1745 October 27 (Sunday). A.M. on Cor. 3.17 latter part. P.M. on Ps. 2.8 on Occasion of the Return of our Ambassadors from the Treaty at Albany with the 6 Nations of Iroquois Indians. I took Occasion also to Mention God’s wonderfull Mercy to Us, who were heretofore but a few generations back Heathen — but us in Special in this Place it being nigh Seven Times 3 Years that God has waited upon us, Since our first incorporating into a church state. N.B. Mr. John Sparhawk from Shrewsbury here: din’d and lodg’d here.