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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - February 20, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaPage 2 the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Saturday february 20, 1954 Church Section Church services Assembly of god first Assembly of god Church the Rev. Walter g. Dixon pastor. 1626 w. Palmetto St. 10 sunday school. 11 a. M. Morning worship 8 p. M. Evangelistic service Baptist Baptist Tabernacle Palmetto St and the Rev James Caston putt. 10 a. M. Sunday school 11 . Morning worship p. M. Baptist training Union. 8 p. M. Evening service Calvary Baptist Church Arlington Circle or. Elbert Wili or. 10 . Sunday school worship. P. M. Training. . Evening worship first Baptist Church. The Rev. Edward l. Byrd pastor. 9 . Mission sunday school to crippled childrens Home. A. M. Mission a uncut school at Mission. 10 . Sunday school . Morning worship or Mon. 5 . Training onion tide Mission p. M. Baptist training Union. P. M. Evening worship ser Mon by the pastor. The Rev. Ilay Rumsey pastor. Free will Baptist Church 10 . Sunday school. 11 . Morning worship p. M. Baptist league. P. M. Evening worship. . Young people s or vice. S . Evening worship. Grace Baptist Church Rev. John t Dabney pastor. 10 a. M. Sunday school. . Morning worship. . Baptist training on Ion. . Evening worship. Immanuel Baptist Church 600 East Palmetto Street. Or. Edwin e. Colvin pastor. . Sunday school. . Morning worship set vice Sermon by toe pastor. . Baptist training Union. . Evening worship in vice. Sermon by the souths or Baptist Crossroads the Rev. James Moleod pastor. 10 . Sur stay school . Morning worship. ., Baptist training Union. . Evening worship. Haven original free will Baptist Church Corner of King Avenue and Homestead drive Rev. H. Luther Sanders pastor. 10 school 11 worship will Baptist Lea gue . Evening worship Ebenezer Baptist Church the Rev. Everett h. Croxton Pas Tor. 10 a. M. Sunday school 11 a. M. Morning worship . Baptist training Union. evening worship ser vice. Trinity Baptist Church the Rev. J. J. Abney pastor 124 West Darlington St 10 a. M. Sunday school. A. M. Morning worship. 7 p. M. Prayer service p. M. Evening worship. Lake swamp Baptist Church route 2, Timmonsville c. M. Gullette pastor. A. M. Sunday school. A. M. Morning worship. P. M. Training Union p. M. Evangelistic hour. Five Points Baptist b. Of l. E. Hall. Bill Howard Evange list 10 . Sunday school. 11 . Morning worship. P. M. Evening service. East Side free will Baptist. Little theatre building of air base the Rev. Monroe Harrell pastor. 10 a. M. Sunday school. 11 a. M. Morning worship. 7 p. M. Baptist league. 8 p. M. Evangelistic service. P. M. Wednesday prayer meeting. Holiness pentecostal holiness Church 228 West Darlington Street c. B. Edwards pastor. A. M. Sunday school. A. A morning worship. P. M. Youth meeting. P. M. Evangelistic ser vice. Catholic St. Anthony s Catholic the Rev. Sydney f. Dean pastor the Rev. C. J. Molony assistant Pas Tor the Rev. W. A. Tobin pastor emeritus. 8 a. M. Holy mass. 10 a. M. Hold mass. Christian science Christian science society Darlington. South Ervin Street Dar Urton. 10 a. M. Sunday school. 11 a. M. Service. Church of Christ meeting in recreational building at Timrod Park. Church of god it. The Rev. E. D. Johnson Pistor m radio hour. Church of Ood m Church 10 a. M sunday school 11 a. M. Morning worship 8 p. M. Evangelistic service Rose Hill Church of god he Rev. Edward j. Smith pastor a Miles West of five Points. 10 a. M. Sunday school. 11 a. To. Morning worship. P. M. Evening evangelistic ervice. First Chi Shch of god. Orange Ana Liberty St., Darling of James w. Nida minister. 10 a. M. Sunday school 11 a. M. Morning worship 7 p. M. Youth Fellowship evangelistic services mid week Fellowship wednes Day Nims p. M. Episcopal St. John s episcopal Church so. Dargan St. . Family worship service. 10 school. Prayer and Sermon. 3 Church. Prayer. Lutheran St. Luke s lutheran Church the Rev. Curtis e. Derrick. 10 . Sunday school . Morning service. . Luther leagues. Methodist Central methodist Church Irby Tod Cherei su., Rev e. E. Glenn minister. 10 m sunday school. M. Horning worship 5 . Girls glee club seniors and intermediates. . Evening worship. Intermediates seniors and Young adults St. Paul methodist Church the Rev. Joel e. Cannon pastor 16z9 West Palmetto Street 10 Church school. . Morning worship. . Youth Fellowship. P. M. Evening service a Trice Southern methodist Church the Rev. John p. Roque. More pastor. 10 . Sunday school. . Morning worship . Epworth league. . Evening worship . Wednesday prayer service. Wesleyan methodist. Church the Rev. A. C. Parker pastor. 10 . Sunday school 11 . Morning worship. . Gyps . Evening service. Jehovah s witnesses kingdom Hall of Jehovah s witnesses 111 b South Dargan. Holiness Willow Creek Pentecos Tal holiness Church the u. T. Baldwin pastor. Non denominational Back swamp Unity Chapel . Youth Fellowship 4 . Evening worship. Nazarene Church of the a Azaliene 1103 West Evans Street the Rev Olin b. Booth pastor. 