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Woman's Mite Missionary Society, Minutes of the Seventh Annual Convention, Cincinnati, 1903
                  OF THE A. M. E. CHURCH.                  23

       SUNDAY MORNING, JULY 5, 1903.

    After praise service, the regular service began with several
notable figures on the platform, among them being Bishop
Walden of the M. E. Church, and Editor H. T. Johnson of the
Christian Recorder.
    After the usual exercises of opening morning service, Bishop
Arnett, in his usual able and uplifting way, preached the annual
sermon to the convention.
    After collection by the trustees of the church, the excellent
choir of the Temple sang "Ring ye Bells of Missions," a beau-
tiful song with accompaniment of bells.
    Anthem, "Zion Awake."
    The Holy Sacrament was administered and one hundred and
ninety persons communed.
    Benediction by Bishop Arnett.

                     SUNDAY AFTERNOON

    Organ Voluntary, Prof. Quarles.
    Anthem by the choir, "Father, O Hear Us."
    Mrs. Mitchell then explained the origination of the children's
rally, stating that it was begun in Zanesville, and had been
encouraged, because we feel that on the children will devolve the
future work of the society.
    Mrs. Madie Anderson, Mrs. Sada Anderson and Mrs.Louisa
White conducted devotional exercises.
    Singing, "All Hail the Power."
    Singing, "Onward, Christian Soldiers."
    Prayer, Mrs. Louisa White.
    Singing, "More About Jesus."
    Scripture lesson, Psalm 97.
    Singing, "Blessed Assurance."
    The Junior Rally was in charge of Mrs. Nannie Shorter.


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Woman's Mite Missionary Society, Minutes of the Seventh Annual Convention, Cincinnati, 1903

Date:  1903


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