The term "Dunker" refers to an older name for the Brethren, taken from our practice of baptism by trine immersion [that is, baptizing by "dunking" three times under the water].
Monthly Archives: January 2010
CBS URGED to scrap Super Bowl ad with Tebow, mom. Aren’t these protest groups the same ones who, a few years ago, promoted the discredited notion that Super Bowl Sunday was the worst day for violence against women? This protest … Continue reading
A MAJOR EARTHQUAKE HAS HIT Haiti; Magnitude 7.0. Sister Evelyn Dick, Church of the Brethren member and director of The Vine Ministry in Haiti, e-mails: I cannot get a phone call through to Pastor Joel [St. Amour, pastor of the … Continue reading
FROM THE LATEST TOUCHSTONE MAGAZINE, comments by Peter J. Leithart: Gender-neutral names for God look so innocuous. What could be wrong with baptizing in the name of “Creator, Redeemer, and Sanctifier”? As Paul would say, much in every way. To … Continue reading
OUR CONDOLENCES ARE EXTENDED to the Shiloh Church of the Brethren family, in Barbour County, West Virginia (West Marva District). Its church building burned yesterday, and was a total loss. Our best wishes to Pastor Garry Clem and the congregation. … Continue reading