Fort Wayne Bible College - Light Tower Yearbook (Fort Wayne, IN)
- Class of 1945
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Text from Pages 1 - 104 of the 1945 volume:
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V to professor c. a. gerber, instructor in vocal music, the
class of 1945 dedicates this volume of the light tower in
honor of his thirty-fourth year ot service .at our almarmater.
small of stature but large of heart, he has won and held our
admiration through the years. his intelligent appreciation of
' good music has inspired us: his sympathetic manner and gracious
understanding have kept us plodding: his ability to take ordinary
voices and harmonize them into a great chorus has brought
favorable commendation to our institute, above all, his supreme
motive has been to leadvus to sing to the praise
and glory of God.
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A MIRACLE IN STUNE
Nothing short of a miracle has been the
growth and 'development ot our school since
the daye of its humble beginning as the Beth-
any Home, Its buildings have been made not
only of brick and mortar but also of sweat
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LAUMINISTRATIUN BUILBIN 4
This first school closed in 1900, but the demand for this type of training reopened it
In the early nineties the vision of the B. P. Lugibihl family caused them to leave the farm
and prepare for missionary service in Africa. Being unable to go to the field themselves, they
desired to prepare others for the Lord's service. With this work in mind their home in Bluffton,
Ohio, was enlarged and improved preparatory to opening the Bethany Bible Institute. The
Institute was opened in 1895, with the late Rev. I. E. Ramseyer, the spiritual head, and Mr.
and Mrs. Lugibihl, the supervisors. The opening was a step of faith, and God provided the
teachers necessary at the time. A goodly number of students, after attending the twenty-
week terms, were better prepared for the Mastsr's service. Many of these original students
have entered into the presence of their Lord, but there still remain many who are actively
engaged in the Lord's work,
again in 1904, with thirty-two student enrolled. Since more waited to come later, a change in
the program was made necessary. An attempt to secure a larger and more central location
finally led to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Numerous sites were suggested, but the price was always
prohibitive. The present site of the school was suggested as a last resort, but the little group
almost feared to ask the price of this ideally situated tract of virgin forest. However, their fears
were grourndless, and they succeeded in buying our campus for the very reasonable sum of
S1800. This amount was borrowed and work was begun. It is perhaps significant that the
first shovel of dirt was removed by a returned missionary, Rev. Isaac Hess,
since about one-third of the graduates have gone to the foreign mission field. '
Although the first building was not yet completed, classes were started
in Fort Wayne the following winter at the City Mission on East Columbia t
Street, and the students lived i.n homes nearby. The new building, ADMIN- E
ISTRATION BUILDING, was rushed to completion in Ianuary, 1905, and the l
classes of the Bible Training School were moved there. , P
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an services were from its earliest years a
regular part ofthe school lite. The Quiet Hours also had their beginning with the school. These
features have not changed. The growth ot the school made necessary other changes, however.
ln addition to the regular Bible course a Bible-Music course was soon introduced. Several years
later the Mission Band commenced the support of Rev, Clayton D. Steiner, a Bible Institute grad-
uate laboring in Peru, South America. The steady increase in the number of students also made
necessary an expansion of facilities. In 1929 an addition was proposed that would contain dormi-
tory rooms and classrooms. In 1931 this building,BET1-IANY HALL, was completed at a cost of SBU,-
000 and was dedicated to the Lord. The tirst edition of the Light Tower was published this year.
Since the enrollment continued to grow, the Annex was purchased in 1937, to provide living quar-
ters for five married couples. The Administration Building also was quite extensively modernized
the same year. Nineteen thirty-eight saw the beginning of the School of Correspondence which
filled a definite need among those who could not be in residence at the Institute. Further growth
demanded more room, until in 1940 plans tor a Music Hall were submitted. Since it was soon evi-
dent that the original plans for only a music hall would not meet the need, they were enlarged to
include classrooms, a gymnasium, a dining room. and a chapel. This much needed building,
FOUNDERS' MEMORIAL, was completed in 1942
at a cost of S1l0,000. A further addition to the
curriculum was made in 1944 when a summer term was added to th
daily Chapel Hour and the Weekly Mission B d '
e regular schedule.
Progress is still being made along every line of school life and work. Again the complaint is,
"Beho1d now, the place , . . is too strait for us."
After the death of our beloved President, I. E. Ramseyer, many inquiries and suggestions rela-
tive to a memorial were made. It seemed to be generally felt that some appropriate memorial
should he undertaken. The General Committee of the Missionary Church Association felt that since
many local churches, The Bible Institute, and other friends may wish to share in whatever would
be done. it would be in order for such a memorial to be undertaken.