10 a. M. Sunday school. 11 a. M. Worship service. P. M. Evangelistic serv ice. Wednesday prayer service at p. M. Gospel Chapel Christian gospel Chapel 618 Gregg ave. . The lord s supper . Gospel service presbyterian Bethesda presbyterian Church Henry l. Reaves pastor 10 . Sunday school. Fellowship. Pioneers. Juniors. Worship Westminster presbyterian Church the Rev. James b Tubbs minister. 10 a. M. Sunday school a. M. Morning worship 7 p. M. Youth Fellowship p. M. Evening worship. First presbyterian Hutch Park ave. At Cherokee Road or. W. G. Foster pastor. 10 a. M. Sunday school. A. In. Morning worship. 6 p. M. Youth Fellowship. . Evening worship Hopewell presbyterian Church Henry l. Reaves pastor 10 a. M. Sunday school 11 a. M. Morning worship salvation army salvation army capt. Thol a Humphreys officer in charge a. M. Sunday school a. M. Holiness meeting 8 p. M. Evening service. Seventh Day adventist Church 607 West Palmetto St. Elder Louis f. Cunningham Pas Tor. Services smurf in a. M. Sabbath schoo service. 11 a. M. Morning worship Rev. Upchurch Speaks Mullins feb. 19 the Rev Percy Upchurch pastor of the first hip test Church of Mullins was one of the speakers at the statewide conference on even if Llsms held in Columbia feb. 15-17 religion in action Xxxi talks on timely topics tale of Good Shepherd sheep becomes captivating narrative National brotherhood have heard that it hath been said thou Shalt love thy neighbor and hate thine enemy. But i say unto you love your enemies bless them that curse you do Good to them that hate you and Pray for them which despite ully use you and persecute you that be May be the children of your father which is in heaven for he Marketh his to Rise on the evil and on the Good and Send eth rain on the just and on the in just. For it you love them which love you what Reward have be do not even the publicans the same be be therefore perfect even As your father which is in heaven is St. Matthew 48 christianity employs Modem hew methods by George w. Cornell new York feb. 19 we christianity is transported today in some unusual packages. It has to be in order to get around. In modern America with its mosaic of the Ultra new and the very old it takes All kinds of conveyances to cover the ground. As a result the Church today is far from being the Only vehicle for tie gospel. Probably the most striking development has been religion s Don Ning of the seven league boots of radio and television. Tills has be come a prime medium for mod Ern missionaries of Many faiths. But less noticed Are some of the other methods of carrying the Mes Sage into the Back country and into the channels of Industry and contemporary living. One of the techniques has been to turn preachers into pilots. In several sparsely populated areas ministers have taken to planes to tend their flocks. Such is the Case for congregationalist minister Harold w. Heckman in powder River county mont., where he serves a mile area. Airport chapels christianity has also moved to the airports to get close to air travelling americans. Homan Cath Olics have their our lady of the airways Chapel at Boston s air port and chapels at new York s la Gurdia and Idlewild Fields. In Sharp contrast Are the Pas tors who make their rounds by even Donkey. Regu Lar transport for the Rev. Kenneth j. Porray at Community Church at the grand Canyon is a Gray mule. He needs it to visit his in Dian parishioners at the Bottom of the Canyon. Ministers nurses and social workers of the National Council of churches ride in to stay with the million migrant labourers who Fol Low the to reap crops. Then there s the Rise of the drive in religious service to keep abreast of the restless Auto Mobile infatuated masses of americans. Neponset mass., started the idea four years ago with a drive where the whole family in Cludine Gudets could pull in and hear a Sermon. Others followed suit. Highway signs in the Bronx the protestant Council put up this big Highway sign beside its summer drive in Church before your sunday ride drive in and worship there have been similar innovations like the Hocky mount n.c., business group which promoted a Roadside Chapel on u. S. High Way 301 for use by motorists. Utah traffic officials even put this biblical verse on state vehicle inspection stickers hoping to re Duce accidents therefore All things whatsoever be would thai men should do to you do be even so to at a filling station at Wynne Wood okla., operator Irwin w. Tucker has a prayer Sanctuary so people can get a spiritual re fueling when they Stop for . Hundreds of factories and Busi Ness establishments across the country have inaugurated regu Lar devotional periods. For instance Gold s department store Lincoln neb., and the Dallas morning news Start each Day with group prayer. Out