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The 1996 meeting of the Kings Mountain Baptist Association met at Ross Grove Baptist Church and Elizabeth Baptist Church in Shelby, NC. The minutes are dedicated to the memory of Rev. Amos M. Kiser, Sr., Rev. Rufus James Sanders, Jr., and Rev. Ernest M. Smith. Gardner-Webb is noted to be the only Baptist school in the state with programs for blind and deaf students. The Association announced their partnership with the Western Province Baptist Association in Cape Town, South Africa. The Executive Board and Missions Committee established the Kings Mountain Baptist Association Missions Foundation to assist individuals in participating in missions. Lansford Jolley is the new Associational Historian, replacing Dr. Wayne Washburn.


Kings Mountain Baptist Association


Shelby, NC


NC Baptists, Baptist History, Ross Grove Baptist Church, Elizabeth Baptist Church, Rev. Amos M. Kiser Sr, Rev. Rufus James Sanders Jr, Rev. Ernest M. Smith, Gardner-Webb University, Western Province Baptist Association, Kings Mountain Baptist Association Missions Foundation, Lansford Jolley, Dr. Wayne Washburn


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1996 Minutes of the Kings Mountain Baptist Association
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