As a youngster during the 50‘s, an individual in my neighborhood did not have true Christian credentials until he accepted Christ and was baptized. Now please don’t think that this ol’ ‘Back Yonder’ character has turned preacher, but even at 70, I still feel this belief is quite in line with what the Master taught.
Youth during the 50’s did not have all the social gatherings like kids of today. The few events at school were few and most other gatherings happened at church. We had to be observant of the few gatherings that happened in our neighborhood and take advantage of every opportunity. Otherwise we did not get to go anywhere.
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