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Portraits: Rev. Doug Schlegel

In 1863, the Joseph Schlegel family settled in Wayland, IA. They had left Mulhausen, Alsace in 1854, and their journey had taken them through Canada on their way to the U.S. Being strict Mennonites, they attended the Sugar Creek Mennonite church near Wayland, and Joseph, Jr. was eventually ordained in that church as a bishop. Joseph, Jr. eventually left for …

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The Sealing of the Holy Spirit

  In Ephesians 1 we read, “Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will¼in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise, which is the earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of …

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