Our vision is to restore Pine Mills Church for the enjoyment and education of future generations. We believe the church needs to be preserved as an artifact of Muscatine County’s settlement history and its German-American heritage.

Before and after restoration photos below.



About us:

Friends of the Old Stone Church was formed in 2006 under the auspices of the Muscatine Area Heritage Association, a non-profit, 501(c)(3), Iowa corporation established in 1971.


Our Board Members:

President: John Scott

Vice-President: David Metz

Treasurer: Barb Hyman

Secretary: presently unfilled

Chairman: Steven Schoenig


Acknowledgement of Support Received in the Past:

This project has been supported in part by the State Historical Society of Iowa, Historical Resource Development Program, the Community Foundation of Greater Muscatine, the American/Schleswig-Holstein Heritage Society’s Endowment Fund, and the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend.