Author Archive | Cathy Robling

Flat B.T. & Ellen – Annual Conference Promo

Flat B.T. and Ellen images are circulating on social media. Print out copies today to distribute at your Annual Conference. You can find them here:  

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Under Construction

The renovation of the Historical Center space is underway. Thousands of books have been boxed, artifacts have been inventoried and packed, and furniture is being stored. Our part of the work is done for now. Don’t worry we have plenty of filing to keep us busy along with the regular work. Join in the excitement […]

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Missionary Tidings 120 Years Ago

The Missionary Tidings’ first issue was published in January, 1897 by the Woman’s Foreign Missionary Society of the Free Methodist Church.  It was published monthly at the Free Methodist Publishing House, 14-16 North May Street, Chicago, Illinois.  The subscription price for a single copy was 30 cents per year. If you wanted ten to twenty-five copies […]

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National Trivia Day – FM Trivia

If you grew up in the Free Methodist Church you learned early on several acronyms used frequently- CYC, FMY, WMS, etc.. Take our trivia quiz and see how well you do. Answers will be posted tomorrow 1-5-17. FM History Trivia How many of these Free Methodist related acronyms do you know?   BOA-Board of Administration […]

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Happy Birthday Free Methodist Church!

154 years ago the Free Methodist denomination was organized on August 23, 1860 in a camp meeting grove in Pekin, New York. According to Bishop Leslie Marston’s From Age to Age a Living Witness, pg 252 & 253 “The Challenge:  The call for a convention at Pekin, NY to be held in conjunction with a camp meeting […]

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Quartet Convention CDs & DVDs now available

If you missed this historic event, or were there in person, you may purchase a CD (10 songs)  for $12.50 and a DVD for $15.00 or both for $25.00 if ordered together.  Shipping included.  Please send a check or money order to Marston Historical Center, 770 N High School Rd., Indianapolis IN 46214.  We will […]

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Summer/Fall 2013 Newsletter

The current issue of the Free Methodist Historical Society Newsletter features the following articles:  “Singing Our Living History: Male Quartet Convention”   “The Story of John Wesley Seminary Foundation” by Dr. Donald Demaray plus more! Click the link to read-  MMHC_Summer-Fall2013_web

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