Did a bit of research, some old-school journalism. Turns out, while the Apostolic Christian Church definitely defines marriage as between one man and one woman, its 17th belief in its Statement of Belief is … 95 more words
A daughter of our emigrant ancestor Jacob Hoffmann, Louise Hoffmann was my great-grand-aunt and also my half-great-great-grand-aunt. She was born November 25, 1875 in Renaucourt, France, the oldest child of Jacob and his second wife Christine Schmidt and appears in Renaucourt birth records. 98 more words
It does not take too much searching through family history before you start learning about the religion of your ancestors. Religion has played a large part in migration patterns over the centuries and you may find that at one time or another your ancestors moved because of their religion. 584 more words
ORANGE COUNTY (CBS) – Today, the former pastor of a San Clemente church was convicted of molesting a 14-year-old girl in his congregation.
Ricardo Avalos Maffey, 44, was the pastor of Apostolic Christian Church in San Clemente and met the victim when she was about 8 or 9 years old. 398 more words