Drew Pearson (pictured), 27, the son of BMH author James Pearson, was killed Monday in an auto accident in Florida. Drew Pearson’s father, James, is a Grace Seminary alumnus and is pastor of Brookside Community Church in Fort Wayne, IN. He is the author of Minefields in the Marketplace, a popular BMH book on biblical […]
A well-known conference speaker, a renowned Bible teacher, and a Grammy-award-winning performer all promise an exciting weekend at the Grace Brethren Church of Columbus, Ohio, when the fourth annual Grace Discipleship Conference is held February 20 to 22, 2009. Building on last year’s theme of In His Presence, this year’s event looks at Transforming Grace.
Here, used by permission, is an edited update on Isaac Ogden from his mother, Sarah Weekley Ogden. Isaac recently had surgery to remove an eye, and now the post-surgery reports are back. Finally we have some news to update everyone. It was a full month but FINALLY we have found out the results of the
Dave Atkins (pictured) and Asia’s Hope are featured in today’s Mansfield, Ohio, newspaper. Asia’s Hope is an FGBC cooperating organization. Here is an excerpt–to read the entire article click here. ‘Knucklehead from Lexington’ caring for orphans around world By JAMI KINTON • News Journal • December 28, 2008 LEXINGTON — With help from churches and
Herbert Paul Schaffer, son of the late Rev. William H. Schaffer and H. Maurine Schaffer,and older brother of Alyce A. Schaffer and William L. Schaffer, passed away Monday, Dec. 22, 2008,in Lewisville, TX, after an extended illness. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2009, which would have been his 80th birthday.
One of the churches from the Conservative Grace Brethren Churches International Fellowship is undergoing a difficult time this Christmas–an opportunity for us to pray for a resolution. Here is an excerpt of an article from the Burlington (VT) Free Press. To read the entire article, click here. “It’s disturbing, but we’re not fearful,” said the
From today’s Altoona (PA) Mirror.com. Kurt Miller is the lead pastor at the Martinsburg church. This is an excerpt–to read the entire article, click here. The community includes the Martinsburg Grace Brethren Church Cycling group, which started Project: Wheels of Joy. After learning of the need through the schools, the newly established group went rolling
The following article connecting Winona Lake, Indiana, with the Central African Republic appeared in this morning’s Warsaw (IN) Times-Union. This is an excerpt–to read the entire article click here. Local Groups Working In Central Africa Tim RobertsonStaff Writer Hundreds of thousands of people are homeless, starving or in continual danger of attack by bandits and
This report comes today from WHAG-TV, Hagerstown, Md. To read the complete story, click here. Truck Crashes Into Church After Driver Passes OutA truck crashed into a church on West Franklin Street Thursday when the driver passed out while behind the wheel. Police say at about 3 p.m. the man driving the truck lost consciousness