of such soil has grown a wide movement for Industrial a Pioneer in this Field is presbyterian pastor an Thony Monteiro of Newark n.j., who has sparked a growing program to put worship into work and Christ s teachings into labor management relations. The talents of entertainers and artists have been drawn into serv ice of religion in novel ways. American catholics will have a National shrink to the blessed Virgin when the Church in this drawing is completed. Walls Are to be started this foundation has been finished and includes a crypt Church which already is in use. A 10-Acrc site in Washington was donated by Catholic University of America. Cornerstone for the building was Laid in 1920 Bur War and postwar Relief work caused suspension of building activity. Church officials say it will rank with the greatest in the world. Sermon is Ebenezer Baptist remedies for Man s . The Light of by miss Ruth Odell missionary to Cuba. Church of the Nazarene 10 Shepherd of the and inherit Central methodist important first Baptist pos invites you t St. Paul methodist Call of to is my Signa Westminster presbyterian some los Junior Sermon. Can i get Ink substitute for Immanuel Baptist we find substitute for god first presbyterian Ideal minister for work of Christ. Woven free baptists hold youth gathering the Rev. Bobby Picirilli. To Jones University graduate Studen was the featured speaker at a of cent meeting at the Haven Origina free will Baptist Church. His topic was knowing god1 will for my the meeting was sponsored b the Young people s auxiliaries of the South Carolina District woman s auxiliary convention the original free will Baptist Young people from 9-18 year of age participated in the program serving As Leader was mrs Luther Sanders District Field d Rector with the woman s auxiliary of the Host Church in charge of arrangements. By Rev. P. Frank Price what is probably the most famil r chapter in the Bible the one lost often quoted in its entirety not in the new testament but n the old. It has had an Appeal own through the Ages even before Christ came and gave it a deeper leaning. Many thousands of articles and Ven books have been written about with Many different explanations. T has always seemed to me that Means most when it fits into our everyday experiences. The lord is my Shepherd i Hall not the lord of the universe appearing under the Fig re of a Shepherd raring for his helpless sheep some of them Way Ard and wandering astray and ome of them getting into trouble v following the crowd always has Appeal to us in our human perverseness and helplessness. I Hall not surely Means i Hall not Lack any Good thing a ording to the lord s definition of hat is Good. Once in my Early ministry i was Raveling along the Road in the i contains weary and Dusty and ired. My Eye caught a rippling Tream by the Side of the Road the grass was Green and the hade of the Trees was. Most in i went and sat Down under he Shade of the Trees drank some f the cold water and then went on try Way truly refreshed. Then i Houglin of those words in the 23rd 3salm he Marketh me to lie own in the Green pastures he Eadeth me beside the still Waters be rest Oreth my Yea though i walk through the Valley of the Shadow death 1 will fear no evil for Hou Art with me thy Rod and thy staff they Comfort there Are three things we can say about those words which have comforted so Many in the dark and trying hour 1 the Road through the dark Valley or the deep Ravine _ not a Deaden nor is it a grave Vard. It May be fearful but there s an opening on the other Side. That Little word the Good Shepherd leads us All the Way through 2 i will fear 10 evil Here As in so Many 3arts of the Bible Means that which s of the evil sometimes lie word evil is translated evil one. That is no evil or ugly thing to be feared. All the things that seem so fearful in the dark Valley Are controlled by god s love and Ove casts out fear 3 thy Rod and thy staff they Comfort it is a thick and Strong Rod to resist in wild beast which the Shepherd even though the milling about. Then has in one hand and the staff which has Crook on it in the other. With the staff he can reach up to an overhanging tree As he climbs he Steep places or with the staff in can reach Down and pull Hack the lost sheep that is ready to Teristi. Prep Auest before me a table in the presence of my ene Mies at one time in China when i was a Young missionary still unmarried there arose All of a Den one of the anti foreign riots that was so common in those Days which it was easy to raise a against the hated foreigner. I was invited to the Home of an older missionary and his wife who were having another missionary to Dine with them that evening. As i went through the scattered crowds Here and there there were suspicious looks and whispered threats and now and then they would raise the cry kill the fore but As i entered this missionary Home All was quiet and unperturbed crowds were 1 