Doors to the Past
Walnut Hills (Nazarene) Church
Walnut Hills Church of Nazarene
(340 Norway Av.)
Pastor - Rev. Michael Lyons
1934 Huntington 1st. Church Pastor Claude Bailey and
Rev. John Stackhouse,
1936 Rev. Alva Estep becomes the new pastor.
1938 Rev. Luther Cobb becomes pastor. Later
that year, Rev. Stackhouse
1939 Rev. Morris Cook becomes the pastor and begins
construction on a
1943 Rev. Thomas Younce becomes pastor, and the church
1944 Rev. Asa Sparks becomes pastor, and during his
pastorate, the church
1949 Rev. Giles Graham becomes pastor.
1954 A. M. Hicks becomes pastor.
1955 Construction begins on the first unit of the
1957 The dedication of the new church takes place in
October. The total
1958 The Sunday School average in April is 292.
Four hundred twenty-
1960 Ira Fowler becomes pastor.
1962 O. F. Haynes becomes pastor.
1972 Rev. Brady Riffle becomes pastor.
1977 Rev. Allen Woolums becomes pastor.
1986 Rev. Dale Orihood becomes pastor.
During this time, the parking
1994 Rev. Gary Hayes becomes pastor and purchases and
2005 Rev. Michael Lyons becomes pastor. A
major renovation of the church