A Committee appointed by the General Conference of the Missionary Church Association to
draw up plans and solicit funds for this undertaking consists of Mr, S. A. Lehman of Fort Wayne:
Mr. N. E. Roth of Grabill, Indiana: Mr. C. H. Muselman ol Berne, Indiana: Mr. F. W. Lagerholm of
Chicago, Illinois: Rev. V. O. Harrold of Fort Wayne, Indiana: Rev. Earl Leonard of Peoria, Illinois:
Rev. Q. I. Everest of South Bend, Indiana: Rev. Eli Steiner of Bluffton, Ohio: and L. Shirl Hatfield of
To this number, the Committee is authorized to add an additional six names as it may deem
wise. The committee has already added the names of Rev. I. A. Ringenberg: Mr. S. S. Gerig, Mr.
Marion D. Lochner, Mr. Bert Hollopeter, all of Fort Wayne, and Mr. I. Francis Chase of Chicago, Illi-
nois, It has also organized itself and elected the following officers: Mr. S. A. Lehman, Chairman:
Rev. I. A. Ringenberg, Secretary: and Mr. S. S. Gerig, Treasurer.
Since "Daddy" Ramseyer was in all things a very practical man and not given to expenditures
for mere show, it was felt that the memorial should be in keeping with that principle. There was a
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proiect that had been on "Daddy" Ramseyer's heart and to which he had directed an initial Sl,-
000.00 given him to place as he felt it was needed most. This proiect was in the form of a head-
quarters building that would meet the various needs of the Bible Institute and the Missionary
The memorial proposed to meet this need is a building so arranged that the first iloor can be
utilized tor ofiices. committee rooms, a book store, and probably, some apartments or rooms as
space may permit. The upper floors are to be arranged into apartments and rooms suitable to the
needs of the Institute and the Association. The estimated cost of this proposed new building is
Sl50,000, The building will be held in trust by the Trustees of the Missionary Church Association
and its use directed by a committee. two-thirds oi whose members are to be appointed by the
General Committee of the Missionary Church Association and one-third by the Governing Board of
Six men have given 51000.00 each for the purchase oi a suitable lot which has been secured
at a cost of S6000.00. This lot, 125 by 128 feet, is located on the southeast corner of South Wayne
Avenue and Rudisill Boulevard diagonally across from the Bible Institute. In addition the students
and alumni of the Bible Institute have raised in cash and subscriptions. over S4000.00. A number
of other gifts have been given by interested friends.
2. Bethany Hall
3. Founders' Memorial
. Administration Building
5. First Missionary Church
6. Site of proposed Ramseyer Me-
4. "Mother" Ramseyer's Home 7. P. L. Eicher Home
8. The Annex
raining for Service and Service in Training" has been the apt and pertinent
motto of the Fort Wayne Bible Institute since its establishment in 1904. Moreover. dur-
ing the years of its existence it has always tried to translate this motto into actual ex-
perience. This it still endeavors to do today.
The accomplishment of such a practical purpose demands teachers and teaching
of the highest order. It necessitates that every member of t.he Faculty must not only
know the Truth experientially. but it must be enshrined in his life, as Truth was in-
carnated in the life of Iesus Christ. This living exposition of the Truth continues, in
and out of the class room, until Truth becomes personified in the student. Such is the
Such a program would fail of accomplishment were it not for the beneticent min-
istry ol the Spirit of God. He distributes spiritual gifts to saved men and women: and
these individuals, in turn, are given by Him for the ministry of the Church, the Body
The gifts of the Spirit of God. however. are always potential. They are to be dis-
covered within Christian personality like buried treasure. They need to be develop-
ed, dedicated to God used in His service, and distributed among others. For the re-
alization of this obiective the Bible Institute of Fort Wayne and its Faculty finds its
fruitful field of Christian service. It was built to fill such a need. It is maintained to
render such service. It is for the accomplishment of this spiritual ministry that the Fort
Wayne Bible Institute and its Faculty dedicate themselves.
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tDocJ Steiner walks in VERY early. Mr. tPopl Gerber hurries in turning the pages of a hymn-
book, sets it on the piano, walks over to the organ to give the number, and then goes to the
pulpit, ready to begin the opening song. Mr. Shank walks in with a worried look. He is try-
ing to figure how to get the Light Tower ready cn time. Misses White and Butz enter togeth-
er, discussing the problem of preparing their meals while handling a full load of teaching.
