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S. M. Carnes


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Early History of the CHOG Reformation Movement in FL, 1949-07-04

 Item — Box CHOG 176, Folder: Florida
Scope and Contents

Includes a cover letter about the difficulty of establishing churches and W. O. Moon's entry into ministry. The letter details the development of churches in FL and Moon's influence as well as the revivals held. Eary evangelists worked under severe hardships but many answered the call from other states to pastor in FL.

Dates: Event: 1949-07-04

History of the Church of God of Coldwater, Michigan, 1949

Scope and Contents Letter contains information on Charles Eldrige (pastor in Borlington) conducting meetings in private homes in Coldwater. Letter than describes tent meetings held in 1895 with J. L. Pike and a person of color pastor only identified with the last name 'Smith.' During this meeting, Nina Smith (no connection to previous Smith) was converted to Christianity and began ministry in her home as well as Sister Olmstead. Letter continues stating various ministers went to Coldwater to conduct meetings,...
Dates: 1949