4 August 1918
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day-Saints
Glasgow Branch 30 Abbotsford Place
Minutes of evening service Sunday 4th August 1918. Meeting commenced at 6-30 p.m. Pres. John Hunter presiding.
Opening Hymn “Hail to the Brightness of Zion’s Glad Morning.” Invoc. Bro. Charles Glass. Cont. sing. “God of our Fathers”
Br. Wm. Rennie spoke on the persecution we Mormons received from the people we come daily in contact with & bore a strong testimony to the blessings received by him since he had become a member of the church.
Cont. singing: — “Zion Prospers all is Well”
Sister Mary Hunter, (President of the Relief Society) spoke on the work done by the Society & the warm reception she got while visiting the Red Cross Society for whom we are doing work.
Cont. Sing.: — “There’s Sunshine in the Soul”
Bened. Sis. Isabella Blake
Number present 35
11 August 1918
Minutes of Evening Service 11th August 1918
Meeting Commenced at 6-30 p.m. Pres. John Hunter presiding. Opening Hymn: — “Arise O glorious Zion.” Invoc. Bro. William Rennie. Cont song: — “If the Way be full of Trial”
Pres. Hewleth Akens. The Gospel is a garment and expounds a beautiful sermon on the subject. He also spoke on the perfect organisation of the Church
Cont. song: — “Nearer My God to Thee”
Pres. Owen spoke of his work while on the mission-field & of his enjoyable visit to the Saints in Scotland. Concluded by bearing a strong testimony to the truthfulness of the Gospel
Elder Wm. D. McAlister spoke on the first principles of the Gospel.
Cont sing.: – “Now let us Rejoice.” Benedic. Bro. W.A. Lucas. No. present 46.
18 August 1918
Minutes of evening service 18th August 1918
Meeting commenced at 6-30 p.m. Bro. W.A. Lucas conducting: Opening Hymn – “The Happy Day has Rolled On.” Invoc. Bro. McGowan. Cont. sing. “Come listen to a Prophet’s Voice”
Pres. Leslie T. Harper gave a brief synopsis of how the Church of Christ was restored to the earth in these the latter days. He also explained some of the principles of our Church which have been responsible for the “outside world” terming us a “peculiar people.”
Elder Wm. C. McAlister spoke on the similarity in the conditions that existed in the primitive days when the Church was on the earth & now on the present day & age
Bro. Codd spoke on the prosperity of the Church
Cont. song.: – “Parting Hymn.” Bened. Sis. Isa Park. No present 48
25 August 1918
Minutes of evening service 25th August 1918. Meeting Commenced at 6-30 p.m., Pres. John Hunter presiding. Opening Hymn, “O ye Mountains High.” Invoc. Sis. Mary Hunter. Cont. song: — The Spirit of God”
Bro. Fred L. Hewton spoke on the historical events prophesied in the Bible.
Cont. song: – Ye who are called to Labor”
Bro. A.M. McGowan spoke on the position that he had received as teacher on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day-Saints.
Closing Hymn: – “Now let us Rejoice.” Bened. Bro. W.A. Lucas. No. present 50