Dean CL. HJ Ringenberg walks in, his mind arranging the many announcements which must
be made. Since Mr. Leightner also has an announcement to make, he seats himself on the
platform this morning rather than on the back seat of the chapel. Mr. Shepley enters, deep in
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musings on philosophy. Even President tl. AJ Ringenberg has found time, despite numerous
duties, to be with us for his bi-weekly chapel message. 'Guess they are all here. No! Here
comes Mrs, Smith from a last-minute explanation with a Greek student concerning the use
of the genitive absolute. And there is Miss Lehner, who has just finished ironing out a prob-
lem with her Bethany Hall girls. These are our leaders. With great patience they strive to
teach us Truth. Ot course they make mistakes occasionally. CWe are happy for this, for We
know not how we could live in the presence of perfection.l But we must say that we have a
group of capable and consecrated leaders, and we give grateful thanks to God for them.
A MESSAGE FRUM
REV. I. A. RINGENBEHG
he apostle Paul gave most time!
ly and pointed exhortations to Timo-
thy, his son in the faith, These exhor-
tations indicated the deep desire of
the Apostle for this young minister.
Three of these are so inclusive that
they become basic to the others. There
could be no more fitting words to
young people who are preparing to
serve in the Gospel than these, es-
pecially in days such as are upon us.
Therefore, they are passed on to you
as my sincerest hearts' desire for you.
"Endure hardness as a good sol-
dier of Iesus Christ." There is no call-
ing that dare demand more of hard-
ships and self-denial than the Gospel
ministry, whether at home or abroad.
lt will become necessary for you to
stand firmly against most deceptive
and insidious evils. Unless you are
ready to take your stand regardless of
cost, and if needs be alone, you will
be ensnared and defeated by it.
"Study to show thyself approved
unto God." lt will need to be remembered that you have only one person to please, God, lt is
He who sends you forth, cares for you: and it is to Him that you must give account. lt may seem
necessary today to please certain other folks, but if in doing so you lose the approval of God, your
seeming advantage will be your ruin and you will end in defeat.
"Preach the word." You have only one message to carry, the Word of God. Others may in-
sist on a large ministry, but you may well content yourself to be the messenger and mouthpiece of
God. His Word will meet your own need for time and eternity, It alone will
furnish food for the souls of your listeners. It presents the only way of sal-
vation for lost souls and a lost world. lt will stand when all else fails and
falls. God entrusts you with the glorious privilege of being His messenger
boy, to carry His all important Word to those who perish without it.
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REV. L. R. RINGENBERG. M. A.-Dean
Fort Wayne Bible Institute
Winona Lake School of Theology
LEONA LEHNER-Dean of Women
Fort Wayne Bible Institute
Western Union College
REV, B. F. LEIGHTNER-Registrar
Fort Wayne Bible Institute
Nyack Missionary Training Inst
Bowling Green State Normal
HAZEL BUTZ. B. S.
Fort Wayne Bible Institute
E. IRENE SMITH, A. B.
Ohio State University
". . . teaching every man in all wisdom: that
we may present every man perfect in Christ
OLIVER E. STEINER. A. B.. B. S.. M. M.
Fort Wayne Bible Institute
Ohio State University
C. A. GERBER
Moody Bible Institute
American Conservatory of Music
R. L. PFUNDSTEIN, A. B., B. M.
Nyack Missionary Training Inst.
FLOYD A. SHANK. A. B.. Th. B.
Eastern Mennonite School
University of Chicago
HELEN P. WHITE, M. A.
Nyack Missionary Training Inst
New York University
REV. R. SHEPLEY. A. B.. B. D.
Fort Wayne Bible Institute
Northern Baptist Seminary
". . . teaching those things which concern the Lord
Iesus Christ. with all confidence . . ."-Acts 28:31.
MRS. OLIVER STEINER, A, B. ALICE MOST POLHAMUS, R. N. IANE BEDSWORTH
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Home Nursing Womerfs Physical Education
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REV. PETER L. EICHER
MAHALA DILLER ADA SMITH
Hosiess and Laundry Supervisor
Dininq Room Supervisor
MRS. I. E. RAMSEYER MRS. B. P. LUGIBIHL
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HERE AND THERE
1. Recreation Period
2. "What's cookin'?"
3. "Wha'd 1 get?"
4. What? No story?
5. "P-teverting to type?"
6. Nice day for a Walk.
7. He'll chart your course.
8. "One, two,-no, use the fourth
9. Down in "Them thar hills."
10. "Good morning, Bible Institute."
11. "No more than two."
12. "Well-ah. . .'
13. "Now when 1 Was in school . . . 1"
14. No time for posing.
15. Private audition.
16. "The laborer is worthy of his hire."
