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The fifty-fourth session of the Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Association was held at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Bessemer City, NC. Rev. F. L. Howell served as the lead moderator and delivered the Annual Address. Minute book includes a list of all ordained and licentiate ministers within the association. includes list of messengers, non-ordained representatives from member churches, which includes both ministers, laymen, and laywomen within the church congregations. Women messengers include Mmes. Minnie L. Hunter, Birdie Goins, Brite Webber, Gertrude Degree, Delia Wilson, Elizabeth Moon, Tiny Lee Lockard, Annie W. Ramseur, and Miss Beatrice Briggs. Women held committee membership and lead parts of the worship service during the associational meeting. The Committee on Publicity recommended to the body that the proceedings of the meeting be reported to the following: The Baptist Informer, National Baptist Voice, the Pittsburg Courier, and the Carolina Times.
Bessemer City, NC
NC Baptists; Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Association; F. L. Howell; Minnie L. Hunter, Birdie Goins, Brite Webber, Gertrude Degree, Delia Wilson, Elizabeth Moon, Tiny Lee Lockard, Annie W. Ramseur, Beatrice Briggs;
Gardner-Webb University Archives
Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Association, "1943 Minutes of the Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Association" (1943). Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Association Minutes. 4.