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The 1990 meeting of the Kings Mountain Baptist Association met at Pleasant Grover Baptist Church and Elizabeth Baptist Church in Shelby, NC. The minutes are dedicated to the late Rev. Wilson Padgett and Rev. William Valentine Tarlton. Dr. Chris White, president of Gardner-Webb College, reports that Gardner-Webb has the largest number of ministerial students out of all Baptist colleges in North Carolina. Christopher Road Baptist Church was brought into full membership of the Association. The Strategy Planning Objectives were approved, including various retreats, evangelism in predominately Black communities, and educational opportunities for laity. The Bob Davis Endowment Fund was established by the Executive Board.


Kings Mountain Baptist Association


Shelby, NC


NC Baptists, Baptist History, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Elizabeth Baptist Church, Rev. Wilson Padgett, Rev. William Valentine Tarlton, Dr. Christopher White, Gardner-Webb College, Christopher Road Baptist Church, Bob Davis Endowment Fund


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1990 Minutes of the Kings Mountain Baptist Association
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