17. Standing room only.
18. Doing the daily dozen,
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he Bible lnstitute of Fort Wayne is a means to the accomplishment of a
Scriptural declared purpose. lt is a spiritual laboratory where divine promises
and provisions are put to actual test and authenticated and approved in Chris-
tian experience. lt is one link in a golden chain of four units. This golden chain
begins and ends with God. But between its ends this chain encompasses the
world and binds it to the heart of God. The intervening links in this divine chain
are the faculty members and the student body of the Bible Institute. Both, undef
the rninistration of the Spirit, receive and give. Truth is received in order that it
may be given to others. If it is freely given by the members' of the Faculty, it is
readily received by the students themselves. Accordingly, each student looks
upon himself as the repository into which each faculty member is pouring the
riches of his own study and experience and first-hand acquaintance with God.
Consequently, each student becomes the trustee of everything he receives. And
an account of the trusteeship to God.
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Despite Professor Steiner's great efforts to have all students on time for Chapel, many of
them still straggle in late. However, great improvement has been noted in their general
punctuality. Another trouble is the students' persistence in moving farther and farther back
every day: although they have been given numerous oral and written exhortations to come to
the front. Perhaps the reason for this is that many students expect to sit in the very front
as leaders the rest ot their lives, and desire to make the best of the days when they can sit
unobtrusively in the very back of the chapel. May we here note our thanks for the labor of
Professors Ringenberg and Steiner in getting the students in the Center section far enough
forward to take a good picture. But, aside from the humorous vein, the students acknowl-
edge the "Chapel Hour" as a time when they have been given food for thought, when they
have been quickened in their souls, and when they have been drawn nearer to God. Together
we thank God for it.
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President .,........ Gerald Ringenberg Vice-President ,.... ...... I ohn Blosser
Secretary .,... ,,.......... D aisy Wise Treasurer ......... ...... M arie Dean
Chaplain ...... ..... L yle Steiner Class Advisor .,... .,,.... M iss Butz
The Senior Class of l945, as it leaves the sacred halls of the Fort Wayne
Bible institute, will not leave the memories of enriched fellowship with both
God and fellow classmates.
The waves of spiritual blessings and fellowship have been uplifting in
the class meetings which have been held the first Thursday evening of each
month. Several of these meetings have been entirely devotional with a mess-
age from the Word by the chaplain, followed by praise and prayer. In oth-
er meetings, a period of devotion has been followed by the class business
Highlights of the senior events include the Iunior-Senior banquet, the
"Senior Outing," Baccalaureate, and Commencement. Bev Torrey lohnson,
founder of the "Youth for Christ Rally" in Chicago, is our Commencement
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RUTH E. ALLEN
327 Rowland St.
Henderson, North Carolina
"An efficient student: alway
the will ot the Lord.'
402 North Indiana Ave.
Mission Band Pres.
Mission Band Vice-Pres.
Senior Class Vice-Pres.
Light Tower Cir. Mgr.
"Showing iorth the graciousness ot
God in simplicity
R. R. No. 2
"Her strength is in the Lord.
LA VAUN R.
R. F. D. No. 2
S. S. Teacher
"Quietly she achieves her
S. S. Teacher
"She walks sottly in the
COYLA F. CROW
B12 I'-lazelton Street
Flint 3, Michigan
TWO-YEAR BIBLE MUSIC
The Crow calls "Cow-caw cawfee".
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goal." Mission Band Vice-Pres.
"Her willingness to serve is enriched
by her triendly spirit."
WAYNE H. BRENNEMAN
R. R. No. 4
Light Tower Editor, '45
Light Tower Bus. Mgr., '44
Mission Band Treas.
Youth Conf., Bus. Mgr.
tear ot the
" 'War-ye' studying Greek?"
. . Oh!" tSomething nicer than Greek.J
ILA TUNE CROW
812 Hazelton Street
Flint 3, Michigan
TWO-YEAR BIBLE MUSIC
"She doesn't want to crow all her life,
hut she will keep singing."
GLADYS M. CHAPMAN
3973 Van Dyke Road
"Persistent in her efforts:
ate tor the lost."
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305 Chicaqo Ave.
MARIE ELIZABETH DEAN
1902 Chapin Street
"Her countenance glows with the tri-
umph ol God."
DANIEL F. DYCK
3726 Shady Court
Fort Wayne, Indiana
"Unswervinq in iaith. unflinching
duty, level-headed in de
B04 S, Oak Street
"She has had 'good
"Food lor her body as well as her
MRS. DANIEL DYCK
3726 Shady Court
Ft, Wayne, Indiana
S. S. Teacher
I "An example ol Christian virtues man-
lll iiested in home, school and church."
EVON O. GABERDIEL
403 S. Main Street
S. S. Teacher
bu' "Smiles from fyjear to lyleclrf'
TREVEER A. GINTER
"Her dignity is enriched by her
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N ETTIE ETHELDA DODGE
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THREE YE AR BIBLE-MUSIC
S. S, Teacher
Street Meeting Com.
"Conscientious. consistcmt. and crea-
tive in her Christian walk."
