The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, Volume 12, July 1908 - April, 1909 Page: 5
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Records of an Early Texas Baptist Church. 5
Ch met Sat before the 3 Lords day in April 1848
after prayr preceded to business Apointed Br J. W. Parker,
Mod. invited visiting Brethren to a seat with us. Opend a door
for the Reception of Members.
the Male members was cald on by Brother G. H. to Listen to
his excuse Relative to Reports that had gotten out on him and to
his Resolutions-to which the Ch agreed, and after hearing all he
had to say advised him to desist and put away a Certain Woman
he had Liveing at his House and he Refusing so to do the Church
preceded to apoint Brethren A. Bennett John Parker and L. Jordin
a Committee to Labour with Brother G. H. to convince him of his
error and Reported as Follows Viz We the under Signd a Com-
mittee apointed to endeavour to Reclaim Brother G. I. have
Labourd to Convince him of the Error of his Resolutions in which
he Still Semes Resolved to persist and gives us no satisfaction
Laid over the Case of Br. G. H. to our next meeting-which is
to be held at the old Residence of Eld. D. Park[er] Dec.
Apointed Brethren Jon. Parker J. W. Parker and L. Jordan a
Committee to Labour with Brother G. H. and Report the same to
our next Meeting Ap. 15th 1848
Jon. Parker Clk
3d Sat in Jun 1848
1st Chos Brother J. W. Parker Moderator took up the Case
of Reference Relative to Brother G. H. and a part of the Comittee
not having seen Br G. H. agreed to Lay the same over til the next
meeting Brethren Stephen Bennett and Jasper Starr added to
the Committee next meeting to be held at Eld. D. Parker old
John Parker, Clk
J. W. Parker Mod.
3d Saturday July A. D. 1848-
Church met 1st apointed Br. Bowen moderator. Reference Rel-
ative to Br G. H. was taken up the Committee Report as folows--
that as to the Woman Referd to the Committee finds no charge but
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