Tag Archives: Memory

Why Study Church History?

Some of my thoughts on the value of studying church history.
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Photo Friday: “The Good Old Days”

Today’s Photo Friday post explores the importance of memory — and the 115th anniversary of Messiah Village! Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Plain Persistence

Today’s Photo Friday installment celebrates the commitment to community evidenced by former members of the Dallas Center Brethren in Christ Church in Iowa.
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On-Campus Peacemaking at Brethren in Christ Colleges?

An invitation for readers to share their stories about peacemaking initiatives at Messiah and Upland Colleges. Continue reading

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A Glimpse into the Mid-Century Brethren in Christ Missionary Mindset?

An interview with former missionary Martha Lady offers insight into the way Brethren in Christ workers thought about those whom they served. Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Remembering Jabbok

Today’s Photo Friday installment highlights the Jabbok Faith Orphanage and Missionary Training Home (later Jabbok Bible School), an institution run by the Brethren in Christ during the first half of the twentieth century. Continue reading

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August 2010 Issue of Brethren in Christ History and Life

Some thoughts on the August 2010 issue of “Brethren in Christ History and Life.” Continue reading

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Photo Friday: “No Flowers! Too Worldly!”

Today’s Photo Friday turns our attention once again to a familiar theme: weddings. Continue reading

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Remembering Carlton O. Wittlinger (1917-1979)

On the anniversary of his unexpected passing, we remember the significant contributions that Carlton O. Wittlinger made to the study of the Brethren in Christ Church. Continue reading

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Coercion, Dancing Dutch Children, and Brethren in Christ Nonconformity

Not sure what these three things have in common? They were all part of an usual event held on the campus of Messiah Bible College in 1942. Continue reading

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