Tag Archives: Women

Photo Friday: “These City Women Cling To Our Plain Sisters”

Today’s Photo Friday installment documents the work of Sarah Bert, a pioneering Brethren in Christ urban missionary with a great capacity for reaching out to urban women quite unlike herself.
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A Post-Valentine’s Day Wedding Story

Another story about mid-century Brethren in Christ weddings — with a Valentine’s Day twist. Continue reading

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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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Lancaster Brethren in Christ Church’s Oldest Member Celebrates 100th Birthday

Alma Engle, the oldest member of the Lancaster Brethren in Christ Church and the congregation’s first woman deacon, celebrates her 100th birthday today. 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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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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Quote of the Day

A quote to brighten your morning, courtesy of nineteenth-century minister Asa Bearss. Continue reading

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