BMH Books of Winona Lake, Ind., is pleased to announce the release of It’s Only a Demon by Dr. David Appleby of the Liberty University counseling and psychology staff. The book, subtitled “A Model of Christian Deliverance,” is based on more than 25 years of ministry experience by the author in dealing with helping people […]
By Ron Dorner We are fast approaching that special time of year-Christmas. The decorations, family get-to-gathers, and gift-giving can be so exciting. But for many people, this Christmas may not be like those in the past. The economy is forcing some to re-think the traditions that have come to be associated with Christmas. A generation
Grace Brethren International Missions sponsored several cycling tours in October to raise funds for the Day of Generosity. This group started from a bicycle shop in Winona Lake, Ind. Other tours were held in Wooster and Columbus, Ohio. More than $3,800 was raised through the tours.
Grace in Action usa (GiA) has been awarded a second grant from the July Kosciusko REMC (KREMC) Round-Up Fund, according to Gladys Deloe, founder and president of GiA. The $2,000 award will be used to help with Fall and Winter Discovery Club, an after-school club for students from Jefferson Elementary School in Winona Lake, Ind.
By Tom Hocking Non-discipleship is the unmentionable elephant standing in the foyer of the Evangelical Church. Perhaps the most compelling evidence that genuine disciples are not being made is the fact that followers of Jesus, though apparently numbering in the millions as a collective group, seem to have little redemptive impact on our culture. I’m
Events of general interest among Grace Brethren Churches. Details and registration information are available from the sponsoring organizations or at fgbc.org. November 6-8 – Grace Homecoming (GCandS) November 6-7 – Operation Barnabas Ministry Reunion, Urban Hope Training Center, Philadelphia, Pa. (CE) November 18 – Operation Barnabas Application Deadline (CE) November 20 – Lancer Visit Day
On the Move Kudos In Memoriam Farm Pond Baptism Aiken Baptismal Celebration Trujillos Retire Don Shoemaker, pastor of Grace Community Church, a Grace Brethren church in Seal Beach, Calif., was recognized before the Seal Beach City Council on August 10 for contributing 2,000 hours toward chaplain work with the Seal Beach Police Department (See photo
For Stuart Hake, his personal venture into missions has been mind-bending. “I’ve come to recognize that much of our thinking about mission has been influenced by Greek thinking-that spiritual is superior to physical,” he says. “The problem with that is it is not biblical. We base so much of what we do on an unbiblical
The stories of more than 50 Christian women throughout history who provided soul care and spiritual direction are detailed in a new book just released by BMH Books, Winona Lake, Ind. Written by Dr. Robert W. Kellemen and Susan M. Ellis, Sacred Friendships: Celebrating the Legacy of Women Heroes of the Faith, tells the stories
The Grace Brethren Investment Foundation (GBIF) has recently approved a new first mortgage loan of $2.5 million to the Grace Brethren Church of Clinton, Inc., 6501 Surratts Rd., Clinton, Md. (located near the nation’s capital). Its combined ministries include the Grace Brethren Church of Clinton (Irv Clark, pastor) and the Grace Brethren Christian School (George