The website of Grace Brethren International Missions today carries the news of the homegoing of Marguerite Gribble Dunning, who passed away Thursday evening, December 29. Her passing marks the closing of an epoch. Mrs. Dunning, pictured here with her parents, Dr. and Mrs. James Gribble as the family was making its first boat trip to […]
A team of workers, most of whom are from the Grace Brethren Church of Simi Valley, California (John McIntosh, pastor), just returned from several weeks of work in construction and making contacts with Thai people. More photos and additional information is available on the Women of Charis website by clicking here.
Enrollment has increased 70.6 percent since 1990, from 135,000 to 230,000, at the 102 evangelical schools belonging to the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities, according to a report by USA Today Dec. 14. During the same period, enrollments at public colleges increased by 12.8 percent, and at private colleges the increase was 28 percent.
Meyersdale (PA) Grace Brethren Church (Randy Haulk, pastor) will host its Annual Game Supper on Saturday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. in. the church’s activities building. In addition to the meal of wild game dishes supplied by members of the congregation, there will be a presentation by Dr. Eric Long on “Survival and Movements of
Robert Soto, pastor of the Grace Brethren Church of McAllen, Texas, and former GBNAM church planter, has posted a wide-ranging update on his ministry to Native Americans on the GBNAM website. Through his unique ministry of traveling and dancing Native American dances, Robert reports that nearly 2,700 people have come to the Lord in the
This year-end report from former FGBC pastor Bob Belohlavek, now working with Jim Hocking’s ICDI ministry in Central African Republic, gives encouraging updates on a variety of items, including the development of a new shortwave radio station. Over 16 wells have been completed. More than 40,000 people are benefiting every day from fresh, clean water
Evangelical group sues GoogleJews for Jesus says blog hosted by the Internet search firm infringes on its trademark. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Christian evangelical group Jews for Jesus is suing Google Inc., saying a Web log hosted through the Internet search leader’s Blogspot service infringes its trademark. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in
Pastor Mike Jentes of thequest in Columbus, Ohio, reports on the following Christmas outreach: In partnership with the Powell Grace Brethren Church we had the opportunity to give LIFEBOXes to every one of the 272 students at Second Avenue Elementary School last Thursday. What a privilege to serve children and to watch them go crazy
Pastor Mike Tabor of The Happy Church in Jackson, Kentucky, sends along this report (slightly edited) on Christmas ministry in the economically difficult area where he serves. We are in the middle of a great week. A church and a few individuals made it possible to get each child of The Happy Church $30 in
If you love great Bible teaching and good Christian fellowship, it’s not too early to mark your calendars for the 2006 Grace Bible Conference if you live in the Ohio area. The 2006 Grace Bible Conference, now known as Engage ’06, will be held at East Side GBC in Columbus, OH, (Chip Heim, pastor) on