Cummings Memorial Methodist Church
Horseshoe, Henderson County, North Carolina
Saturday, 30 April, 2011
Selections from The Christian Harmony Walker edition, Christian Harmony Deason-Parris edition (AL), and The Christian Harmony 2010 edition (2010)
Scott Swanton welcomed the singers, and Larry Beveridge offered the opening
Scott then opened the singing with
55b, Idumea - Larry Beveridge
95b, Canaan's Land
80t, Caddo - Don Wiley
74t, Zanesville - Mary Baumeister
216t, O, Save (for Ted Yoder)
321t, Olive Shade - Chris Wilhelm
319, Weary Pilgrim
108, Redeeming Love - Claudia Dean
60t, Dunlap's Creek
148, Leander - Diane Eskenasy
58b, Primrose - June Jolley
326, Royal Proclamation
Scott called the singers back with
359, Wondrous Love - Dan McCarter
36t, Lovely vine - John Hollingsworth
327, The Christian's Hope - Dot Lane
235, Faithful Soldier
64 (AL), Youthful Blessings - Jane Spencer (by request)
187b (AL), The Gospel Pool
234, The Singing Christian - John Plunkett
248, Inley - Shannon Primm
210, Old Hundred (and the Doxology) as the Grace for Lunch
Break for Lunch
After lunch Dot Lane gave a brief update on the restoration of St. John's Historic Church, Rutherfordton, which suffered a fire in early April. The building was quite under-insured and donations are needed. Jane Spencer has CDs for sale from 2009/2010 December singings at St. John's.
Scott brought the singers back with
159t, The Saint's Delight
159b, Long Sought Home
38b, Euphrates - Mike Spencer
87(AL), Promised Land - Leslie Booher
188(AL), He Loves Me
293/292t, Lenox/Harwich - Julianne Wiley
289b. Happy Land - Ernest Gilstrap
Dan Huger brought the singers back with
85b(AL), Mercy Seat
49(AL), Forever With the Lord
509b(2010), The Good Shepherd - Gary Poe
432b(2010), Fish Pond
507(2010), Union - Chris Berg
255t, Watchman - Anna Swanton (with Chris Wilhelm and David Hudelson) in memory of Miss Ann and for Anna's sister
117, Angel Band
*It was decided that we'd use the new book, The Christian Harmony 2010 at our September singing.
*We will donate $250 to the restoration fund for St. John's
*Officers: Scott Swanton, president; Tim Aldrich, treasurer; Chris Wilhelm, hospitality; Mary Baumeister and Anna Swanton, secretary.
200b, Parting Hand was our closing song.
John Plunkett offered the closing prayer.
Note: $1235.00 was collected from personal donations, the Etowah Singing, and CD sales for the St. John's Historic Church Restoration Fund.
Minutes: Mary Baumeister
Thanks to Cummings Memorial Methodist Church for making us welcome once again.