Arson investigators in Alabama are working to determine if a fire at a Baptist church was intentionally set.
The church building of New Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Hueytown, Alabama is a total loss as a result of a fire on 5 August.
Hueytown is a community of slightly more than 15,000 people. The local fire department was assisted by firefighters from Bessemer, Alabama which is a larger neighboring city.
No injuries were reported.
The congregation plans to hold Sunday services at a nearby community center.