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Missouri Mid-Century Modern Churches (page 1)

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Christ Presbyterian Church
Hazelwood, MO
The Christ Presbyterian Church was built in 1962. For more, see this website. [map]

Christ the King United Church of Christ
Florissant, MO
The Christ the King United Church of Christ was built as the Independent Congregational Church. It was designed by Manske & Dieckmann and built in 1959. It became the Christ the King Church in 1998. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

St. Mark's United Methodist Church
Florissant, MO
The St. Mark's United Methodist Church was designed by Robert L. Fisher & Associates and built in 1964. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Firestone Baars Chapel
Columbia, MO
St. Luke Methodist Church
Mexico, MO
The Firestone Baars Chapel at Stephens College was designed by Eero Saarinen and built in 1956. For more, see this website. [map]

The St. Luke Methodist Church appears to be from the 1960s. [map]

RLDS Temple
Independence, MO
The RLDS Temple, aka the Community of Christ Temple, was designed by HOK (Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum, Inc.) and completed in 1993. Not mid-century modern but I'll sneak it in anyway. The 300 foot tall stainless steel spire was inspired by a nautilus seashell. For more, see this website. [map]

St. Louis Abbey Priory Chapel
Creve Coeur, MO
The St. Louis Abbey Priory Chapel was completed in 1962. It was designed by Gyo Obata of Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum (HOK) with Pier Luigi Nervi serving as consultant. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]