Church of the Brethren

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a Baptist denomination founded in 1708 by Americans of German descent

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Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria (EYN), Church of the Brethren in Nigeria, was founded by H.
This concern relates to the declining age of baptism occurring within the Church of the Brethren.
For example, a Church of the Brethren professor, Scott Holland, calls for believers churches, especially Mennonites, to recover an emphasis on the individual, the solitary experience of God, love of God, and the role of emotion in thought and theology.
The council includes representatives of the following organizations: Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles; American Baptist Churches of Los Angeles; Board of Rabbis of Southern California; Southern California/Nevada Conference of United Church of Christ; Union of American Hebrew Congregations; Church of the Brethren, Pacific Southwest District; Diocese of the Armenian Orthodox Church; Presbyterian Church of USA; Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles; Evangelical Lutheran Church in America; United Methodist Church; and Disciples of Christ, Pacific Southwest region.
The Brethren During the Age of World War: The Church of the Brethren Encounter with Modernization.
Suzanne Schaudel, a member of the Church of the Brethren, one of more than 500 people who attended a vigil March 19 in Lancaster, Pa.
Sunday sermon for Church of the Brethren, 14517 Osborne St.
I grew up in the Church of the Brethren and was ordained as a minister in 1984.
So, when I puzzled over what I could do for Janine, I thought of a spiritual bouquet that would bring comfort to my bereaved Church of the Brethren friend.
Edmond will deliver the message and the choirs from Second Baptist and Church of the Brethren will combine to provide the music.
Church of the Brethren - Local Catholic writer Mary Sharon Moore, who also is active in Occupy Interfaith Eugene, will speak on the topic "We are His Sheep - and So Much More" at the 10 a.
During 1881-1883 a major split in the movement produced three groups: the so-called old orders, who became the Old German Baptist Brethren; the so-called progressives who became the Brethren Church; and the so-called conservatives, who retained the title German Baptist Brethren but later renamed themselves Church of the Brethren.
Leaders of the Church of the Brethren say they will follow through on a request from the Selective Service to have "alternative service" programs in place for conscientious objectors if a draft is reinstated.
Springfield Church of the Brethren - The West Winds flute choir will hold a free concert at 10:30 a.
Founded in 1944, the organization is rooted in the peace and justice traditions of the Church of the Brethren.
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