Devoted to the Propagation and Defense of New Testament Christianity
November 7, 1963
NUMBER 27, PAGE 6-7b

Clippings, Comments, News

Clyde O. Moore, 2706 Paul Ave., Lufkin, Texas

New Creatures

Robert L. Love, preacher for the Calmont church, Fort Worth, Texas, reports one baptism the first Sunday in October, During a recent meeting at the Floral Heights church, Wichita Falls, Texas, there were seven baptisms. Luther Blackmon preached in the meeting. Joe Scarborough is the local preacher.

One has recently been baptized in Hanceville, Alabama, according to Edward O. Bagwell, the local preacher.

Two were baptized the last Sunday in September at the church in Alameda, California, according to Edward Brouillette, the preacher.

Leslie Diestelkamp, preacher for the Galena Park church in Aurora, Ill., reports one baptism during a recent meeting with Sewell Hall.

There were two baptisms the first Sunday in October at Spring and Blaine, St, Louis, Mo. Jimmy Tuten is the preacher.

During a recent meeting in Morton, Texas, there were two baptisms, George Patterson did the preaching. Lee Sergent is the local preacher.

A. A. McInroe, preacher for the Southside church in Midland, Texas, recently conducted a meeting in Dallas, Texas, where J. R. Lewis is the preacher. One was baptized.

During the first two weeks of October, there have been six baptisms at the Washington Ave. church, Russellville, Alabama, where Eugene Crawley is the preacher.

There were six baptisms during the recent meeting at Danville, Kentucky. Grover Stevens of Louisville, Ken., did the preaching.

Four were baptized at Coalinga, California, during an early October meeting with Forrest Moyer doing the preaching. Donald R. Givens is the local preacher, having moved there the latter part of September.

Meetings This Week

Dumas, Texas — The Sixth and Meredith church will have a meeting, Nov. 4th-10th, with Hoyt Houchen of Abilene, Texas, doing the preaching. Derrel Shaw is the local preacher.

Newbern, Tenn. — John Iverson of Port Arthur, Texas, will be with the church in Newbern, Tenn., Nov. 3rd-10th, according to an announcement from Jesse Kelley, the local preacher.

Lexington, Kentucky — The University Heights church, meeting 328 Clifton Ave., will have a meeting Nov. 4th-10th, with B. G. Hope of Bowling Green, Kentucky, doing the preaching. Bob Crawley is the local preacher.

Houston, Texas — Oliver Murray of Lufkin, Texas, will be with the Cloverleaf church, Nov. 3rd-10th. Billy Elmer preaches regularly for this church.

Bald Knob, Arkansas — Guthrie Dean, preacher for the church in Bald Knob, announces a meeting for Nov. 3rd-10th with Harold Sharp of Conway, Ark., doing the preaching.

Birmingham, Alabama — The Huffman church, meeting 525 Roebuck Drive, will have a meeting Nov. 3rd-10th, with Luther Blackmon of Pasadena, Texas, doing the preaching, according to word from Frank Smith, the local preacher.

Decatur, Georgia — David Tant, preacher for the Snap-finger Road church, 2622 Snapfinger, announces a meeting with Robert Harkrider of Birmingham, Alabama, doing the preaching, for Nov. 3rd-10th.

Corpus Christi, Texas — The Parkway Drive church, 4215 Dakin Place, will have a meeting, Nov. 4th-lOth, with Elmer Moore of Highlands, Texas, doing the preaching. Services each morning, Monday-Friday, at 10 and each evening, Monday - Saturday, at 7:30. Pat Parish is the regular preacher.

Nacogdoches, Texas — The church which meets at the corner of Mound and Starr, will have James Adams of Oklahoma City in a meeting, Nov. 4th-10th. Brooks Webb is the local preacher.

Louisville, Kentucky — The Manslick Road church will have a meeting Nov. 4th-l0th, with W. C. Sawyer doing the preaching. Bill Liggin is the regular preacher.

Louisville, Texas — James Needham, preacher for the Expressway church, announces a meeting for Nov. 4th-10th with Dudley Ross Spears doing the preaching.

Announcements Received Late

Louisville, Kentucky — The Haldeman Ave. church will have a meeting, Oct. 27-Nov. 3rd, with Robert Williams doing the preaching. Cecil Douthitt is the local preacher.

Shelbyville, Term — The El Bethel church will have a meeting, Oct. 20-26th with a different speaker each night. Time of services are 7:30 each evening.

Preachers To New Locations

William M. Deuell, has recently moved from Gilbert, Arizona, to Summerfield, Ohio, to work with the church there. His address is: Box 23, Summerfield, Ohio.

News Briefs

Santa Clara, California — After meeting two and half years in the I. O. O. F. hall the church in Santa Clara has moved into their own building located 1755 Catharine Street. (Correspondents please note change of address.) The church was activated in Santa Clara with most of its members coming from the Sunnyvale congregation. Their first gospel meeting will be conducted from Oct 10th-16th, with Don Wilson of Northridge, California, doing the preaching. Don McMillen is the local evangelist.

Jacksonville, Texas — Clyde Strickland moved to Jacksonville, Texas, last summer to work with the Southside church. They have made some progress since his move there, both in attendance and contributions. He is being supported primarily by other congregations. His total support is $625 per month. He has a wife and five children to support out of this. Out of this total amount he also must pay his house rent and utilities. He also, out of his salary, pays for a weekly radio broadcast, amounting to $8 per week. He could use about $50 more per month in order that he can continue with this broadcast. Is there not some church or individuals that can supply him with this amount. If you can, or if you want further information contact: Clyde Strickland, 710 Fort Worth St., Jacksonville, Texas.