November 2008

Isaac Eye Surgery Complete; Awaiting Biopsy Results

Many have been praying for the eye surgery of five-year-old Isaac Ogden. Here is a post-surgery update from the blog of Isaac’s mom, Sarah Weekley Ogden: We are back from Cincinnati. Isaac’s surgery went well. The surgery was on Tuesday morning and we left the hospital on Wednesday afternoon. The doctors said everything went really …

Isaac Eye Surgery Complete; Awaiting Biopsy Results Read More »

A Perfect View of the Sebring Christmas Parade

From the online version of Tampa Tribune: Leslie Brewer, of Sebring, watches the annual Christmas Parade from the Grace Brethren Church room above the Sebring Circle.(Kathy Waters/Highlands Today file photo). The downtown building, which is several miles from the church’s main campus, is used for housing and as an educational base for the Great Commission …

A Perfect View of the Sebring Christmas Parade Read More »

Billy Sunday Home, Museum Future in Question

From today’s Warsaw (IN) Times-Union: Winona Discusses Billy Sunday Visitors’ Center, Museum Jennifer PeryamTimes-Union Staff Writer WINONA LAKE – Winona Lake Town Council Tuesday heard the Billy Sunday Visitors’ Center and Museum may close due to deficits. The council Tuesday approved a proposal that the town, in cooperation with Grace College and the Village at …

Billy Sunday Home, Museum Future in Question Read More »

Cedar Rapids Celebrates 60 Years This Sunday

The Grace Brethren church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (Gary Austin, pastor)is celebrating60 years of ministry this coming Sunday, November 30, 2008! Special guest is former pastor Gary Kochheiser. He will be sharing his experiences in the Holy Land during Sunday School and then preaching during the morning service. The theme for the day is Give …

Cedar Rapids Celebrates 60 Years This Sunday Read More »

Grace Wind Ensemble Concert Saturday, Dec. 13

The Grace College Wind Ensemble, conducted by Martin Becker, will present “Sounds of the Season,” on Saturday, December 13, at 7:30 p.m. at Rodeheaver Auditorium in Winona Lake, Indiana. The concert will feature many Christmas favorites including “Sleigh Ride” and a swinging arrangement of “Good ‘Swing’ Wenceslas,” plus an audience sing-a-long to Leroy Anderson’s medley, …

Grace Wind Ensemble Concert Saturday, Dec. 13 Read More »

Grace Grad Thankful for Extra Years of Life

The following guest column, by Grace Theological Seminary M.Div. graduate Patrick Harris (pictured), appeared in this morning’s Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette newspaper. To see the original, click here. God’s endless grace leads to greed The Rev. Patrick J. Harris, Bethel Church ’Tis the season to be thankful! Too bad we need a season for it but …

Grace Grad Thankful for Extra Years of Life Read More »

The Eskimo Inn was a favorite restaurant and a gathering-place for ice cream and coffee after the evening sessions of national conference held each summer in Winona Lake. It stood on Park Avenue, across from the Administration Building, where there is now a parking lot adjacent to the new post office building.