Annie Hawks

A Visit from Annie Sherwood Hawks

At the 145th Anniversary Service, our church member Yvette Bennett reprised a historical interpretation of a visit from Annie Sherwood Hawks. Annie was a poet, a hymn writer, and one of the founding members of Sixth Avenue Baptist Church. And check out the rest of our channel’s videos here! — Pastor Johnson

Annie Hawks

Annie Hawks, a founding member of Sixth Avenue Baptist Church, wrote: One day as a young wife and mother of 37 years of age, I was busy with my regular household tasks. Suddenly, I became so filled with the sense of nearness to the Master that, wondering how one could live without Him, either in…