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Hot Springs in Garland County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Site of the Founding Convention Assemblies of God April 2-12, 1914

 
 
Site of the Founding Convention Assemblies of God April 2-12, 1914 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Masler, April 8, 2017
1. Site of the Founding Convention Assemblies of God April 2-12, 1914 Marker
Inscription.
More than 300 persons met in the Grand Opera House, 200 Central Avenue, and formed
The General Council of the Assemblies of God. From this beginning the Assemblies of God
has grown to more than 66 million adherents in 252 countries, territories and provinces.
This marker is dedicated in commemoration of the 100th anniversary,
George O. Wood, General Superintendent
Placed in Cooperation with the
Garland County and Arkansas State Historical Societies

 
Erected by Garland County and Arkansas State Historical Commissions.
 
Location. 34° 31.059′ N, 93° 3.284′ W. Marker is in Hot Springs, Arkansas, in Garland County. Marker is at the intersection of Central Avenue (State Highway 7) and Canyon Ct., on the left when traveling north on Central Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Central Avenue, Hot Springs National Park AR 71901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 201 (within shouting distance of this marker); 126 (within shouting distance of this marker); 122 (about 300 feet
Assemblies of God Founding Convention image. Click for full size.
By Assemblies of God
2. Assemblies of God Founding Convention
away, measured in a direct line); 304 (approx. 0.2 miles away); 308 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hot Springs (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ohio and Southern Clubs (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fordyce Bathhouse (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hot Springs.
 
Also see . . .  Assemblies of God history. From the Assemblies of God web site. (Submitted on April 14, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.) 
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 14, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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