thought of that verse As we sat Down to the supper table thou prepares a table before me in the presence of my by the time that supper was Over the crowds had grown weary and scattered. Thou anoint est my head with Oil my cup run Neth we think of David who As a Youji was chosen Over his seven older Broth ers As Samuel anointed him King. He could say with grateful Joy thou anoint est my head with Oil my cup run Neth As deeply True and As deeply loved is the 23rd psalm yet it is not the last word in the expression of god s care for his people under the figure of the Good Shep Herd. New truths break Forth As we read the 10th chapter of John. There the Good Shepherd himself is speaking and is revealing pro found and precious truth which Are not found in the 23rd psalm and in other parts of the old Testa ment. Jesus says truly truly i say to you i am the door of the sheep if any Man enter in by me he will be saved and will go in and find pasture 1 come that they might have life and have it More then there Are three great and new truths 1 i am the Good Shepherd the Good Shep Herd lays Down his life for the in these words we learn that it was the Good Shepherd himself who made a Way through the Valley of the Shadow of death by sacrificing his own life. When Canon Bryan Green sets visit to Florence feb. 28 Canon Bryan Green and the Rev. Harold Frankham of eng land will appear in Florence feb 28 As part of their South Carolina Mission being sponsored by the Best known its slower in the anglican Church. He has preached throughout speaking episcopal Church. St. John s episcopal Church which is sponsoring the visit to Florence has announced that serv ices feb. 28 will be held in the auditorium of Mcclenaghan High school so that As Many persons As possible May be Able to hear the two Well known speakers. The services will be conducted at a. Canon Green and or. Frankham will open the Mission in Charles ton s county Hall tomorrow and continue it through March 2. Canon Green is recognized As missionary to get funds from youths Darlington feb. 19 miss Ethel Williamson a missionary in Havana Cuba will receive funds for youth work on the Island with in a few Days. A project by a group of Young people of Darling ton will be responsible. The Young people of Trinity methodist Church Are setting aside a certain of Money during february. It can be used any Way desired by miss Williamson. A native of Darlington she is a teacher in Havana College. She spends her vacations each Mer with relatives in Darlington. The Money will be forwarded to the Darlington missionary worker Early in March. Lutheran missionary entertained Here during the past week the brotherhood of St. Luke s evangelical lutheran Church entertained the Rev. John Peery missionary on furlough from India. After a fish Stew tuesday even ing or. Peery present cd the work of the United lutheran Church in the India Field and a general study of the nature of political conditions in India at the present time. His presentation was concluded with a film on the life of a missionary in India. Has been redecorated and the an nex completed with an investment of about Mullins Church gets renovation addition Mullins feb. 19 Trinity Southern methodist Church is undergoing extensive additions and repairs. A new Annex contains several additional classrooms for the Day school in addition to a dining room and Kitchen and n Bible club room. Much of die work has been done by members of the men s fellow ship club the Church auditorium revival continues at Haven Church a series of revival services now in Progress at Haven original free will Baptist Church will continue through wednesday. The Rev. T. G. Hamilton of Glenville ga., is guest minister. A special feature of the services saturday night will be a Christian film the Light of the preaching will follow. Another film you can t will be offered during a joint league meeting at . Sun Day. The films were produced at Bob Jones University. The Rev. Luther Sanders is Pas Tor of the Church. The world. English he Rector of St. Martins in the Bui ring Birmingham England and is also a Canon of Birmingham Cathedral. Conway churches plan for easter Conway feb. 19 ministers of the Conway churches meeting in a special session tuesday out lined a cooperative series of activities leading up to easter Day. Members of All churches will be urged to support each of the events scheduled As an expression of Unity of purpose among All christians. Sardis Church plans revival Timmonsville i cd. K a series of revival services will begin at the Sardis Baptist Church March 14 and will continue for one week. Services will be held each Day at . The Rev. W. P. Hall sr., Pas Tor will deliver the sermons. Bryan Blackwell. Music director and mrs. Wallace walkup. Organist will be in charge of the music. In. Was attacked by the wild least he in defense of the hip Ess sheep gave his own life in or Der that they might be saved. All along the Way through the dark Valley we can see the blood stains that Are the sign and Seal of our redemption. 