VIOLET V. EGLY
Child Evanqelism Teacher
Mission Band Comm.
"She hears the bells ringing in her
VELMA F. GOFF
S. S. Teacher
Child Evanq. Teacher
"Pain and pleasure are the threads
that weave her lite into beauty for
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DORIS PEARL GOEHRING
Evans City, Penn.
Child Evangelism Teacher
Light Tower Staff
"An insignificant little lady who has
baked a significant number l5000l of
MII.DRED MARIE HIRSCHY
R. F. D. 2
TWO-YEAR BIBLE MUSIC
Youth Conf. Com.
Mission Band Com!
"Humbly and willingly she sings her
Mission Band Com.
S. S. Teacher
'Taithiully discharging his duties as
a true servant ol God."
BETTY IEAN GREENMAN
R. F. D. 1
Ass. Prayer Leader
"Faith and strength are her stepping
stones to victory."
HELEN MARIE KEMMERER
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"Breathing forth the praises ot God in
every detail of her life."
MRS. ELMER T.
110 S. Lexington Ave.
"Sing and smile and pray that's
ARTHUR E. REIFEL
9119 Columbia Ave.
Cleveland B, Ohio
Chairman Tract Team
"Seeking the lost at the uttermost
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ANN GRACE KONTRA
2854 W. Eleventh St.
S. S. Teacher
City Mission Work
"Her wealth of experience and knowl-
edge draws her closer to the Lord."
VERNON I. PETERSEN
3554 Hirsch St.
Chicago 51, Illinois
Mission Band Com.
Liqht Tower Staff
"A song and a smile that's really
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Men's Student Council
Senior Class President
Asst. Editor Lt, Tower '44
Assoc. Ed. Lt. Tower '45
Chairman Youth Cont. Com.
"A lover oi the Lord Iesus Christ-
and violets also."
MRS. IAKE SCHIERLING
12842 Sherman Way
N. Hollywood, California
"Her yielded life emanates the frag-
rance oi the Rose of Sharon."
LYLE F. STEINER
Chaplain Senior Class
"He studies hard and soon will get
his Th. B.'."
1817 N. Rose St.
Bus. Mor. Light Tower
Sreet Meetxnq Com .
S. S. Teacher
"He qets things done-then there's
time for lun."
12342 Sherman Way
N. Hollywood, California
Pres, Mission Band
Men's Student Council
Class President, lr. Year.
Physical Ed. Instructor
"Compassion and burning zeal to win
DAISY ANN WISE
Senior Class SeC'Y.
"A hint to the wise is sufficient."
R. F, D. 3
Junior Class Sec'y.
"Were I cr hrainy-man it wouldn't be
Greek to me."
IT THE FO0T
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WAUNETA MAE SHOUP
406 E, Oak St.
Light Tower Staff
Youth Conf, Com.
S. S. Teacher
"Having initiative, she accomplishes
much in little time."
GLORIA D. SPRECHER
2229 W. Grand Blvd.
Asst. Prayer Leader
"Ding-a-ling! Ding-cx-ling! Hero como:
EULA M. WISE
"Her heart is warmed with the friends
ANALYSIS UF ENRULLMENT
School of Bible
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Berean Betormed ...., l
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Christian Congregational .,,..,,... 3
Christian and Miss. Alliance ,,,,.,, ...,,,, l 6
Christian Union ....,,,,..,,, ,,i,,,,,,, . .. 3
Church of the Brethren ,,,.,,, 2
Church of Christ ,,.,.,......,i.i l
Church of God ..,... 2
Congregational ..... 3
Evangelical ,,..,... ,, 7
Evangelical Free 7,.,. l
Free Methodist ...,,, l
Friends ,,,,,,,,,,,,..,,, l
Gospel Temple ,..,,, l
lndependent ,,,,,,,,,,,,.ii.,,,,,iii, ,i,, 9
lnterdenorninational ii..,...,,.,i....i.., ,,,... 2
Mennonite Brethren in Christ .... ,, ....,,, 41
Mennonite CCentraD ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, l
Mennonite Cllefenselessl ,,,,,,,,,,,,,, l
Mennonite CGeneral Cont.J i..,.,,7 3
Mennonite COldD ,,,,,,,i,,,r,,,r,,,,, l
Methodist .,,........,,.....i.,i..,,,i,,,,i,i,,,,i 7
Mission Covenant ..,......,,,Y.i.i,,ii,ii,,, l
Missionary Church Association ,i,,,, ,,i,i. 9 5
Nazarene ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 7
Pilgrim Holiness ....,i, 5
United Brethren ..,,,,, 7
Zoller's Tabernacle ,,,..... 2
No Church Affiliation .,,,,,, 4
College Graduates ..,..,.,,,. .........i...,,,, ,,,,. l 2
Three Years College ....l ,. 4
Two Years College .,...,,
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One Year College ....,,,,,,,,,
High School Graduates ,,,,,, ,l,,, l 53
Three, Years High School ,,,,,, ,,,,, l O
Two Years High School ,,,,,, .. l5
One Year High School ...li,i .. 13
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208 Lincoln Ave.
