Progress Update – To God Be The Glory Barn

Stephenson County, Illinois — Yesterday it was announced that the iconic barn located in Stephenson County that reads “To God Be The Glory” is being restored thanks to Earl Klinger, and a gentleman named Nate, as an effort to keep the iconic landmark visible for the next generation. Today, we stopped out to get a closer look.

Here’s what the iconic barn looks like today.  You can read this article for more about this legendary landmark located in Stephenson County, Illinois.

3 thoughts on “Progress Update – To God Be The Glory Barn

  • April 22, 2018 at 8:08 pm

    It looks wonderful but I want to know if they are going to leave the most important part of that barn, “To God Be The Glory”???

  • September 9, 2018 at 9:01 pm

    We were delighted today on a trip to Galena to see the “To God be the Glory” barn restored! We first looked for it each trip in 1975-76 on our way to and from Warren Il when my husband and I were engaged and traveling back and forth to see each other. Now we’ve been married 42 years and look for the barn roof message annually on our way to a Lutheran church leader conference each fall at Sinsinawa Mound. Thanks for this continued witness and celebration! We now live in Genoa, Il

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