August 28, 1757

1757 August 28 (Sunday).  In the Morning two Soldiers were here who came [from] fort William Henry, and were there both when it was takin and six Days after.  Their Names Samuel Howard and Thomas Lee.  Read 2 K. 25 and preached on 1 Cor. 10.4 — This Rock was Christ.  Administered the Lord’s Supper.  Widow Woods (who has lately lost her son, Mr. Joseph Woods) and Mrs. Dunlop, dined here.  P.M. read Luk. 1 from 39 v.  Preached on Prov. 18.10.  Baptized Joseph Bowman and admitted him into the Church.  N.B. It was about 5 o’Clock when our Exercises were over.