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[Records for Abilene Confederate Veterans Association, 1902-1922]

Description: Minute book and membership roster for Camp Abilene, No. 72, Confederate Veterans Association, containing minutes of monthly meetings and a membership roster dating from 1902 to 1922. Newspaper clippings glued onto some pages document the activities of the organization.
Date: 1902/1922
Creator: United Confederate Veterans. Abilene Camp No. 72 (Abilene, Tex).
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Tongue

Description: A handwritten outline for a sermon based on James 3:1-10 speaking of the positive and negative uses of the tongue. This was preached at a night service in Brownwood, Texas.
Date: June 6, 1898
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Deadly Exchange

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon using the text Matthew 16:26. The listener is encouraged to consider what they are following in life, and are they distracted from Christianity by the "sparkle" of Satan in disguise. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: December 29, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Watchman on the Wall

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon using the text of Ezekiel 33:1-7. The Watchman is the preacher of the church, and as such, Baten took First Baptist of Cisco to task. They were not carrying through with decisions to build a new church, prepare for a visiting evangelist to give a revival. They do not recognize the needs of the city of Cisco, or the poor financial policy of the church. This was his warning to the local church, and was preached at Cisco, Texas.
Date: April 27, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

War & Mission Sermon

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon based on the text of Revelation 3:8 and Matthew 24:14. This sermon was given as WWI was ending, and discussed the duties of the allies, and the Church after the war. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: November 3, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

They Need Not Depart

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon based on the text of Matthew 14:15-16. Baten makes clear that we are not to depart from Christ in our daily lives, but rather include him in our business, pleasure, and heroic acts. Preached in Cisco, Texas
Date: March 9, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Winning Church

Description: A handwritten manuscript for a sermon with Isaiah 41:6-7 as the text. This was Baten's sermon to First Baptist Church Cisco one week before he was to end his pastorate there. He gave encouragement to the church in selection of their pastor, deacon board, Sunday School, and high standards to maintain the winning church. Preached in Cisco, Texas
Date: November 28, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Victory is of Jehovah

Description: A handwritten sermon manuscript with Proverbs 21:31 for the text. This sermon was preached days after Prohibition was ratified as an amendment to the constitution. The ills of Alcohol were discussed. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: January 19, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Valley of Achor

Description: A handwritten manuscript for a sermon based on the scripture of Joshua 7:26. This examines the meaning of Achor and the sin committed there: Achor's unbelief.
Date: August 18, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

$75,000 Campaign

Description: A typewritten outline for a sermon encouraging believers to contribute to a world-wide missionary endeavor. The text used was Isaiah 45:22, and Acts 4:12. Preached in Cisco 10/12/1919
Date: October 12, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Transfiguration

Description: A handwritten outline for a sermon based on the gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke. This speaks of a prophecy and promise fulfilled, and Christ is the All-in-all.
Date: unknown
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Third Commandment

Description: A handwritten manuscript using the text Exodus 20:7. This sermon looks at the third commandment: "Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain". Proper and improper uses of God's name, and the evils of profanity are discussed. Preached in Cisco, TX.
Date: September 1, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Second Commandment

Description: A handwritten manuscript using the text Exodus 20:4-6 and Isaiah 44:12-17. The second commandment says that we are not to worship any graven images or idols. This sermon looks at how to obey this commandment, and avoid violating it. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: August 25, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The First Commandment

Description: A handwritten manuscript using the text Exodus 20:3. The first commandment says : "Thou shalt have no other gods before you". Baten discusses all the ancient gods, and God's Commandment. Preached in Cisco, Texas
Date: August 18, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The Great Salvation

Description: A handwritten outline for a sermon using Hebrews 2:3 for the text. The sermon defines the Great Salvation, and the consequences of neglecting our salvation. Preached in Cisco, Texas
Date: March 23, 1918
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

"Take Ye Away the Stone"

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon with John 11:39 as the text. The sermon looks at what can be the obstacles in our lives that prevent us from living fully. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: July 22, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

The First and Last Word on Salvation

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon using John 3:16 as the text. A look at Salvation: God saw the world perishing in Satan's hands, and because he loves all humans, he purposed a way to save the lost through Jesus Christ. Preached in Cisco, Texas
Date: March 16, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

Seeking the Invisible

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon using Hebrews 11:27. The sixth sense, spiritual, is unique to the human soul. By faith, hope, and love, our soul knows and grows in grace. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: July 8, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

Prayer -- Sermon I & II

Description: Typewritten manuscript for a two-part sermon on Prayer. The text is Luke 18:1. The first part may have been preached at the morning service, and the second part at the evening service. Part 1 deals with the benefit of prayer to the believer; the second part focuses on the prayers of Jesus. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: February 16, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

Old Folks Meeting

Description: A typewritten manuscript for a sermon using Isaiah 46:4. The purpose is to encourage "old folks" and looked at the large number of aged people still active in business, military, preachers, politics, etc. As we grow older, we should grow in grace and spirit, look to heavenly things, and stay close to God. Preached in Cisco, Texas.
Date: February 2, 1919
Creator: Baten, A. E.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library
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