Devoted to the Propagation and Defense of New Testament Christianity
February 13, 1964

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

Meetings This Week Pasadena, Texas — W. L. Wharton of San Antonio, Texas, will be in a meeting at the Red Bluff Road church in Pasadena, Texas, February 10M-16th. Ralph Williams and Luther Blackmon are the local preachers.

Lufkin, Texas — Robert Farish, preacher for the Fourth and Groesbeck church, Lufkin, announces a meeting, February 9th-15th, with Marshall Patton of Orlando, Florida, doing the preaching. All in the Lufkin area are urged to attend.

Louisville, Kentucky — The Expressway church, 4437 Sixth Street, Louisville, will have a meeting February 10t11-16th. William Wallace, preacher for the Belmont church in Indianapolis, Ind., will do the preaching. James P. Needham is the local preacher.

Canoga Park, California — The Winnetka Ave. church, 7054 Winnetka, announces a meeting, February 10th-16th, with services each evening at 7:30. Floyd Thompson, preacher for the Berrydale church in Santa Anna will be the visiting preacher. Roy Cogdill and Leon Goff are the local preachers.

New Creatures

The last six months of 1963, nine were baptized at the Shively church, Louisville, Kentucky. Glen L. Shaver is the preacher at Shively, moving there in July of 1963. One was baptized the first Sunday in 1964. Three were baptized during meetings he conducted.

Derrel Shaw, evangelist for the 6th and Meredith Streets church, Dumas, Texas, reports a baptism the second Sunday in January.

Dudley Ross Spear, preacher for the 13th and Main Street church, Blytheville, Arkansas, reports a baptism January 11th.

During recent meetings in Cookville, Tennessee, four were baptized. J. T. Smith, preacher for the Belmont Heights church, Tampa, Florida, did the preaching. One was baptized at Belmont Heights on Dec. 15th.

Bob Crawley, preacher for the University Heights church, Lexington, Kentucky, reports a baptism on Jan. 8.

On December 28th one was baptized at the Washington St. church, Camden, Arkansas, where Charles Beatty preaches.


The debate between Bill Cavender, gospel preacher, and Marvin Hicks, Pentecostal preacher, is scheduled February 10th-14th. The subject for discussion will involve the Godhead, Gifts, and Water Baptism. Services will begin each evening at 7:30. Each disputant will have two thirty minutes speeches each evening. The first night of the debate will be in the Greggton building in Longview. Some of the debate will be in the Pentecostal building. Make your plans to attend every service of this debate.

Preachers To New Locations

After three years With the Holden Heights church in Orlando, Florida, Earl Fly is moving to Lawerenceburg, Tennessee, to work with the First Street church. He will move the first of February.

After three and one-half years with the Southside church in McAlester, Oklahoma, J. R. Pope has moved to Tahlequah, Oklahoma, to work with the Central church. Ronnie Pope is being supported in Tahlequah by the Spring Branch church, Houston, Texas, where George T. Jones preaches. Correspondents note his change of address: 1009 S. State, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, 74464, Phone GL 6-3721.