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Stand Against Slavery from Pennsylvania

Posted on Aug 17th, 2017 - 0 Comments

August 17, 1855.  Pennsylvania’s Northumberland Baptist Association took a strong stand against slavery.   While many associations merge or…

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Pioneer Missionary to American Indians

Posted on Aug 13th, 2017 - 0 Comments

August 13, 1808.  Isaac McCoy was licensed to preach from Silver Creek Baptist Church in Indiana.  McCoy became a pioneer missionary to American…

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New Light Beulah, Hopkins, SC, Celebrates 150th Anniversary

Posted on Aug 13th, 2017 - 0 Comments

August 13   New Light Beulah Baptist Church of Hopkins, SC celebrates their 150th anniversary under the leadership of Dr. Malcolm L.…

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Mother Criticized for Returning to Mission Field

Posted on Aug 11th, 2017 - 0 Comments

August 11, 1822.  Helen Maria Griggs was baptized and joined a Baptist church in Brookline, MA.  She offered herself to go to Burma, unmarried and…

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