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Found in 73 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David, 1927-10-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Pendleton is concerned by David’s letter of Sept. 27th; Pendleton believes the stand taken by some members of the Kitchener society presents a challenge to the Church’s order of government, and he approves of the actions taken by David in offering his resignation as pastor. Pendleton suggests David make his resignation public. Pendleton will discuss further steps to be taken with David and the “leading...
Dates: 1927-10-05

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David, 1928-01-27

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Pendleton has written to Mr. Rudolph Roschman and Dr. Schnarr about when to start actively considering the choice of pastor for the Kitchener Society. Pendleton had thought they could wait until spring, but other pastoral changes are occurring within the Church, and the Kitchener Society may want to start considering their options now.

Dates: 1928-01-27

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Victor J. Gladish, 1931-11-28

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Victor J. Gladish in Colchester, England. Pendleton thinks that the appointment of an Assembly committee with its own treasurer is advisable. This will help to differentiate between Assembly meetings and society meetings. Pendleton proposes that Bishop Tilson should chair the committee and will write to him about it. Pendleton also suggests that Gladish should serve on the committee as well as one representative from the Colchester society and one...
Dates: 1931-11-28

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. William B. Caldwell, 1918-03-30

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. William B. Caldwell in Glenview, IL, USA. Pendleton acknowledges Caldwell’s letter of March 28th in which he agrees take up a position in Bryn Athyn. Pendleton does not think George DeCharms will leave Bryn Athyn for Glenview to accept the call of the Immanuel Church, so he advises that the Council also decide on a second choice. Pendleton would like to have Caldwell in Bryn Athyn as soon as possible, but Caldwell’s move depends on when the Immanuel...
Dates: 1918-03-30

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. William B. Caldwell, 1918-04-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. William B. Caldwell in Glenview, IL, USA. Pendleton acknowledges Caldwell’s letter of April 2nd. Pendleton remarks that while his last letter was not intended to increase the desire of the Immanuel Church Council to have George DeCharms, the Council’s wishes must be respected, and so Pendleton will include DeCharms’ name among the nominees. Pendleton is glad to hear Caldwell will come to Bryn Athyn on May 1st. In the interim between a pastor leaving...
Dates: 1918-04-05

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish, 1922-03-21

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton is trying to negotiate cooperation between Mr. Headsten’s congregation and the Sharon Church. Headsten is hesitant to share the pulpit with Gladish for fear he might be left “quite out in the cold”. Pendleton has decided not to force the matter. Names mentioned: Mr. (John) Headsten, Mrs. Gladish

Dates: 1922-03-21

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish, 1925-01-22

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton has received Gladish’s note with enclosed annual report. He is sorry that Gladish will not be able to attend the Council meetings this year. Pendleton is pleased that the Sharon Church has been making progress in paying off their mortgage. Pendleton reports that George DeCharms has had to travel to Florida to recover his health.

Dates: 1925-01-22

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish, 1925-02-20

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Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish. Pendleton has received Gladish’s letter of Feb. 16th with enclosed letter from Gladish to Mr. John Forrest. Pendleton advises Gladish to deal with Forrest’s moods by not taking them seriously and politely telling him to mind his own business. Pendleton reports that the annual meetings were successful and that George DeCharms’ health has greatly improved. Pendleton is interested in Gladish’s trip to Clinton with his wife; He...
Dates: 1925-02-20

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish, 1926-01-18

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish. Pendleton has received Gladish’s letters of Dec. 21st and 30th with enclosed membership applications for Mr. Renkenberger and Mr. Hafstrom. Pendleton notes with interest that Mr. Wilson has leased his theatre in Clinton and hopes to move to Chicago to join the Sharon Church. In Bryn Athyn, they are preparing for the upcoming February meetings, and Pendleton regrets that Gladish will not be able to attend.

Dates: 1926-01-18

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish, 1926-09-17

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Willis L. Gladish in Chicago, IL, USA. After a conversation with Gladish’s son, Victor, Pendleton thinks Gladish may not have understood Pendleton’s last letter regarding Gladish’s status as Pastor of the Sharon Church. Pendleton explains that becoming a “Pastor in full” by call and consent of the society is different from being a “full time pastor.” As Gladish has been there many years, Pendleton would like the society to officially extend him a...
Dates: 1926-09-17