Walter N. Vernon. The Methodist Excitement in Texas: A History. Dallas: Texas United Methodist Historical Society, 1984.
The TUMHS also published The Methodist Excitement in Texas: A History in 1984 with funds provided by participating annual conferences. Written by Historical Society members Walter N. Vernon, Robert W. Sledge, Robert C. Monk, and Norman W. Spellmann, this work has served as the authoritative resource on Texas United Methodism for more than three decades.