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Beginning the CHOG in Houston, Texas


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A story about the writer's mother learning about the CHOG through a woman named Annie Hall in the year of 1909 was mentioned.

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The writer's mother attended a campe meeting in Anderson, Indiana where she was converted and baptized.

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The writer was a member of another church and had no intention of leaving it.

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The writer's mother purchased a tent in order to begin Sunday school.

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Evangelistic service was conducted around 1911.

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A large house was rented by the writer's mother which was used to conduct services. After meeting in this house, services were held in an empty store building before a church building was purchased on Bishop St.

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Seven members of the original group began to evangelize in the Central Park area of Houston, Texas. On October 8, 1923, a Sunday school formed with 25 members present.

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The writer became the first pastor of the Central Park CHOG.


  • From the Series: Creation: 1949 - 1950
  • From the Series: Event: Describing events from 1881 - 1948



2 Sheets

Language of Materials

From the Series: English

Repository Details

Part of the Anderson University and Church of God Archives Repository

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Anderson IN 46012 United States