Top 10 ‘You know you’re Brethren if...’




 Peace dove painting at the NYC Brethren Block Party

Peace dove painting at the Brethren Block Party. Photo by Laura Brown

 Super heroes at the NYC 5K walk/run

Super heroes at the NYC 5K walk/run. Photo by Laura Brown

 An offering of t-shirts to be sewn into diapers for the ministry of Midwives for Haiti

An offering of t-shirts to be sewn into diapers for the ministry of Midwives for Haiti. Photo by Nevin Dulabaum

 General Secretary David Steele at a reception

General Secretary David Steele at a reception for scholarship recipients and international guests, held Sunday evening at NYC 2018. Photo by Nevin Dulabaum

“You’re a follower of Christ.”
-- Lani from Ohio

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“You believe in peace, simplicity, and you eat very well.”
-- Tina from Maryland

“You look forward to touching people’s smelly feet.”
-- Fikir from Pennsylvania

You see your neighbor in need and do something.
-- Riseimy from Spain, answering in Spanish
 
“All your gatherings include food.”
-- Shelley from Pennsylvania
 
“Ninety percent of your congregation is older folks.”
-- Kyle from Pennsylvania
 
“All of the green beans have ham in them.”
-- Belle from Virginia
 
“You are able to make friends just by saying hi.”
-- Hannah from Maryland
 
“You sing in parts.”
-- Maya from Indiana

(Laughter) “You’ve worn a prayer covering.”
-- Mary Ellen from Ohio
 
-- Frank Ramirez and Mary Dulabaum contributed this report.


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The NYC 2018 Press Team includes Laura Brown, Allie Dulabaum, Mary Dulabaum, Nevin Dulabaum, Eddie Edmonds, Russ Otto, Frank Ramirez, Alane Riegel, Glenn Riegel, and Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford, director of News Services for the Church of the Brethren.

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