Historic Markers Across Florida



Middle Florida Missionary Baptist Association



Marker ID:  
Location: on U.S. 90 East, Madison
County: Madison
Coordinates: N 30° 26.624    W 083° 20.016
  30.44373333    -83.3336
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMBKMM
 



Text:

The Middle Florida Baptist Association was formed at Macedonia Church, November 9, 1900, by a group of churches formerly in The Florida Association. Reverend]. T. Farnell was the First Moderator, and]. L. Rutherford, The First Clerk, Carl W. Burnett, a layman from Macedonia, served as Associational Clerk for 46 years, following 1921. The Association has ever dignified the layman in God´s work, gave early encouragement to the Ladies´ Missionary Societies, fostered cooperation among the churches, and sought to Glorify God.

Sponsored by The Macedonia Church and The Middle Florida Baptist Association in cooperation with The Madison County Historical Society


Notes:

Two sided marker - Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church