The HQ for Jimmy Swaggart Ministries is in Baton Rouge.
It is still occupado. However, not all the buildings on its campus are. This never-completed dorm for the Jimmy Swaggart Bible College has a fence around it, so because I am a law-abiding citizen, these like, other guys named Cosh and Jo supplied me with photos.
Good one, Cosh and Jo, I totally would have taken a picture of that graffiti, too.
Apparently the place has been cleared out recently, and it's a lot cleaner there than you might expect.
The unfinished dorm rooms have robotic faces.
And some afford views of the scenic Mall of Louisiana.
There are holes through the floors where plumbing and heating were supposed to go.
And muy dangeroso elevator shafts with mosquito hatcheries at the bottom.
The graffiti is the only sign of life--there was (according to our sources) only one beer can and several bottle caps on premises.
Other graffiti not pictured covered all the usual bases of illustrations of male genitalia, who to call for a good time, who was a fag , and who you could buy a gram from. One surprising trend in graffiti was references to alternative rock, like a quote attributed to Alice in Chains, the NIN logo, shout-outs to Superchunk as well as Bad Religion (take that, Jimmy S.) and this, from the roof:
Also from the roof: