In the year 1890, the Church of the Nazarene as a denomination was totally unknown in Texas. In the year 1908, the Dallas District Church of the Nazarene came into being at Pilot Point, Texas, as ordered by the first General Assembly. It reported at the end of that first year to the first District Assembly 952 members of the church and a total of $7,150 raised for all purposes.
Click here to read the history of the first 75 years of history of the Dallas District Church of the Nazarene written by Dr. J. Lewis Ingle. Dr. Ingle was born at the close of the first decade fo the Dallas District and pastored 35 years on the Dallas District. Read between the lines of heroism, the vision, the faith, and the spirit of sacrifice that made possible the opportunities we share today.
I Will Build My Church - written by Dr. J. Lewis Ingle
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