Tag Archives: Sunday School

Photo Friday: The Beginnings of the Chino Church

Today’s Photo Friday installment considers some early images of the Chino Brethren in Christ Church, a 100-year-old congregation in Southern California’s Inland Empire region.
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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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“But Their Distinctive Clothing Set Them Apart”: Dwight Eisenhower Remembers the River Brethren

More about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s childhood in the River Brethren community of central Kansas.
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Photo Friday: 100 Years at Springfield, Ohio

Today’s Photo Friday installment celebrates the centennial anniversary of Westside Christian Community (formerly Beulah Chapel Brethren in Christ Church) in Springfield, Ohio.
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Photo Friday: Schooling a Future U.S. President

Today’s Photo Friday installment unearths a relic for all those interested in Dwight D. Eisenhower’s connection to the Brethren in Christ Church: the slate roster used to record his attendance at Abilene Brethren in Christ Church’s 1904 Sunday school classes.
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Photo Friday: Breaking New Ground at the Valley Chapel Church

Today’s Photo Friday installment highlights an important event in the life of the Valley Chapel Church in North Canton, Ohio: the groundbreaking for a new Sunday school building.
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“Three BIC Books…”: Thomas B. Grosh IV

We continue our series “Three BIC Books…” with the selections of Thomas B. Grosh IV, a member of the Elizabethtown Brethren in Christ Church and a newcomer to the denomination.
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