Churches of Taylor County, Fl. 

Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church

Denomination:  Baptist
Affiliation:  Southern Baptist Convention
Location 1939: 5 mi N of Perry, ¼ mi E of HWy 19, Perry      
Location 2013: 602 W Church St., Perry

Mail addr: 
Current pastor: 
Telephone:  (850) 584-4346
Church Historian:  (if none I add Interviewed: on this line and list the info appearing  #26 on the wpa list)

     Constituted 1918;  Chuch was organized in John Amare's front yard with five charter members, after which services were held in an old store building located near "The Ris" and ¼ mi. E of present building, until 1920 when present unpainted, rectangular, frame building was erected.  Present membership, 35. Active organization, Sunday School.

   Pastors who have served this church are:
    o    first settled pastor was Rev. A. M. Parker, 1918-1922.  Education unknown.
    o    present pastor was Rev. D. P. Hendry 1938--, Shady Grove.
    o    preceding pastor was J. H. Steedley, 1937-1940.  Education - Emory University, Henry College, Emory, Virginia.

Church records:

     1) MIGHTY, 1935--. Showing minutes of business meetings, reports, membership roll; reciepts and disbursements. Custody of clerk, Henry Collins, West Leon St., Perry/

    2) ONWARD (Sunday School Records) 1939-- 1 vol. Showing pupils, officers, teachers, attendance, visitors, collections.

References:  1939 WPA Historic Records Survey

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