Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Tennessee Baptist Convention



Marker ID:  
Location: on E Main St at S Spring St., Murfreesboro, TN 
County: Rutherford
Coordinates: N 35° 50.744    W 086° 23.409
  35.84573333    -86.39015
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM465Q
 



Text:

Constituted April 10, 1874, in the building of the First Baptist Church, Murfreesboro, then located 200 yards east on the north side of East Main Street. The Tennessee Baptist Convention is the channel through which Southern Baptist churches in Tennessee conduct a program of missions, evangelism, education, and other benevolent ministries.