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(Continued from page 9) OKLAHOMA. Durant: On Sunday night, October 30th, the great revival which has been in progress at the Presbyterian church here for the past two weexn came to a close with a great crowd intent upon hearing the gospel sung and preached for the last time in this series of meetings. In many re spects this is regarded as one of the most successful revival meetiugs ever held in this city. The church people of all denominations have been strengthened and revived, and more than thirty have already united with the Presbyterian church, besides others who have joined other churches and still others yet to join. Rev. D. B. Gregory is the able pas tor at Durant, and though he is still a young man, he has a burniing zeal for the upbuilding of the church and the salvation of lost souls. He is an indefatigable worker, a man of deep spirituality, has a most delightful personality, and is a recognized lead er in the community. Rev. Charles W. Sommerville, D. D., pastor of Westminster church, Memphis, was the evangelist, and the music was in charge of Julian Moorman, of Bris tol, Va. Services were held every afternoon and evening through the week, with three services on Sun days. At the afternoon services Dr. Sommerville gave a series of lecture sermons on the Mosaic Tabernacle, using models to illustrate his dis courses. This proved a most inter esting and profitable method in teach ing the great, fundamental truths and doctrines of the Bible. His evening sermons were also based upon the based upon personal survey and in vestigation clarify the information contained in Week-Day Church School By WALTER ALBION SQUIRES Director of Week-Day Religious In struction, Presbyterian Board of Publication The book has been written on the assumption that the week-day church school movement is more than an ex periment; therefore the author evalu ates the movement in the entirety, as well as in its various forms in different communities. "The literature on this subject is growing, and fortunate is the man who does not let the movement set too far ahead of his thinking." ? Michigan Chrittian Adroeate. Cloth, 168 pages $1.25 net, postpaid Send for Descriptive Circular Presbyterian Board of Publication (The Westminster Press) Headquarters: Philadelphia, Wltherapoon New York Chlcafto Cincinnati Nashville St. Louis San Francisco Atlanta ( Colored) *s Bldft. Pittsburgh m. m great doctrines of the Bible which are sometimes too lightly dwelt upon, such as the atonement, grace, regen eration, faith, the resurrection of the body, heaven and hell. On the last Sunday afternoon, to a large congre gation, he gave his great lecture, "Why I am a Presbyterian.' He is a great preacher and teacher and a mighty man of God. No such preach ing has ever been heard in Durant before, and the church has been greatly edified and the whole com munity blessed through these great messages of truth delivered in the aggregate to some twelve thousand souls during the meeting. Durant is a splendiid little city of about eight thousand people and is the home of Oklahoma Presbyterian College, a truly Christian Institution for young ladies, where the Word of God is taught and the students are almost 100 per cent, active Chris tians. At one chapel exercise during the meeting, when the evangelist, pastor and singer were present, twelve of the young ladies, one af ter the other, led in earnest' prayer for the salvation of the students who were not Christians. That night eleven gave their hearts to God. What a precious sight to see a real Christ spirit pervade a great institution like this! The pastor and all the people of Durant, it seemed, were especially kind and courteous to the evangelist and singer all during their stay, and at the closing service a large num ber came forward to shake hands and say farewell. The large choir was one of the best that could have been gotten anywhere, and by their loyal, faithful attendance and excellent singing, did much to make the meet ing a success Julian P. Moorman. 80UTH CAROLINA. Fort Mill: A congregational meet ing was held in Fort Mill Presbyte rian church Sunday morning, Novem ber 6th, at which a unanimous call waa extended to the Rev. Robert H. Viser, of Laurel Hill, N. C., to be come its pastor. The church has been without a pastor since October 1, when the resignation of the Rev. James B. Black was reluctantly ac cepted, his continued ill health for bidding the continuance of his work here. Mr. Viser preached for the con gregation on the last Sunday in Oc tober and made a very favorable im pression, and his name was the only one presented for consideration at the meeting. The Rev. W. M. McPhee ters, D. D., moderated the meeting, and also conducted divine services morning and evening. C. S. Link, Cor. Synodical Conferences: During the recent sessions of the Synod of South Carolina, after previously submitting the matter to all the Presbyteries in the State, on recommendation of the Publication and Sunday School and Young People's Work Committee, it was decided to have a series of an nual summer conferences covering the different phases of the work of the Synod, to begin the coming sum mer, to be held Pt the Presbyterian College of South Carolina (Clinton). Near the close of Synod an Execu tive Committee, consisting of leading representatives of the Committees of Synod, was elected to take whatever steps were necessary to the holding of said conferences. Rev. C. O'N. Martindale (Reidville), Rev. R. F. Klrkpatrick (Anderson), Rev. A. D. P. Gilmore (Spartanburg), Rev. L. Ross Lynn (Clinton), and Elder D. L. Norrls (Greenville), compose committee. On November 1st, after a previous canvass of the situation, June 9th (P. M.) to 16th (dinner) was set for the Young People's Conference, and June 16th (P. M.) to 23d (dinner) for the General Workers' Conference. Rev. A. D. P. GUmour, D. D., is chairman of the Program Committee. Rev. R. F. Kirkpatrick, D. D., is plat form m'anager of the Young People's Conference. Rev. C. O'N. Martlndale is executive chairman of the Execu tive Committee, publicity manager of all the conferences, and platform manager of the General Workers' Conference. Mr. D. L. Norrls Is chairman of the Finance Committee and registrar of both Young People's and General Workers' Conferences. The number at the Young Peo ple's Conference is to be limited to 200, each attendant to be registered on or about June 1st. A registration fee of $2 an individual will be charged in connection with each con ference. The active co-operation of our Women's Synodical is assured, and that of the Laymen's Associa tions is counted on. Any one inter ( Continued on page 16) "The best hook we have as yet on how to teach the child religion until he is of age to follow the wny of Christ as a thing of course." ? The Outlook. HOW TO TEACH RELIGION PRINCIPLES AND METHODS By GEORGE HERBERT BETTS, Ph. D. Professor of Religious Education, University of Southern California "It sounds a new note in religious education." ? Anglican Theological Review. "Fresh, vigorous, concrete in treatment, sound in principle."? Journal of Educa tional Research. "It is nothing short of a revelation; it is nothing short of a revolution." ? Exposi tory Times. 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