St. Michael Historical Committee: Preserving the History of Lima First Assembly of God

Sep 25, 2017

Welcome to the St. Michael Historical Committee page of Lima First Assembly of God! As a leading institution in the realm of faith and beliefs, community and society, we understand the importance of cherishing our past. Our historical committee is devoted to preserving the rich history of Lima First Assembly of God and sharing it with our congregation, community, and future generations.

Our Mission

At Lima First Assembly of God, we believe that our heritage holds valuable lessons and insights for our present and future endeavors. Therefore, the St. Michael Historical Committee was formed with a mission to:

  • Preserve our church's historical artifacts, documents, and records
  • Research and document significant milestones in our history
  • Create engaging exhibits and displays to educate and inspire
  • Facilitate genealogical research for individuals with connections to our church
  • Organize events and activities to celebrate our rich heritage

Exploring Our Heritage

Delve into the fascinating history of Lima First Assembly of God as we take you on a journey through time. From our humble beginnings to our growth into a vibrant community, each chapter of our history has shaped our present identity.

The Early Years

In the early 20th century, a group of passionate believers came together to establish the Lima First Assembly of God. Through unwavering faith and dedication, they built the foundations of our church, which still stand strong today. Our historical committee diligently gathers information about these pioneers, ensuring that their stories continue to inspire future generations.

Milestones and Growth

Throughout the years, Lima First Assembly of God has experienced numerous significant milestones. From the construction of our iconic sanctuary to the establishment of community outreach programs, each milestone reflects our commitment to serving the needs of both our congregation and the wider community.

Ministerial Impact

The St. Michael Historical Committee is dedicated to honoring the ministers who have faithfully served Lima First Assembly of God. Through extensive research and documentation, we celebrate the life and impact of each minister, highlighting their unique contributions to our church's growth and spiritual journey.

Preservation Efforts

Preserving our history requires meticulous effort and care. The St. Michael Historical Committee takes pride in undertaking various preservation initiatives:

Archival Management

We employ state-of-the-art archival management systems to protect and preserve our historical documents, photographs, and other valuable artifacts. This ensures their longevity and accessibility for research and educational purposes.

Digitization Project

Recognizing the importance of embracing modern technology, our committee has initiated a comprehensive digitization project. By creating digital copies of our historical records, we can provide easy access to information and enhance research capabilities for our community and researchers worldwide.

Exhibits and Displays

Our committee designs captivating exhibits and displays to showcase the journey of Lima First Assembly of God. From interactive timelines to multimedia presentations, these exhibits offer an immersive experience, enabling visitors to connect with our history personally.

Community Engagement

We actively engage with our congregation and the broader community, providing opportunities for involvement in historical research, oral histories, and collaborative projects. Together, we ensure that our history is not only preserved but also shared and celebrated.

Join Us in Preserving Our History

The St. Michael Historical Committee invites you to be part of our mission to preserve the history of Lima First Assembly of God. Whether you have personal connections to our church, possess historical knowledge, or simply share our passion for heritage, your contribution is invaluable.

Discover the fascinating narratives woven into the fabric of our church and help us create a vibrant historical repository. Together, let's build a legacy that will inspire generations to come.

Contact us today to learn more about our ongoing projects, volunteer opportunities, and ways to support the St. Michael Historical Committee.

Lori Androff
Thanks for sharing! I love learning about the history of religious institutions.
Nov 11, 2023
Larry Smith
Interesting and informative.
Oct 16, 2023