About

Welcome to the Wendish Research Exchange's WendBlogs section. Here you will read the musings and advice from one of several Wendish Blogmeisters whom have generously volunteered their time to participate. Please recognize that responses to your comments may or may not be forthcoming, but you are certainly encouraged to comment.

Pages

Background Information.

Tag Cloud

Archives

Categories

Links

Search

Latest Comments

Richard Gruetzner… (October 5, 1939. …): Thank you! An excellent and interesting article that adds a few small pieces to the family history p…
George Nielsen (2. Birkmann Lette…): I had not seen the letter before and it reinforces my envy of Birkmann’s memory. It also reminded …

Stuff

XML: RSS Feed 
XML: Atom Feed 

January - June 1940 Memories

Saturday 22 April 2017 at 12:01 am

From January to June 1940 a series of eight articles by Rev Gotthilf Birkmann appeared in the Giddings Deutsches Volksblatt and have been translated by Ray Martens. The articles condensed the happenings of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod in Texas year by year from 1854 to 1897. As you read these year by year accounts, from one line entries to many line entries, you might be struck by the same thoughts as mine as I recalled the words in the Acts of the Apostles, "...and the Word of the Lord grew!" 

-0-

Read More