Tag Archives: Sunday School

The Brethren in Christ in the City of Brotherly Love (and Sisterly Affection)

In honor of my recent move to the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection, here’s a photo post showing scenes from the Brethren in Christ Church’s long-standing Philadelphia Mission. Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Sunday School at the Valley Chapel Church

Today’s Photo Friday topic: Sunday school at the Valley Chapel Brethren in Christ Church in East Canton, Ohio. Continue reading

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“Women as Pastors”: Sarah H. Bert

We wrap up (for now!) our series on “Women as Pastors” with a profile of Sarah H. Bert, who served at the denomination’s Chicago Mission for more than fifty years. Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Evangelism Goes Up, Up, and Away!

Today’s Photo Friday installment showcases a unique method of evangelism employed by the Sunday school students at one Brethren in Christ congregation in the 1950s. Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Asa Bearss and the Question of Biblical Gender Equality

Today’s Photo Friday celebrates nineteenth-century church leader Asa Bears: not for his pioneering efforts to promote Sunday school among the Canadian church, but for his revolutionary push for biblical gender equality. Continue reading

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From Schoolhouse to Sanctuary: The Story of Sunbeam Sunday School

A recent essay about the Port Colborne Brethren in Christ Church provides insight into the outreach potential of early twentieth century Brethren in Christ Sunday schools. Continue reading

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