By so doing they unwittingly equipped them not only as preachers but also as leaders in the burgeoning trade union movement, for as the Primitive Methodist Church entrusted a larger share of its governance to laymen than any other church in the country so it increased their suitability as leaders of the miners and other workers in their struggles for social and political improvements.
What does PMC stand for?
PMC stands for Primitive Methodist Church (various locations)
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- Pressure-Modulator Cell
- Preventive Maintenance Center
- Preventive Medicine Clinic (various locations)
- Preventive Medicine Countermeasures
- Primary Mission Capable
- Prime Mission Contract/Contractor (NASA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
In 1932 the Primitive Methodist Church held its annual conference in the church, the last one before the union with the other Wesleyan Methodists.
In one of the first schisms of the Methodist Church, the young Irish firebrand formed his own Primitive Methodist Church in Charleston and began establishing sister churches throughout low-country South Carolina and Georgia, coastal North Carolina, and as far away as the Bahamas.
It is located on Sainsbury's wall near the Station Portico, and includes representations of the old Primitive Methodist church, Huntcliff, the Queen Hotel, Station Portico and the brine public baths.
The Honley Civic Society books combine the stories of the two Methodist Churches - the Primitive Methodist Church in Southgate and the Wesleyan Chapel in High Street - and of the Congregational Church in Moorbottom.
Sited on Sainsbury's wall near the Station Portico, it includes representations of the old Primitive Methodist church, Huntcliff, the Queen Hotel, Station Portico and the old, sadly now demolished, brine public baths - once a very popular Victorian spa attraction.
Across the roadway the Primitive Methodist Church of 1855 dominates the line of properties, with the Memorial Hall at the bottom of this slope overlooking Pickering Beck.
Walking ahead, we soon reach Lingdale High Street where we turn left to pass St Chad's Church and the Lingdale Institute (now the youth and community centre) on the left and Primitive Methodist Church (right).