Reminiscences and Incidents of a Long Life by Thomas Cox TeasdaleReminiscences and Incidents of a Long Life by Thomas Cox Teasdale

Reminiscences and Incidents of a Long Life

byThomas Cox Teasdale

Paperback | January 8, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1887. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER EX. After spending a short time with his family and his church in Washington, Dr. T. went over to Louisville, Ky., to assist Rev. Dr. W. W. Everts in a series of meetings in the Walnut Street church, of that city, of which Dr. Everts was then pastor. His feelings being softened by the recent terrible death of his dear brother, his preaching possessed a peculiar unction. The meeting soon became deeply interesting, and a large number--say sixty or seventy souls were added to the church during that occasion. Some incidents of interest occurred during the progress of this protracted meeting. The sisters of the church became so thoroughly enlisted in the work, that they districted the whole city, and went out, two by two, all over the city, distributing religious tracts, and conversing with the people on the subject of their soul's salvation. Many were brought to the meeting through their instrumentality, who were converted before the meeting came to a close. Two sisters, the pastor's wife and another prominent member of the church had the district around the church assigned to them; and faithfully did they execute the trust confided to them. Sister Everts had a large family on her hands, and yet she found time to work for the blessed Master, and for the good of immortal souls. Her associate and herself went from house to house, from store to store, from office to office, and from shop to shop on their errand of mercy, and distributed pungent tracts and talked with the people on the subject of the meeting, and the importance of attending to the things that belonged to their peace without longer delay. In their rounds they came to a boarding-house kept by a widow lady; and they asked and obtained leave to visit her boarders at their rooms. While makin...
Title:Reminiscences and Incidents of a Long LifeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:94 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:January 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217984088

ISBN - 13:9780217984089