Progressive history of the Ekklesiyar "Yan"uwa a Nigeria (EYN) : (Church of the Brethren in Nigeria)

75th Anniversary celebration, 17th March, 1998
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Church of the Brethren -- History., Ekklesiyar "Yanuwa a Nigeria -- His
Statementby E.Y.N. history committee : Bitrus A. Bdlia, Samuel D. Dali, Filibus Gwama, Jabani P. Mambula, Nvwa D. Balami.
ContributionsDali, Samuel D., Gwama, Filibus., Mambula, Jabani P., Balami, Nvwa D.
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LC ClassificationsBX7815 .B35 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
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Open LibraryOL19896369M

Progressive history of the Ekklesiyar 'Yan'uwa a Nigeria (EYN): (Church of the Brethren in Nigeria): 75th Anniversary celebration, 17th March, Author: Bitrus A Bdlia ; Samuel D Dali ; Filibus Gwama ; Jabani P Mambula ; Nvwa D Balami.

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The Church of the Brethren in Nigeria (Hausa: Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria (EYN), literally "Church of Children of the Same Mother of Nigeria") is an Anabaptist Christian denomination from Nigeria with more thanmembers. It has hundreds of pastors and hundreds of parishes. It has been established in the 20th century.

As Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) suffers under the terrorism of Boko Haram, members are caring for each other and holding fast to their trust in God.

This activity book helps Brethren children in the United States learn more about Nigeria as a country and EYN in particular.

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Enwerem. Tag Archives: Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria This is a little history of the tribes in the Gavva area. The people in this area have a very rich tribal history.

(Zumuznta Mata Ekklesiyar, or Women’s Fellowship) Director. The ZME has a bus, with a driver, to transport women for meetings. Susan called the driver to come get all of them.

A History of the Church of the Brethren Mission in Nigeria and the Emergence of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria. This brief history of the Church of the Brethren mission in Nigeria, and the emergence of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria), offers a glimpse into how the Brethren mission grew from a small beginning in into a large indigenous African denomination.

Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria (EYN) is the name of the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria. Their members are being killed, kidnapped, raped, and the churches are being burned by Boko Haram, a radical Islamic terrorist group similar to ISIS, but bumped from the news lately.

In Nigeria, the Church of the Brethren is known as Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria, or the EYN, meaning "church of the children of the same mother." Mission work began in Nigeria in and the membership of EYN, which must be renewed annually, reachedmembers in [ 10 ], surpassing the membership of the US-based church [ 11 ].

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Ekklesiyar 'Yan'uwa a Nigeria - EYN. 6, likes 25 talking about this. EYN is a large protestant denomination in NigeriaFollowers: K. Agnes’ story is a familiar one to Rebecca Dali, wife of the President of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN), to which most of the kidnapped Chibok girls belonged.

She runs the Centre for Caring, Empowerment and Peace Initiatives, CCEPI, which serves mainly widows and orphans. After World War I, smaller denominations such as the Church of the Brethren (as Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria), Seventh-day Adventists and others worked in interstitial areas, trying not to compete.

Although less well-known, African-American churches entered the missionary field in the 19th century and created contacts with Nigeria that lasted. I am amazed at the end of each year when I add up and record all the work that has been done in Nigeria by the Nigeria Crisis Response, a joint effort of the Church of the Brethren with Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria.

“Boko Haram: EYN asks Nigerian govt to rebuild 1, churches razed by insurgents,” Daily Post, Janu A Christian denomination based mostly in the Northeast, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria, otherwise known in Hausa language as Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa A Nigeria (EYN), has appealed to the federal government to rebuild its church branches razed by Boko Haram insurgents.

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It is fresh in the sense that he takes a historical approach to the problem, dating back to the founding of Northern Nigeria. The Mambulas have three other children. Christopher, 32, and his wife are pediatricians with Doctors Without Borders.

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In a world where people of faith are tempted to take up violence to protect their convictions and cultures, these martyrs show how genuine power is made perfect in weakness. This book is a gift to the entire church. (Gerald J. Mast, Bluffton University)Christian martyrdom and costly discipleship are not confined to some legendary past.

With vivid storytelling and reliable sources, this book /5(20). Next to her was her year-old husband, former president of the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria, known as the EYN, which stands for Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria. This is article two of a three-part series Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) is in a tremendous time of trial.

This Anabaptist denomination has been passing through a concentrated Boko Haram campaign of destruction, killing, kidnapping, and enslaving for five years. Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria (EYN), Church of the Brethren in Nigeria, was founded by H. Stover Kulp from Coventry Church of the Brethren, Chester County in Pennsylvania, and Albert Heiser from Olivet Church of the Brethren, Ohio, in under a tamarind tree in Garkida of Adamawa State, Northeast Nigeria.

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Samuel served as president of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) from tothe period when EYN was most severely affected by violence from Boko Haram.

A theological scholar, Dali has served as academic dean and head of the Department of Church History at the Theological College of Northern Nigeria and as.

Some of the church buildings destroyed included the Church of Christ in Nigeria, the Deeper Life Bible Church and Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa, which is Hausa for Church of the Brethren in Nigeria, Yahi said. He said the attackers went on to neighboring Kautikari, where they gunned down villagers and burned down homes.

The attackers destroyed Protestant Church of Christ in Nigeria, the Pentecostal Deeper Life Bible Church, and Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa (Church of the Brethren), among others, according to the Associated Author: Kate Tracy.

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Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria). The resolution comes as the Nigerian Brethren endure turmoil in their country. Among other things, it commits to a week of fasting and prayer on Aug.and invites the worldwide community of the Brethren to .In the violence inflicted by Boko Haram insurgents in northeastern Nigeria, the Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria (the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) has been increasingly caught in the middle.

Samuel Dante Dali, EYN president, called for urgent help from the international community in a letter he sent to the Church of the Brethren in the United.This is article two of a three-part series. Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) is in a tremendous time of Anabaptist denomination has been passing through a concentrated Boko Haram campaign of destruction, killing, kidnapping, and enslaving for five years.