Publications

The Historical Society is pleased to offer several books researched, written, and produced by the Society.

The Book of Noah is a book from the personal writings of Noah Byrum. Byrum wrote weekly for the Gospel Trumpet. He was given a journal by E.E. Byrum when only 15 years old and encouraged to write in it daily. The weekly articles for the Trumpet are from this journal. Inspiring and informative concerning the early years of the Church of God (Anderson) from Byrum’s perspective. Price $15 (Paperback).

The book, Old Main, chronicles the history of the Gospel Trumpet Home in Anderson, Indiana, into the Anderson Bible Training School by 1917. It includes the transition of the School into Anderson College. The book concludes with the demolition of the Old Main building in 1968. An additional feature is a section written by former students who attended classes in Old Main. Price $29 (Hardback).

The Society’s newest book, The Gospel Trumpet Years: 1881 to 1961, is now availble. The book is 264 large-format pages containing new photographs, Time-Lines, maps, and other charts. The book explores the development of the Church of God. Never before seen photographs and diaries were used in the writing of this new book. Price is $35.00 (Hardback). Contact the Society for purchasing and shipping.

The Gospel Trumpet Years: 1881 to 1961 is also available on CD (must have Adobe X or newer to read). CD version is $15.