History

  • MWib Small

    Old photos from MWiB archives + 2nd batch of pictures

    Taken from ‘My Methodist History’ website Do you recognise any of the people or places in these photographs which were found in the MWiB archives in the basement of Methodist Church House? Can you tell us what the event was or when it happened? Were you there? If you think you actually took any of […]

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  • 77 Peter Thomas Stanford

    Peter Thomas Stanford

    Anyone with links to Birmingham will find this interesting. Find out more about Peter Thomas Stanford – a man who born a slave but became Birmingham’s first black Minister.  

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  • 2014 02 Dead Sea Scrolls

    Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library

    The discovery of the first Dead Sea Scrolls in a remote Judean Desert cave in 1947 is widely considered the greatest archaeological event of the twentieth century. Bedouin treasure hunters and archaeologists ultimately found the remains of hundreds of ancient scrolls. These fragile pieces of parchment and papyrus, including the oldest existing copies of the […]

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  • Wye Valley Mission – Plan from 1956

      The quality of the attached document is not perfect but readable suggest you magnify a little. So if you are a ‘Senior Citizen’ there could be some names & churches you remember. Click below:- 1956 Wye Mission Plan

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