Historical Series: General Baptist History by D. B. Montgomery (1882)

Part of this work, left in lecture form, is from “a series of lectures on church history delivered in the Clayville Church of General Baptists in the summer of 1876” by Jeff Holeman. Later, Rev. D.B. Montgomery used the notes and outline of Holeman to complete this history of “all Baptist denominations, particularly liberal Baptists”.… Continue reading Historical Series: General Baptist History by D. B. Montgomery (1882)

Historical Series: The Tropical Isle (1947)

Arthur and Edith Logan

This is the second edition of “The Tropical Isle” published by the Women’s Missionary Conference. This first edition, published in 1929 (see here) covered the first twenty years of the ministry in Guam, while this edition expands the first to cover the first 35 years and adds sections on Rev. Joaquin Sablan and Dr. and… Continue reading Historical Series: The Tropical Isle (1947)

Historical Series: Island of Guam by Rev. John E. Cox (1913)

John E. Cox (1850-1932) was an important General Baptist minister who travelled extensively during his years of ministry. Arthur and Edith Logan arrived at Guam in 1911 as the very first missionaries appointed by the General Association to serve the General Baptists first mission station. In 1913 John E. Cox produces this little booklet to… Continue reading Historical Series: Island of Guam by Rev. John E. Cox (1913)

Historical Series: The Tropical Isle (1929)

Arthur and Edith Logan

The Tropical Isle: A Twenty Years’ History of the Baptist Mission in Guam was published by the Women’s Missionary Conference in 1929. It covers the story of the General Baptist work on Guam from the time of our first missionaries Arthur and Edith Logan (sections of the book are written by them) to Dale Tennison.… Continue reading Historical Series: The Tropical Isle (1929)

Historical Series: Ed Stevens and General Baptist Missions by Don Willingham (1983)

This brief biography of Rev. Ed Stevens is written by the first Director of Foreign Missions for the General Baptist denomination from 1966 to 1972, the late Rev. Don Willingham. The late Dr. Ollie Latch writes the forward for this little work and also served as President of the Foreign Mission Board at the time… Continue reading Historical Series: Ed Stevens and General Baptist Missions by Don Willingham (1983)

Historical Series: Crater Island by Doris Dossett (1954)

Crater Island (Chi Chi Jima) was written by Mrs. Doris Dossett and published by The Foreign Mission Society in 1954.  This will be the first in a series of historical writings that international missions will scan and place online during the summer of 2021.  The series will have the label “Historical Series” in the title… Continue reading Historical Series: Crater Island by Doris Dossett (1954)