Tag Archives: Pietism

Brethren in Christ on the World Wide Web

A few Brethren in Christ-related links that caught my attention over the past weeks.
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Examining Brethren in Christ Theological Identity

Short reflections on the recent Brethren in Christ Theological Study Group gathering on Brethren in Christ theological identity.
National Director Alan Robinson speaks at yesterday morning's Theological Study Group meeting at Messiah Village (Mechanicsburg, Pa.). Continue reading

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A Pietist Perspective on “Staying Christ-Centered” in Christian Higher Ed

Some thoughts on Pietism and Christian higher education, courtesy of Bethel University prof (and Pietist Schoolman blogger) Chris Gehrz.
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Photo Friday: Recapturing the Religious Roots of Messiah College

Today’s Photo Friday takes a look at a pivotal moment in the history of Messiah College, a school started by the Brethren in Christ Church.
Three Messiah College leaders (L to R) -- Trustee Ernest L. Boyer, President Rodney J. Sawatsky, and President D. Ray Hostetter -- at Sawatsky's inauguration in 1994. (Brethren in Christ Historical Library and Archives) Continue reading

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Revisiting Nonconformity

Here’s an excerpt from an article I wrote for the current issue of IN PART magazine, describing the Brethren in Christ’s historical and theological approach to the doctrine of nonconformity.
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BIC101: The Final Stretch

A quick update on the last full week of my course on Brethren in Christ history and theology.
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BIC101: Reflections on Week #1

Some brief reflections on my first week of teaching a course on Brethren in Christ history and theology.
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