Sunday, May 12, 2019

In the News ... "Houses of Faith: Immanuel Baptist Church formed in July 1910"

Editor's Note: The Standard-Times will spotlight a different San Angelo house of faith each week during 2019.

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• As the congregation grew, additions, then a relocation, were needed

By Matthew McDaniel, Reporter
San Angelo Standard Times

SAN ANGELO, TEXAS - The congregation of Immanuel Baptist Church, 90 E. 14th St, formed on July 10, 1910 following a revival meeting conducted in a a tent at 16th Street and North Chadbourne, according to Mrs. James Caldwell, in a Standard-Times interview about the church from 1971.

The group had 19 charter members, and chose the name "Immanuel" meaning "God with Us," organized to serve the growing population of North San Angelo ...

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