McCully Pastoral Charge

McCully Pastoral Charge

The McCully Pastoral Charge is located in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Nappan was part of the Amherst Methodist circuit but became a separate circuit in 1869. A man by the name of William Pipes held some of the first Methodist services in Nappan. In 1812 a union...
Springhill Pastoral Charge

Springhill Pastoral Charge

Beginning in the 1840s, Springhill was an appointment on the Parrsboro Methodist Circuit. In 1858, a Methodist congregation was organized at Miller Corner and a church was built in 1863. Then, realizing that the town would be built farther to the east the building was...
Rev. Robert Galbraith Vans

Rev. Robert Galbraith Vans

Robert Galbraith Vans was born in Wightonshire, Scotland, in 1844. At one time he considered doing mission service in Spain but began work in Scotland instead after studying under the Rev. Dr. Somerville of Glasgow. Rev. Vans moved to Canada in 1884 and ministered...