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Ft Wayne Ind
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2006 Stone St.
Port l-luron, Mich.
221'2 S. Sprinq St.
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LYNDELL C. CASH
6709 Tyrone Ave.
Van Nuys, Calif.
526 Woodworth St.
Bad Axe, Mich,
MRS. DON KELLY
402715 Piqua Ave.
Ft, Wayne, Ind.
2609 S. Main St.
1505 S. 12th St.
7008 Old Trail Rd.
Ft. Wayne 6, Ind.
406 E. Oak St.
325 Shirman St.
4026 Buell Drive
Ft. Wayne 6, Ind.
R. F. D. I
420 W. Prospect St.
St. Louis, Mich.
R. R. No. 3
1909 N. Fayette St,
Saginaw 62, Mtch.
1211 Oakland St.
Fl. Wayne, Ind.
Ind. TwovYear Bible-
Standard Theological Music
ARWILDA DAVID F.
SHOWALTER SIEMENS, IH.
R. P. D. 1 730 W. Oakdale
Middlebury, Ind. Drive
4026 Buell Drive
Ft. Wayne E, Ind.
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RUTH WOLF FRED WRIGHT
Ida, Michigan 2602 Maplewood
Standard Theological Royal Oak, Mich.
Ft. Wayne, Ind.
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Detroit 24, Mich.
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2423 lil. Buck-'-ye
168 Park Drive
1230 E. Pierce St.
KATHLEEN DORIS IONES WANITA KING
INNINGER 1300 Locust St. 257 Van Buren
Berne, Indiana Elkhart, Indiana Ave.
Missionary Missionary Peru, Indiana
IUANITA IORTA HATTIE LAUGHRAUM HELEN
215 E. Forrest Hill Pellstan, Mich. LAUGHBAUM
Peoria, Illinois Standard Theological Pellston, Mich.
Missionary Christian Education
524 High St.
428 N. Walnut St.
R. F. D. 1
3081 Wadhoms Rd.
Port Huron, Mich.
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IZ Madison Ave.
Mt. Clemens, Mich.
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Detroit 23, Mich,
1414 Hugh Street
Fort Wayne 4, Incl.
400 Michigan St.
1634 Ie-He-rson St.
531 S. 10th St.
ROBERT E. WEBER
1001 W. Wayne St.
916 S. Third St
1621 N. Keystone
Chicago 39, 111.
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Highway Village 130 W. Lake St. 911 N. Seventh St. ' M
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Bible Institute 1041 E. Wayne St. 1505 S. 12th Sl. f 5'
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2001 Marshall St. 3350 W. Division RINGENBERG , ' if
Flint 6, Michigan St. 1221 Nuttman Ave. h ' -,Sky
Standard Theological Chicago 51, Ill. Ft. Wayne, Ind. ,. K
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508 E. Main St.
2000 Seventh Ave,
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241 N. leflerson
Van Wert, Ohio
GRACE IEDSWORTH ESTHER CHAPMAN
2721 S. Lafayette
Fort Wayne, lnd.
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Fort Laramie, O.
3973 Van Dyke Rd
ELWIN I ONES
2222 Curdes Ave.
Ft. Wayne, Ind.
415 Eastern Ave.
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4905 Bluffton Road
Fort Wayne, Ind.
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Ray lohnson, Ir.
lohn E. Land
Mrs. Dennis Barber
Mrs. loseph Burkhart
Mrs. Albert Hart
Mrs. Bruce Pearson
Mrs. Dorothy Peters
Mrs. Rudolph Rleker
Mrs. Willard Squires
200 Kettelle St.
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- Outing cn Xifebster Lake, fun at Foster Park.
The Bible Institute campus provides an ideal situation for a Christian's
summer retreat. lt has a Covering of native trees, and its buildings are Con-
: structed and equipped to insure comfort even in hot summer days. The sum-
l mer verdure of Rudisill Boulevard, the nearby Foster Park, and the windinq
Saint Marys River are some of nature's preparations which combine with
l the spiritual purpose of the Summer School to make it a recreation for body,
' mind, and spirit.
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Regular courses ot the Bible Institute curriculum are taught in tour and
eight units. Classes are held mainly in the iorenoons, leaving the afternoons !
and evenings for study, rest, employment, or recreation. Students of the regu- l
lar school year, new students, ministers, and others who desire better prepara-
tion tor serving Christ are among those who attend.
