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The 1866 meeting of the Kings Mountain Baptist Association took place at High Shoal Church (present day: High Shoals Baptist Church) in Mooresboro, located in neighboring Rutherford County, NC. The introductory sermon was delivered by Elder L. H. McSwain and the circular letter was authored by Elder Dove Pannell. A motion was made to create a delegation to approach the Constitutional Kings Mountain Baptist Association, established as a result of the rift caused by the 1859 temperance bylaws, to bring about a re-union of the two associations. The concern over the lack of Sabbath Schools at associational churches was readdressed. Reports from individual committees are not included in the minute book.

Circa Date

1866, August 10

Location

High Shoals Baptist Church

Keywords

High Shoal Church, High Shoals Baptist Church, Mooresboro, NC, Rutherford County, Baptist History, NC Baptists, L. H. McSwain, Dove Pannell, circular letter, Sabbath Schools, Temperance

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Arts and Humanities | Christian Denominations and Sects | Christianity | History | Religion

1866 Minutes of the Kings Mountain Baptist Association

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