Light and Life Hour: June 5, 1955

The June 5, 1955 broadcast of the Light and Life Hour has been added to the Historical Center’s site. The broadcast’s theme was the 150th Psalm while the speaker was Myron Boyd. The announcer for this broadcast was Sid Hayman and the soloist was Hubert Wash. There were also testimonies from LaVerne Matthews, Marjorie Snyder, […]

Spring 2014 Newsletter

The new issue of the Free Methodist Historical Society Newsletter is attached. You’ll enjoy the feature article “More Radical Than First Wave Feminism?” by Benjamin Wayman, comments from our new editor, Christy Mesaros-Winckles, a book review of John F. Hay Jr.’s new ebook and more. Feel free to share this with your friends and family. […]

“More Radical than First Wave Feminism? The Gospel According to B.T. Roberts” by Benjamin D. Wayman

In Marston’s Spring 2014 newsletter we published an abbreviated version for Ben Wayman’s scholarship on B.T. Roberts’ Ordaining Women and Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s The Woman’s Bible. Here is the extended version of the “More Radical than First Wave Feminism? The Gospel According to B.T. Roberts.” Wayman’s work will be appearing in an upcoming issue of […]

Hungarian Free Methodist History Video

Larry Winckles, the Europe Area Administrator for the Free Methodist World Missions, and Péter Tóth created a video in Hungarian that describes the history of the Free Methodist Church in general and as it relates to Hungary. We have added this video to our films page. You can find the video here on the Films […]

Winter 2014 Newsletter

The most recent issue of the Free Methodist Historical Society Newsletter is here- You may enjoy reading and responding to the article “Reinventing Connectionalism”. Note especially the fascinating article by Dr. Donald Joy about “Growing Up in the Dust Bowl”. Also the book review includes Rekindled: Rising from the Ashes of Burnout by Dr. Donald […]

Free Methodist Quartet Convention CDs and DVDs

Copies are still available of the Quartet Convention CD and DVD. This event was a gathering of former college and local church quartet members last May. It was a wonderful time of music and reminiscing. If you missed it, you can experience it for the first time or if you were there, you can relive […]

Books of Discipline Added

Several versions of the Books of Discipline of the Free Methodist Church have been added the MMHC website. They span the years 1860 through 1969. These books are the official guidelines for the Free Methodist Church and are a great source for the history of the Church. The page where these can be found is […]

New Lecture Section Added

A new Lectures section has been added to the audio page of our website. Seattle Pacific University and Dr. Howard Snyder were kind enough to allow us to use two of their lectures. The first is from Seattle Pacific’s Professor Priscilla Pope-Levinson. It is titled Holiness in Black and White: Women, Race and Sanctification and […]

Three New Light & Life Hour Broadcasts Added

Three new Light & Life Hour broadcasts have been added to the audio portion of our webpage. These include the first broadcast with Dr. Leroy Lowell (October 1, 1944), the broadcast in which Robert Andrews took over for Myron Boyd (August 29, 1965), and the final broadcast (December 28, 1980). Each of these are of […]

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 […]