Blog Archives

April 27, 1885 - Sermon Summary – Rev. Chaney Church of our Father One Year Anniversary

Mr. Chaney preached an anniversary sermon yesterday, it being just a year since his church was dedicated. The text was Matt. v 43, “He commanded that something be given her to eat,” “Life is the gift of God,” he said,

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

April 19, 1885 - Eyewitness Report on the Artisans Institute

TRAINING THE HAND. AN INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL IN FULL BLAST IN ATLANTA. What a Constitution Man Found on the Second Floor of a Marietta Street Building – Twenty-Five Boys and Young Men Perfecting Themselves in the Use of Tools, Etc. “Come

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

April 13, 1885 - Summary of Sermon – Rev. Chaney Sermon based on Mark 15:31

Last evening at the Church of our Father, Dr. Chaney gave a discourse from Mark 15:31 . “He saved others, himself he cannot save.” What the mockers of Christ said to his shame, Hit followers repeat as his noblest praise.

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

March 30, 1885 - Sermon Summary – Rev. Chaney “Evolution and Religion”

Church of Our Father—Unitarian. Mr. Chaney preached in the morning a sermon appropriate to Palm Sunday. In the evening he discoursed on the relations of evolution to religion as they had been recently presented by Mr. Beecher. The texts chosen,

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

March 9, 1885 - Summary of Sermon – Rev. Chaney Sermon “Bible of Jesus”

Matt. 22:29, “Ye do err, not knowing the Scripture,” was the text of Mr. Chaney’s discourse on the “Bible of Jesus.” It was the aim of the preacher to ascertain by a careful study of the quotations from the Old

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

March 1, 1885 - Rev. Chaney presents Ralph Waldo Emerson paper to Art Club

The Art club met last Monday night by invitation at Mrs. W. L. Peel’s on Peachtree street. Despite the absence of a number of those on the regular programme, the meeting was a most exceptionally pleasant one. Miss Lillie Walker’s

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

February 16, 1885 - Summary of Sermon – Rev. Chaney Sermon “Rod and Staff of God’s Comfort”

Church of Our Father Mr. Chaney preached in the morning on the rod and staff of God’s comfort, showing that His consolations are strong in rebuke as well as tender in support; the rod of His correction laid athwart the

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

February 9, 1885 - Summary of Sermon – Rev. Chaney Sermon from Psalm 81:16

Psalm 81: 16. – “With honey out of the rock should I have satisfied Thee,” was the text of Chaney’s morning sermon. The sweetness that comes from strength and the tenderness that is born of misfortune and sorrow were the

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

February 2, 1885 - Summary of Sermon – Rev. Chaney Sermon “Methodism and Unitarianism”

Mr. Chaney preached to his people on Sunday morning on “How They Planted the Church in Apostolic Times” taking for his text the early chapters of the book of Acts. Be likened Atlanta to Jerusalem in its influence for good

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

January 17, 1885 - Review of Every-day Life and Every-day Morals

Every-day Life and Every-day Morals By George L Chaney. Robert Bros. This is a series of Sunday evening lectures delivered by the Rev. Mr. Chaney, pastor of the Church of Our Father, Atlanta, Ga. They are plain practical talks upon

Posted in Church of our Father, Newspaper Article

Archives by Month/Year