Tag Archives: Women in Ministry

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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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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Quote of the Day

A quote to make you think, courtesy of Brethren in Christ historian Carlton O. Wittlinger.
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Highlights from Messiah Village’s First 115 Years

Messiah Village continues to celebrate its 115th anniversary by highlighting 115 people and organizations that have contributed to its growth — including many members of and congregations within its founding denomination, the Brethren in Christ Church.
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Photo Friday: Everyone Loves Dr. Virginia (Except Maybe This Snake)

Today’s Photo Friday installment tells the story of Dr. Viriginia Kauffman, the first female Brethren in Christ medical missionary — and an expert shooter.
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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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Quote of the Day

A quote to brighten your morning, courtesy of Brethren in Christ missionary and pioneering woman church leader Sarah H. Bert. Continue reading

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Faithful Renderings: The Art of Everyone Called Her Sister Sarah (and Some Thoughts on the Use of History in Children’s Literature)

Some thoughts on faithfulness, biography, and the use of history in children’s literature. Continue reading

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“Three BIC Books…”: Harriet (Sider) Bicksler

We continue our series “Three BIC Books…” with the selections of Harriet (Sider) Bicksler, long-time editor of the denomination’s “Shalom!” journal. 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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