Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
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"For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord Shall be Saved"
History of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
Antioch Baptist Church
was organized on the Saturday before the second Sunday in March, 1874 and came from Liberty Baptist Church.
Liberty Baptist Church
was organized on November 2, 1822 and came from Hillsdale Baptist Church.
Hillsdale Baptist Church
was organized on July 16, 1817 and came from Dixon Creek Baptist Church.
Dixon Creek Baptist Church
was organized on March 8, 1801 and came from El Bethel Baptist Church (now known as Station Camp Creek) .
El Bethel Baptist Church (Station Camp Creek)
was organized in the year 1796 in Sumner County and came from New Bethel Baptist Church.
New Bethel Baptist Chuch
was organized in the year 1794 in Davidson County and came from Red River Baptist Church.
Red River Baptist Church
was organized in the year 1791 in Robertson County and came from Elkhorn Baptist Association.
Elkhorn Baptist Association
was organized in October, 1785. John Taylor was the leader in this movement. Bro. Taylor came from Clear Creek Baptist Church.
Clear Creek Baptist Church
was organized in the year 1785 and came from Happy Creek Baptist Church.
Happy Creek Baptist Church
is unknown but was organized in Fauquier County, Virginia and came from Welsh Tract Baptist Church.
Welsh Tract Baptist Church
was organized in Wales, England in June, 1701 by Elder Thomas Griffith and came from Hillcliff Baptist Church.
Hillcliff Baptist Church
was organized in the year 987 by Aaron Arlington. Bro. Arlington came from Lima Pedmont Baptist Church.
Lima Pedmont Baptist Church
was organized in the year 812 by Balcolao and came from Timto Baptist Church.
Timto Baptist Church
was organized in Asia Minor in the year 738 by Archer Flaver, who came from Dorethea Baptist Church.
Dorethea Baptist Church
was organized in the year 671 by Adromicus, who came from Pontifassi Baptist Church.
Pontifassi Baptist Church
was organized by Tellesman in the year 398 at the foot of the Alps Mountains in France. Tellesman came from Turan Baptist Church.
Turan Baptist Church
was organized in Turan, Italy in the year 237 by Tertullian, who was from Bing Joy, Africa. Tertullian was a member and came from Partus Baptist Church.
Partus Baptist Church
was organized at the foot of the Tiber River by Polycarp in the year 150. Polycarp was baptized by the Apostle John in December, 95 A.D.
was baptized by John the Baptist and was one of the twelve that Jesus chose on the mountain near Jeruselam.
John the Baptist
was sent from God to prepare a people for the Lord - Matthew 3.
Let us remember from whence we came - and still today…
By Elder G.W. Knight
...The Lord is my Shepherd... Psalm 23