Tag Archive: John Patillo

Mar 03

A beacon of light:Wesley-McCabe United Methodist Church is bridging gaps, building a diverse church and transforming lives through the power of God and guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Wesley-McCabe United Methodist Church had its humble beginnings as a merged church in the former Wesley Methodist Church building at 1115 South Mobberly Avenue, in 1999. The merged how to buy prescription drugs without a prescription churches combined had historical roots in the Longview community spanning over one hundred and fifty years. Wesley Methodist had …

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Feb 17

Wesley-McCabe celebrates 12 years of merger

Wesley-McCabe Methodist Church had its humble beginnings in 1896 in the home of one John Patillo.  Seven members comprised the congregation.  A Reverend Taylor Moore was the first (and unpaid) pastor, but following several brief pastorates the Reverend S.W. Johnson was assigned to the church.  Influenced by Johnson’s powerful preaching several more people joined the …

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