By Carl Stagner
The late pastor and CBH speaker Dale Oldham published a book in 1973 titled Giants Along My Path. Many in the Church of God have since used the terminology to describe, as Oldham did, those who have profoundly shaped, influenced, and inspired their lives and ministries. On Monday, October 1, 2018, the Church of God movement learned that Dr. Arlo Newell had passed away. While heaven gained a hero, we lost one of our giants. A comprehensive list of his accomplishments would certainly fill volumes; a summary of his contributions to the Movement he loved would be inadequate. Yet in the lingering shadow of such a giant, it would be nearly impossible not to offer a few reflections now on the life and legacy of Arlo Newell. Continue reading
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Photo: J. David Grubbs
At Church of God Ministries, we are mindful that every life is precious, and we desire to support all who face challenges and heartache. We do our best to keep you informed of news of those having had far-reaching impact, and regret that we cannot cover every case. On May 11, one of our former CBH speakers passed away. The Church of God will never forget the recognizable voice and personality of J. David Grubbs, whose life we honor today.
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