Reverend Bullard was the son of Dr. Chester Bullard, who founded the Snowville Christian Church in 1833.
As the minister of Radford Christian Church
during the 1890's, Reverend Bullard
also conducted services in the original one-room school building in our community.
After a number of residents had accepted Christ as their Savior, a congregation was organized, whereupon, it was established within the National Brotherhood of The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).
The Christian Church
(Disciples of Christ) is one of the oldest religious bodies having origin on American soil.
The founding date is 1809.
The churches are congregationally governed.
To the best of our knowledge the families and extended families who lived in the community at that time were the Alberts, Ekisses, Hughes, and McCoys.
became the instrumental force in guiding the small but foresighted congregation in the planning for and erection of an appropriate house of worship; hence, the construction was begun by that dedicated congregation in the spring of 1898.