Samuel L. Speck
- Existence: 1862 - 1918
Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:
Letter contains unconnected information, such as J. C. Fisher preached 'wonderful' sermons but there was opposition in every place where the message of CHOG was preached. Letter continues with how early ministers did not charge for preaching, but author believes that ministers are now preaching for money. Letter ends with what can be potentially be considered an uplifting remark on how persecution drives one closer to the Heavenly Father.
Letter contains information on CHOG in Springfield, MO. The chruch building was constructed in 1904 when W. J. Henry was pastor. In 1885, Sister Carmichael led a reformation and invited J. P. Haver to hold a revival meeting. The letter also contains a story that the writer, A. M. Roberts told to him by his mother about Brother Kilpatrick.