History and Manual of Union Church; And Preparatory Organizations

History and Manual of Union Church; And Preparatory Organizations : 1850-1890

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...in our own hearts, in History, in all Science and human exper ience. in the Scriptures and in the life and teachings of Jesus, is the duty and dignity of man. Jesus Christ is more and more lovely to me and to possess His spirit and work with Him for the establishing of the Kingdom of truth and peace is my only care and my constant joy." Mr. Webster's pastorate is the longest of all the pastorates. His nameisahousehold word here. Those who differed radically with him (in some ideas, ) as they supposed, nevertire of talking about his life. "By Their Fruits Ye Shall Know Them." born at Beloit, Wis.. May 8, 1853, spent early years on a farm. His father was of Southern blood, froin North Carolina. He moved thence in the early days of the Abolition movement. His mother was of Scotch oiigin, but born in the famous blue grass country of Kentucky. He early imbibed the spirit of Beloit as an educational center, graduating at that College. Finished his Theological course at Chicago Seminary in 1879. He married Miss Mattie Glazier, of Beloit, in 1879 and was ordained the same year. Later he took a year of post-graduate study in Higher Criticism and Skeptical Literature at Yale. Began work for the Home Missionary Society in Wisconsin. First regular pastorate Union Church, beginning December 1884 and ending Feb. 10, 1889. Mr. Chainberlin, while here, preached at Auroraville on Sunday afternoons during a large portion of the time. The following loyal words are contributed to this sketch by Mrs. H. D. Sears, our present Sunday School Superintendent. "His labors here were most successful. A splendid organizer; an untiring worker. He put his own enthusiastic spirit into the Church which steadily grew in interest and numbers...
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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236869311
  • 9781236869319