October 15, 1780

1780 October 15 (Sunday).  I preached at Shrewsbury.  A.M. on Jer. 8.20.  P.M. on Job. 31.24.  Young Mr. Crosby prayed publickly.  P.M. I appointed the Communion and Lecture there, and returned home at evening.  Mr. Sumner rode to Westborough in the Morning.  Preached for me a. and p.m. on 1 Pet. 3.21, last clause — “left us an example etc.”  He baptized two Children, viz: Polly and Samuel Hall of Daniel Jr. and Elizabeth Adams.  Mr. Sumner returned eve.  Col. Wheelock is come home.