March 8, 1862, Rowley, Massachusetts.

December 16, 1935, Atlanta, Georgia.

Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia.


Husband of hymnist Civilla Martin, Stillman attended Harvard University and was ordained a Baptist minister, though he later switched to the Disciples of Christ denomination. In 1916, he became a professor of Bible studies at Atlantic Christian College in Wilson, North Carolina. Three years later, he moved to Atlanta, Georgia. It was from there he went all over America to run Bible conferences and evangelistic meetings. His works include:

  1. Durfee
  2. Doing Business for the King
  3. God Will Take Care of You
  4. Going Home
  5. I Am Singing the New Song Today
  6. Jesus Is Pleading
  7. Let Me Be a Friend to Man
  8. O How You Need Him
  9. Old-Fashioned Way, The
  10. On the Upgrade
  11. One of God’s Days
  12. Peace Will I Give unto You
  13. Saved
  14. Sitting at the Feet of Jesus
  15. Standing in the Forefront
  16. Watching for the Dawning

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