Tag Archives: Wesleyan Holiness

BIC101: Dusting Off the History of Messiah College

Another update on my class on Brethren in Christ history and life at Messiah College
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Photo Friday: “I’ve Got a Caption for This Picture…”

Today’s Photo Friday features a lighthearted image from the educational ministry of Luke L. Keefer, Jr.
Brethren in Christ educators Luke L. Keefer Jr., Al Long, and Arthur Climenhaga pose for a lighthearted picture while on a tour of England in 1993. (Brethren in Christ Historical Library and Archives) Continue reading

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April 2013 Issue of Brethren in Christ History and Life

What are your favorite articles in this most recent issue of the “Brethren in Christ History and Life” journal? Continue reading

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Greetings from Roxbury!

Today, I’m visiting Roxbury Holiness Camp, the oldest camp meeting in the Brethren in Christ Church.
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A Pietist-Spiritualist Corrective to Anabaptism

What is the role of the Holy Spirit in the life of the church — especially churches shaped by both Anabaptism and Pietism?
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Latest Issue of In Part Focuses on Wesleyanism

The most recent issue of In Part magazine focuses on the Wesleyan influence on the Brethren in Christ Church.
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Anabaptism, Pietism, and the Brethren in Christ’s “Original Brew”

Does Evangelicalism “water down” our theological “brew”? Or are Anabaptism, Pietism, and Wesleyanism the real “flavor-takers”?
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Luke L. Keefer Jr. and the Doctrine of Holiness

A snippet from my research into the life and legacy of Luke L. Keefer Jr., a long-time theologian, historian, and church leader among the Brethren in Christ.
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Proceedings of the Sider Institute Conference Now Available Online

The proceedings from the 2012 Sider Institute study conference, “Why We Must Take Our History Seriously,” are now online.
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Putting “Seriousness” Into Action: Reflections on the 2012 Sider Institute Study Conference

Some long-overdue reflections on the 2012 Sider Institute study conference.
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