b. Carthage, Missouri m. Lillian Pine d. Anderson, Indiana
Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:
A two page letter and short cover letter containing information about many pioneer ministers including Hazel Neal, William Ebel, and the Bennett family. Written by William A. Bixler.
Letters discussing the events that led to the building of the Church of God in Bessemer, Alabama.
Parents were from Germany and he worked in Dayton, OH. It details how he came in contact with CHOG and working at the Gospel Trumpet in Moundsville in 1903. An oversight of mission home in Essen, Germany where he promised to preach the truth.
Letter describes the history of CHOG doctrine was introduced to Mississippi in 1888 with the first meeting of the D. S. Warner group taking place near Dixon, MS. The group faced mass persecution with D. S. Warner responding with a hymn he wrote titled "Who will Suffer with the Savior." Despite persecution, D. S. Warner was able to establish a church in every community he conducted a gospel meeting with the State Camp location at Dixon, MS.
This document contains a three page letter, a one full page letter, and notes from an interview with Mamie Bolds Hands all recording the life of George E. Bolds and his family.