Today’s Honolulu Star-Bulletin carries a story about Randall Senas, a grandfather from the Waipio Grace Brethren Church in Mililani, Hawaii (David Mitchell, pastor), who serves as a mentor and father-figure for a group of unusually talented athletic grandchildren. Here is a short excerpt from the article — to read the entire story click here. (Star-Bulletin […]
The following update from Russ and Betty Ogden on their son, David, who is pastor at Okeechobee, Florida, Grace Brethren Church, comes as welcome good news to the many who have been praying for David and this family. When we heard of David’s hospitalization on December 16 with a pulmonary embolism, we asked God for
The Floyd Cover family from the Ripon, Calif., Grace Brethren Church (Glen Shirk, pastor) is featured in today’s edition of the local newspaper, the Manteca Bulletin. The family, which operates a wholesale-retail nursery business called Park Greenhouse, is featured as a family-run, three-generation small business. Viki Cover Rife, who directs communications for the Women of
Mary Cone, recently-returned GBIM missionary to Germany, was the Sunday morning soloist today at the Maranatha Grace Brethren Church in Hagerstown, Maryland (Jay Fretz, pastor). Mary, her husband Kip, and their boys were visiting Mary’s parents, CM and Marie Hicks, who are founding members of the Maranatha church. The Cones have served nine years in
The following message was received this Christmas Eve afternoon from David S. Miller, son of Robert and Althea Miller. The Millers are well-known throughout the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches for Robert’s many years of pastoring, teaching, and evangelism. Althea for many years wrote a column for the Brethren Missionary Herald magazine entitled “Under the
Terry Gourley, Simi Valley’s Grace Brethren Coach-of-the-Year, has had an outstanding football season record of 13-1-0. Not only did his team with the 11-man championship in their division, but Gourley was also named Coach of the Year.
Terry Gourley, coach of the Simi Valley Grace Brethren High football champs, holds high the trophy.
This PRAISE! update, dated December 21st, on Pastor Dave Ogden is from his father, Russ: “When we arrived [at the hospital] on Friday, we didn’t know if [Dave] would live or die. He has several blood clots in his left leg (not the right one which was injured). On Saturday the doctor implanted a filter
The Friday, November 19 entry in this blog (see November archive) detailed the all-night prayer meeting in the Rainbow Room of the Westminster Hotel in Winona Lake, Indiana, which preceded the Billy Graham 1949 Los Angeles crusade. That article will also appear in the January/February issue of FGBCWorld, soon to arrive in homes and churches.
Grace Brethren High, affiliated with the Simi Valley, CA, Grace Brethren Church (John McIntosh, pastor) has clinched the title in its football division with a 13-1-0 season. First-year coach Terry Gourley was named Coach of the Year and was featured this week on local television following Monday Night Football. This was Grace Brethren’s first 11-man