The Heritage Presbyterian Church was founded in Acworth, Georgia, in 1976, the bicentennial of the United States of America.
The first pastor was The Rev. Fred Boozer. The Rev. Sid Gunter took over the reigns in 1987.
Heritage has more than 600 members and 275 children and youth members. Heritage has completed five building programs and the church recently completed its fifth building program; a $1.2 million Mission and Ministry Center.