“Flora-Bama’s Worship At the Water celebrates 2nd anniversary”
by Fran Thompson
The Mullet Wrapper
Issue – July 10-24, 2013
The Flora-Bama Lounge and Package has been described as the world’s greatest honky-tonk. Straddling the Alabama-Florida line, it’s an enormous bar that hosts hundreds of events every year. It’s the sort of place one should visit at least once in a lifetime.
For the last couple of years, the Flora-Bama has been doing something entirely different – hosting weekly church services called “Worship at the Water.” Whatever your view of religion, Fran Thompson’s story from the local Mullet Wrapper is an interesting piece describing the Flora-Bama’s decidedly-different take on church.
The “main story” is at the link I have copied above. There is a second, shorter article on a baptism in the Gulf of Mexico at the link below –