Retired DOM reunites with woman he baptized in 1949
Baptist and Reflector
JONESBORO, Ark. — In 1949, Raymond Atwood was a college student at Southern Baptist College (now Williams Baptist University) in Walnut Ridge, Ark.
While in college he served as pastor of Big Creek Baptist Church in Hooker Switch, Ark. The church held a baptismal service in the Cash River, about one mile from the church, recalled Atwood, who later served in Tennessee as director of missions for Loudon County Baptist Association, based in Lenoir City, for 14 years before retiring from that role in 1995. [Read more…]