Today’s Roanoke, Virginia, Times carries an article about generational baptisms in the Ghent Grace Brethren Church there. Here is an excerpt–to read the entire article click here. Photo and article from Roanoke Times. EDITOR’S NOTE: “Fuzzy” Minnix is Odell, the husband of Janet Minnix, president of Women of Grace USA. The baptism of Parker Minnix […]
Dan Beaver, global associate with Grace Brethren International Missions (GBIM) who serves on the island of Boracay in the South Pacific, will be honored on the weekend of September 5 and 6 at the Illinois Renaissance Celebration at the University of Illinois, where he played football. According to his proud dad, Wayne Beaver, Dan will
Earlier this month the Centerville (OH) Grace Brethren Church dedicated and made available to its community a lovely park including a two-acre lake, a 30-foot gazebo, and an open recreation area with a walking trail around the lake. Pastor Steve Makofka (pictured) led the dedication ceremony and gave a short message. According to Makofka, making
Mary Leavitt, who attends the Grace Brethren Church of Columbus, Ohio (David Plaster, pastor) and who is known throughout Central Ohio as “The Flag Lady,” has been asked to lead the Pledge of Allegiance at the Republican National Convention next week in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minn. She is listed on this page of the RNC Web
Send a strategic message of support for our troops, veterans, and chaplains on the Sunday before Veterans Day, November 9, by using a bulletin insert provided by the Eagle Commission and Grace Brethren Investment Foundation. PDF files have been provided, either color or black and white in a format, for printing as bulletin inserts. The
Mike Taylor, Director of Operations for Grace Brethren International Missions in Winona Lake, Indiana, announces the appointment of Jim Folsom (at right, with his family) as the new communications officer for GBIM. Folsom recently completed ten years as Director of Communications for the Wendell Whitman Companies in Winona Lake. He and his wife Stephanie, son
By Jesse Deloe General George Patton is quoted as saying, “If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you’ll be amazed at the results.” I wonder what he meant. Did he mean that without specific directions, they’d probably get lost? Or did he mean that we would be surprised at
The following information was released this week by the Church of the Brethren communications office: The following new resources have been published as part of thecelebration of the 300th Anniversary of the Brethren: “Back to Schwarzenau: Celebrating 300 Years of the BrethrenMovement”: This video wrapup of the international celebration of the300th Anniversary held on Aug.