Brethren Letters

Our brethren letters go out weekly and contain information, updates, and encouragement from our elder, Gary Liebold; along with timely excerpts from Mr. Armstrong.

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July 1, 2022

July 1, 2022

Dear Brethren, Last week, I sent out the first half of Mr. Armstrong’s “Personal from the Editor,” written in the Good News magazine of February, 1972. Tonight, I’ll send the second half of the article. There’s such excellent information for us to glean throughout his entire article. Please have a …

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June 24, 2022

June 24, 2022

Dear Brethren, If you have been in the Church of God for a number of years, it’s likely you have heard or read the words, “19 Year Time Cycle.” This week I was reading a “Personal” article written by Mr. Armstrong in 1972, that I found very excellent to read, …

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June 17, 2022

June 17, 2022

Dear Brethren, As a teenager, my first significant job was as (what was called), a “food-runner” in a cafeteria. Back then, minimum wage was $1.60 per hour and haircuts only cost one dollar. It’s funny, though I don’t have much hair on my head today, at one time I did …

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June 10, 2022

June 10, 2022

Dear Brethren, I just read an e-mail a short time ago from one of our members that mentioned they had a “stressful” week. I’m sure all of us can identify with that feeling from time to time. Sometimes, it may seem like Satan is almost working “overtime.” The fact is, …

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June 3, 2022

June 3, 2022

Dear Brethren, We will be observing the Feast of Pentecost in two days as commanded by God. “These are the feasts of the LORD, holy convocations which you shall proclaim at their appointed times” (Leviticus 23:4). Pentecost pictures the beginning “FIRST-FRUITS” of God’s salvation. (Leviticus 23:15-17; Acts 2:1; James 1:18) …

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May 27, 2022

May 27, 2022

Dear Brethren, Recently, a member told me about a minister he heard a few years ago that did not have much understanding of what the Biblical “wave sheaf” offering pictured. If the member ever said, I don’t remember exactly what this minister allegedly thought, but tonight, I’ll give a brief …

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May 20, 2022

May 20, 2022

Dear Brethren, God has a marvelous plan for us, and for all of mankind. Just think of it, we can actually be a part of God’s FIRSTFRUIT spiritual harvest. Through His Holy Spirit we are able to grow in God’s character, NOW! Mr. Armstrong wrote the following about “righteous character” …

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May 13, 2022

May 13, 2022

Dear Brethren, Tonight, I decided to send the entire “Personal from the Editor” to you, as written in the December 1971, Tomorrow’s World Magazine, by Mr. Armstrong. With Pentecost being just a few weeks away, I thought this was an inspiring article to read, when thinking about God’s Holy Spirit …

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May 6, 2022

May 6, 2022

Dear Brethren, Since this coming Sunday is “Mother’s Day” in America, I’m going to resend a letter I wrote in 2015, on this subject. Have a good Sabbath! Your Brother in Christ, Gary Liebold May 8, 2015 Dear Brethren, My mom is a never-ending song in my heart of comfort, …

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April 29, 2022

April 29, 2022

Dear Brethren, Greetings to all of you! Pentecost is just a few weeks away and has such a tremendous meaning for God’s FIRSTFRUITS! I have some very exciting news! The first issue of our new digital magazine, The Lantern of the Scattered Faithful, has been completed, and is now posted …

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