The smaller attendance ot the Summer School makes possible a close I
fellowship with other students and with instructors. Attendance at one or more
of the terms thus has the possibility ot spiritual enrichment and contact with l
eternal realities, which may be a blessed memorial tor time and eternity, I
Students: Lois Vollmar. One of Our Teachers- Students: Myrtes Ccxble.
Lillian Horton, Miss Butz, Lois Vollmctr, Velma ll
Betty Haas, Bob Stcxdler. Rice, Helen Kemmerer, l
Eleanor Wcxltman. l
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here are two ways of looking at the cross of lesus Christ. lf we stand before it,
facing ity the world is excluded from our gaze, and sorrow overwhelms us. lf we
stand at the cross with the world as our object of vision, Christian service is the inevit-
able result. The first attitude is cornmiserationg the second is consecration.
The blessings received in consecration to lesus Christ motivate Christian service
at the Fort Wayne Bible institute. Its student body sees the world as a gigantic har-
vest field, whitened unto harvest. It beholds the people of the earth as sheep without a
shepherd. It notes the lack of laborers and the absence of under-shepherds, And im-
mediately the individual response is, "Here am lg send me!"
The Spaniards stamped on their coins"Ne Plus Ultra"-"nothing beyond." How-
ever, after the discovery of America this motto became "Plus Ultra"-"more beyond."
The students of the Bible Institute believe this is true in a spiritual sense, and they with
other consecrated young people are attempting the seemingly impossible task of taking
the whole Bible to the Whole world.
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T H .t'I'l'l'IIIl Moi
"Vision without work is visionary: work without vision is mercenary: but vision and work
is missionary," Deep in the heart of the founders of the Bible Institute was the vision of lost
souls both at home and abroad. Having the vision, they began to work in behalf of the
great missionary enterprise. They labored in prayer and in training young people for Chris-
tian service. The Great Commission is the only commission. The Church has no other busi-
ness. The world-field is the only field. Missions play a great part in our school curriculum
because our leaders recognize that the first work and the chief work of the whole Church is to
give the Gospel to the whole world. "The world is redeemed, but it does not know it." And it
never will know until the Church publishes the good news everywhere through its living
witnesses. Christ will never change His plan. He will wait until His followers fulfill His ex-
The horizon of the students is widened to the whole world of human need through the
Friday evening Mission Band service, the Missionary Prayer Meetings, and the missionary
courses offered in the curriculum. In the Mission Band services returned missionaries from
all parts of the world present a real challenge to us of the vast need of ambassadors for Christ.
Millions of lost souls, lost because all have sinned, are still waiting in heathen darkness for
someone to bring them the Light of the Gospel. As the students are praying in the Missionary
Prayer Meetings, God is working in other parts of the earth. News reaching us of answers
to prayer encourages us to be fervent in prayer. Students pray for the lost, bear one another's
burdens, and pray the Lord of the harvest that He will send forth laborers into His harvest.
The courses offered in missions acquaint the student with the indi-
vidual fields, the work accomplished, the outstanding problems and needs
of each field, missionary administration and support, as well as the quali-
fications of missionaries. Many former students have already obeyed
Christ's command in preaching the Gospel: and at present many others,
as missionary candidates, are awaiting the door to open. The need is
great. Students are continually responding by saying, "Thy call I will
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obey." "Why should we hear twice before all have heard once?"
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REGULARS SITTING: Myrtes Cable, Gladys Chapman, Charles Joder, Wauneta Shoup lLeadert, Dean Freed, Evan Ga-
berdiel, and Ruth Allen. Na picture: Artl-ur Neuensshwander.
ALTERNATES STANDING: Helen Kemmerer, Betty Grody, Margaret Carter, Iarnes Geahlen, Thelna Schmidt, Betta
Lu Cripe, and Kathleen Thomashesky.
We as leaders of the Five G'clock Missionary Prayer Meeting, present the needs of
the mission fields throughout the world each week. On Monday evening our burden is
Mexico, Central and South America, and the West Indies. The need in Africa and
Madagascar is our concern on Tuesday evening. On Welnesday we pray for India,
Burma, Ceylon, and the little known countries of Afghanistan, Nepal, and Baluchistan.
The great fields of China, lapan, French Indo-China, Tibet, Korea, Manchuria, and
Mongolia are called to our attention on Thursday. On Friday we concern ourselves
with Europe, the Near East, and the lews. The needs of Alaska, Labrador, Canada,
and the Tract Team are presented on Saturday. On Sunday we remember the Nether-
lands East Indies, the Philippines, Australia, New Zealand, Malay, Pacific Islands, and
the schools Gospel teams that are ministering throughout the Tri-State area.