2 i am the Good Shepherd i know my own and my own know me As the father knows me and i know the father and i Lay Down my life for he sheep. My sheep hear my voice and 1 know them and they allow me and i give unto them eternal 3 and other sheep hat arc not of this fold 1 must bring them also and there will be one flock and one then in the Book of Luke he gives the famous parable of the lost sheep and the Shepherd seeking his sheep until he find it. What a Story his is and How Many sermons and songs have been written upon it. Great hymn about the lost sheep was written by Ira d. Sankey Bush a biography of d. L. Moody by Richard e. Day contains the following touching account of the birth of that great Ivan. May 20, 1874, Sankey and Moody were in the Glasgow rail Way station waiting for a train to Edinburgh where they were to hold a three Days series of meet nos. Beginning May 21. Sankey bought a Penny newspaper. Among the advertisements he found miss Clephane s poem the ninety and composed in 1868. He clip Ped it pasted it into the seed and read it to Moody who was unimpressed. Two Days later at noon Moody was speaking in the free Assembly Hall upon the Good Bonar followed Moody. When Bonar finished Moody said Sankey have you an appropriate guidance came powerfully upon Sankey to sing the yet to do that meant Stark improvising there was no music. Lifted his heart in prayer opened the seed plot to the clipping and be in a there were ninety and nine that safely Lay in the shelter of the fold but one was out on the Hills away far off from the Gates of Gold the first verse went Well. He wondered if he could repeat the Melody on the second. He did. Note for note. And it has not been changed to this Day the great sigh that went up from the vast Audi ence and the sobs of thousands bore testimony that Zion had a new it was my privilege to hear or. Sankey sing this hymn at Northfield mass at the summer conference in 1889. He often Sang it by request and was always care Ful to give god the glory for the Good that the hymn seemed to do. And in that occasion he told this Story he and or. Moody had just re turned from their great Campaign in England and crowds were Gath ered at Northfield to hear them. It was impossible for the Village Church to hold the crowd and so Moody advised them to go out while or. Sankey rolled his Little hand Organ out on the porch from which also or. Moody spoke. One mile away on the Connecticut River there was a Man grumbling at his door and saying who is this Man anyway. We All know him Why make such an ado about d. L. Moody that Ter carries sound and Sankey s Sang the ninety and water carries sound and Sankey s Voic voice reached that Man on the other Side of the Connecticut River a mile away. And that night he was convicted and converted. In connection with the seeking of the lost sheep Jesus said the son of Man came to seek and to save that which was we have no happier work to do than to seek the lost sheep or the Little lambs and with tenderness and sympathy bring them Back to the fold of the Good Shepherd. In that event even the Angels rejoice c Rise or of a great Empire a Small happening compared with this. But As Jesus said or a ily i say to you there is Joy in heaven Over one sinner that re Church women study Darlington feb. 19 the third and fourth programs of the study course the life and task of the Church were held this week by the women of the Dar Lington presbyterian Church and Trinity methodist Church. The women met tuesday and thursday afternoons in the new educational building of Trinity Church. Gasoline 28 5 for super a we make real estate Loans the installation of that new water system and bathroom facilities see us for your requirements National finance corp. 212 North Darrun Street dial 7153 it your state and mine where Highway 76 Cross is Twenty three mile Creek Between Anderson and Clemson near Sandy Springs is something that if probably unique in America. A a Oor Feii Bridget on a dirt Road that runs along the Banks of the Creek crosses just above the water. Directly Over that is r Ron rate Bridge on Highway 76, and just above this Bridge is Long Trest on the blut Ridge railway. Someone kits figured that five Levels and types of transportation could be seen at one time at this Point one directly a no the a boat on the Stream a Wagon on the dirt Road an automobile on the Highway train on the trestle and Plant in the sky. Some years ago Robert rip icy in his believe it or crime in illustration of this unusual spot. Although it was published in Hundred newspapers in America chances Are there Are it great Many South carolinians who do not know about it and Many have doubtless crossed the Bridge without noticing it. Presides capital life insurance company n Orvla it sin Al

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