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A Brief History of the First Baptist Church, Lexington, Kentucky - (Black) - By H. E. N... - 1 views

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    Always fun to see the debates about who is "first" or not... ! Has more to do with men's history than women's but you'll get some ideas about women's roles in Baptist Churches in Lexington.
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    This is really helpful background info!
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Christian Child and Family Services Association » Blog Archive » A History of... - 0 views

  •  Although a charter was procured in 1846, the orphan school did not open until Oct. 3, 1849.  Fourteen pupils were present at the formal opening.  Pinkerton remarked on the occasion:  “Let the universal church remember one of the parting sayings of her dear Redeemer to His disciples, ‘[T]he poor ye have always with you.’ He then gathered the unfortunates in His arms and laid them upon the bosom of His church.  How shall we answer to Him in the day of eternity if this sacred charge should remain neglected?” (pp. 37-38).
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Midway Christian Church - 1 views

  • Restoration Movement
  • The instrument was added amidst much controversy at Midway.
  • What initially caused the problem was that the singing was deplorable. Pinkerton said that the singing would, "scare even the rats from worship."
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  • How could one little piano cause so much devastation among brethren?
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    The Restoration Movement was more than just introduction of a instrument to signing during worship. More information is in the pdf files I can't highlight from the church web site.
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Welcome to Midway Christian Church - 2 views

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    There are some pdf files in the history links of this web page that are full of great information. I tried to annotate but the pdf file wouldn't let me highlight.
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A Brief History of Midway Christian Church - 1 views

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    The second preacher of this church founded the KY Female Orphan School. Just something form my service learning project group to take a look at, and anyone else.
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