offer on Chelsea's, which had been up for sale for several years.
"Fantasia" (Strip Club?) in a Polebarn, Huntsville | Flickr
Today, the area of St James's is still sometimes called "clubland". Clubs took over some parts of the role occupied by coffee houses in 18th-century London , and reached the height of their influence in the late 19th century. The first clubs, such as White's , Brooks's and Boodle's , were aristocratic in flavour, and provided an environment for gambling, which was illegal outside of members-only establishments. The 19th century brought an explosion in the popularity of clubs, particularly around the s. At their height, London had over such establishments.
Heather Green A multisite church based in Alabama has recently purchased a former strip club, with the goal of converting it into a sanctuary and community center. Refuge Church, which has campuses in Athens and Huntsville, bought the former Jimmy's Too club located in Harvest for its Huntsville campus, which currently meets at a local elementary school. Refuge Lead Pastor Jason Parks told The Christian Post that the building was chosen as the new home for the Huntsville campus due in part to its proximity to major population centers. A former strip club that Refuge Church purchased in July The church hopes to have the facility ready for its Huntsville, Alabama campus by spring of
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