G.G. Page Secretary of Baptist

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G.G. Page Secretary of Baptist - this Baptists Elect S. S. Officers _ ' Goals...
this Baptists Elect S. S. Officers _ ' Goals Set for All Departments Departments of Work. Shelby. Jan. 25.--(AP)The two-day meeting of the North. Carolina Baptist' Sunday School; conference ; e n d e d - h e r e with the election of officers to \ cany v" on Sunday school workj during the year. -v j j. W. CoBtner of Shelby was; elected president; William B..j Batts of Rocky Mount, vice presi- dent, and G. G. Page, instructor at Campbell college, secretary. Goals for all departments oC work were set by L. L. Morgan of Raleigh* retiring State secretary,j and were adopted by the body, j Among them were a wish to enroll 391,000 in Baptist Sunday- schools, to give 20,000 study | awards next year and to place a 5 deep spiritual emphasis on a l l j church activities. j Dr. A. J. Barton of Wilmington, j for more than a Quarter century { chairman of the Social Service; commission of the Southern Bap-j tist convention, said the lenisla-j ture would repeal the New Han-, over and Pasquotank liquqr laws, j If it has respect for the integri- ! ty of North Carolina citizens and understands the obligations of * public servants." "In my county of New Hano- er," Barton asserted, "it has been decisively demonstrated that le- 30. , Dr. Prince E, Burroughs of a nce. of gal liquor-has not only failed to j decrease bootlegging, but has in- creased it tremendously." Nashville, Tenn., serretary of edu- ration of the Baptist Sunday Suhool board, told the Sunday school workers "the pure spirit of. Christ and a warmhearted program program of personal evangelism is the cure for all the ills of the church and the world." the of Thomas

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  1. The Robesonian,
  2. 25 Jan 1937, Mon,
  3. Page 6

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