May 2006

Ivy Tech Names Maxson Executive Dean

Randy R. Maxson, a 1974 graduate of Grace College, Winona Lake, Indiana, has been named Executive Dean of Ivy Tech Community College, Warsaw, Indiana, campus. He had been serving as Interim Executive Dean since September, 2005. Maxson has been associate professor of English at Ivy Tech. His previous experience includes service on the pastoral staffs […]

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GBIM Honors Retirees and Volunteers

David Guiles, executive director of Grace Brethren International Missions in Winona Lake, Indiana, was the main speaker for today’s GBIM-sponsored “Retiree & Volunteer Luncheon” held at the 2517 Restaurant in Warsaw, Indiana, at noon. Guiles, who has just returned from several weeks in Africa, gave updates from various fields where Grace Brethren missionaries are working.

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Dr. and Mrs. Bill Walker (center) and Mrs. Harold Mason (second from left) were honored at today’s luncheon for their many years of bringing medical missionary expertise to the Central African Republic. Dr. Walker and the late Dr. Mason for many years did a two-year alternating medical practice with one managing the practice while the

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Veteran missionary to Africa Roy Snyder (center, blue shirt) was honored today, along with his wife, Ruth, for their many years of missionary service and particularly for the “Veterans of Foreign Fields” newsletter which he produces monthly to keep abreast of the travels and lives of GBIM personnel. Making the award at the “Retiree and

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Phyllis Dunlap, right, was honored today for the 12 years she and her late husband, Russell, traveled among churches doing stewardship and estate planning. Awarding the plaque (left) is Ted Rondeau, chief development officer for Grace Brethren International Missions. Phyllis continues to serve GBIM as a part-time front-desk receptionist.

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Celebrating 82 With Charles Ashman

Longtime Grace Brethren pastor and Assistant Fellowship Coordinator Charles Ashman was feted today in the FGBC offices in honor of his 82nd birthday. Ashman, who continues his ministry of consulting with churches that are in difficulty or are in pastoral transition, has consulted with some 30 churches through the Paraclete Ministry which is coordinated through

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Grace Athletics Go World-Wide (Web)

The Grace College (Winona Lake, Indiana) Athletic Department has announced a two-year partnership with Stretch Internet to broadcast Lancer athletics over the web beginning this fall. The Athletic Department is conservatively estimating that it will broadcast 50 athletic contests during the first year of the agreement. Grace fans will be able to tune into Lancer

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Jordan Byers Named Salutatorian, Timothian

Lakeland Christian Academy, Winona Lake, Indiana, has named Jordan Byers (center, with Brent and Brenda Byers) as salutatorian for the Class of 2006 and has also named her as one of two Timothian Award recipients. Lakeland Christian Academy’s faculty awards a Timothian Award to the graduating senior who best exemplifies the spiritual exhortation found in

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