Superior in Mineral County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
From that small beginning, The Gideons International has placed multiplied millions of Scriptures throughout the world.
To God be the Glory
(second plaque above)
Dedicated Oct. 4, 2008
• By the Gideons of Montana •
Erected by The Gideons.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1908.
Location. 47° 11.874′ N, 114° 53.466′ W. Marker is in Superior, Montana, in Mineral County. Marker is on Mullan Road West near River Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 Mullan Road West, Superior MT 59872, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Superior School (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Earth's Blood Flows Past You (approx. 9.2 miles away); Native People Sustained Through Many Millennia (approx. 9.2 miles away); Phantom Formation Is Rock Solid In Corridor (approx. 9.2 miles away); A Wonderful Piece of Engineering: The Big Side Cut (approx. 10.2 miles away); Coursing Through Miles Of Montana (approx. 11 miles away); Searching For Fur And A Finer Life (approx. 11 miles away); Wildlife Thrive In Corridor Year Round (approx. 11 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Superior.
Also see . . . Why Are There Gideon Bibles in Hotel Rooms? -- Mental Floss. Gideons International got its start in 1898, when two traveling businessmen, John H. Nicholson and Samuel E. Hill, arrived at the crowded Central Hotel in Boscobel, Wisconsin, for the night. The two had never met, but there was only one double room left, so they decided to share it. The men got to talking and found they shared a common faith and had both toyed with the idea of creating an evangelical association for Christian businessmen. They decided to give it a shot together. They called a meeting the following year for men who were interested in joining together for “mutual recognition, personal evangelism, and united service for the Lord.” Only one other person showed up to that (Submitted on September 6, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 6, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 131 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 3. submitted on September 7, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.