Southside Baptist celebrates 74th homecoming

first_img Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Since that time, Southside Baptist Church has grown continually.In 1950, Southside started a mission church on Highway 231, which became Bush Memorial Baptist Church on Feb. 3, 1952.In 1957, the church participated in surveying the Troy area to see if a new church was needed. A need was found to exist in the Trojan Terrace-Orion Street area. A Sunday school that started in a dwelling on Orion Street later expanded to include preaching services.The meeting place moved a year later to a larger building and it was organized into the Calvary Baptist Church on June 21, 1959.The church, Southside Baptist, that began as a mission in 1910 helped start two mission churches within its first 50 years.Southside Baptist Church has associations with three churches in Troy and welcomes members of those churches to also join them on Sunday on its important day of celebration. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Southside Baptist Church in Troy will celebrate its 74th Homecoming on Sunday and all former members and friends of the church are invited to attend.On Aug. 24, 1910, members of First Baptist Church of Troy took the necessary steps to begin an auxiliary to First Baptist in the Brundidge Heights area, which was growing rapidly. A church there would be a convenience to the people.According to church records, J.S. Carroll and his wife promised $500 to the building of a church if this amount would be matched plus $100 a year to provide for maintenance. Other smaller pledges were also made. Latest Stories Southside Baptist celebrates 74th homecoming Published 11:00 pm Friday, September 9, 2011 You Might Like Bentley reflects on 9/11 lessons learned On the morning of September 11, 2001, Dr. Robert Bentley was seeing patients in his office when a nurse came… read more Book Nook to reopen Print Article On Sept 10, 1910, 26 people met on the front porch of the Thomas Daniel’s home in Troy and organized the Brundidge Street Sunday School.The Daniels home was located about where the porch of Southside Baptist Church is now located.The porch meetings were called BYOC, which meant bring your own chair. By Jaine Treadwell Sponsored Content Email the author Skip Those who attended the Brundidge Street Sunday School were, therefore, seated in kitchen chairs they brought from their own kitchens and they fanned with paper “elbow” fans.Eight months later, in 1911, the persistent faith and determination of the group of “Sunday schoolers” was rewarded by the building of a small white chapel called the Brundidge Street Chapel.The first Sunday school meeting was held in the new chapel on April 11, 1911 and it was decided that the prayer meetings would be held on Thursday evenings and attendance grew to 100 or more. By 1930, attendance on Sunday was nearly 200.Brundidge Street Chapel was organized into a church in February 1937 and chose the name Southside Baptist Church. By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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