The 1802 Sandy Creek Baptist Church, located on Sandy Creek Church Road in Liberty, is the oldest organized church and oldest surviving religious structure in Randolph County. Its founding in 1755, by Elder Shubal Stearns, was among the most significant landmarks in Baptist history. Local historic landmark designation was approved by the Randolph County Board of Commissioners on April 6, 2009. Disclaimer: Randolph County and its municipalities have designated a variety of historic landmarks. Just as with state and national historic landmarks, visitors should be aware that some are private and not open to the public. Please contact the Visitors Bureau for additional information regarding accessibility before traveling long distances.