posted on January 28, 2015 10:11
Did you know that 2015 is the 175th anniversary of our church? 175 years of serving the Lord!
Here is an excerpt about the formation of our church from Don Sanford's book, A History of the Milton Seventh Day Baptist Church: In the fall of 1840 while evangelist Elder Stillman Coon was visiting the area, it seemed that the time was ripe for the organization of the covenant church. On Friday, November 12, 1840, an Articles of Faith and Practice was adopted and the Seventh Day Baptist Church of Milton was officially organized with fifty-two names. Elder Stillman Coon was called to serve as the first pastor.
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