In every hour full sixty minutes, And what if He, our Lord and Master,
Four and twenty hours each day: When he walked life's toilsome road,
And yet, no time for intercession I-lad spent I-lis hours in earthly pleasure,
For the lost along life's way? None to lift a brother's load?
Suppose the Cross our Christ evaded, Dare we recline so idly dreaming
Willing not to pay the cost: While the minutes pass away?
Oh think, my friend, what we would No! The lost must hear of Iesusg
suffer- We must pray and pray and pray.
Guilty, helpless, hopeless, lost. Nettie Dodge
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lack Scliierlinq , . ,..., , ..,.,, ,, President
lolin Blasser ..,. , ,,... Vice-President
Betty Best .. ..,,. ,,...,.. , , Secretary
Neil Neuenscliwander ..,., Treasurer
Edgar Neuenscliwander Cliarister
Eileen Rath . ..,, , , ,... Pianist
Carolyn Meier Orqanist
Second Semester Officers
lalin Blasser ....,..,.YY..,,.........,,........ President
Betty Best , ,,,, ,.,,,, V ice-President
Violet Eqly .,.w....,...,...,,,.,..,,,,.,....... Secretary
Artliur Neuenscliwander Treasurer
Charles Mcrlatton .,,,....,.i.. ...... C horister
Berdaline Geriq .....
Lyndell Cash r......
DENTS' MISSION BAND
Each Friday evening the students of the Bible lnstitute gather in the Chapel for the
weekly meeting of the Students' Mission Band. An offering for missions is taken in each
service, and all of the money thus received goes to help those who are taking the Gos-
pel to those in need. ln View of helping many of our own graduates who are candidates
for the mission field, this year's Mission Band has set its goal at 51500. Of course the
high light of each service is the missionary message from one who has seen the need
firsthand. As we heard these stirring messages from the fields of labor, We are moved
to pray the "Missionary Prayer":
"Lord, send us a vision of souls in need,
Regardless of color or race or creed,
Or whether the surface be polished or rough:
lf outside Thy kingdom, that is enough-
Enough for Thy servant, Whose duty is plain,
To bring them to Christ and His kingdom again.
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The Gospel teams have become a distinct part oi the Bible institute. One can scarcely think
oi the institute without thinking of the Gospel teams that represent the school. At the beginning
ot each school year, when most of the teams are iormed, the students are enthusiastic to enter
this special work. Members oi the Gospel teams have wonderful opportunities to serve the Lord
and to gain invaluable experience in appearing before audiences.
Ten Gospel teams have been engaged practically every Sunday during the school year.
There have been occasions when the demands for Gospel teams have exceeded the supply.
Long-distant trips have been curtailed somewhat because oi the gasoline and tire situation:
but, nevertheless, trips were made to points as tar distant as Detroit, Saginaw, and Battle Creek,
Michigang Hamilton and Toledo, Ghiog Elkhart, Indiana, and Chicago, lllinois. The teams have
aided in revival services in many ditierent denominationsg they have assisted in Youth Conferen-
ces: and they have taken complete charge oi worship services. Most important of all is the fact
that they have invariably returned to the school with reports of victory. For the many souls who
have been saved and sanctified through the ministry of these teams, we give all glory to God.
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One of the high lights ot the Christmas season was the rendition of l-landel's iarnous oratorio,
"The Messiah," by the Special Chorus on December l7 in Founders Memorial.
This chorus of one hundred two voices was under the direction oi Professor Oliver Steiner
with Mrs. Steiner at the piano and Professor Robert Pfundstein at the console ot the organ. The
soloists were: Sopranoffl-'lorence Habegger, Cleveland, Ohiop Alto-WDorothy Lugibihl Lehman,
Baltimore, Maryland: Tenor'-'Edward Burkhalter, Wlieaton, Illinois: Bass 'Wilsoii lones, Chi-
Every Monday and -Wednesday at seven-thirty the mem-
bers of the chorus found their way into the chapel for some
real work on this great oratorio. The hours spent in intensive
rehearsing for the presentation of "The Messiah" were truly
worthwhile and blessed. Much time was spent in drilling for
the correct tone quality and enunciation. Training received
both educationally and spiritually in rehearsing tor the rendi-
tion of this marvelous oratorio will be valued throughout the
The prayer and aim oi this chorus is that its members
might sing to the best of their ability the inatchless Word oi
God into the hearts of others, and through this means be made
a blessing to those who hear them.
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The orchestra, under the instruction ot Professor Steiner, is composed of
from ten to twelve students of the Institute who play during the song services oi
our Mission Band. This group inspires the students to sing with greater zeal.
The members of the orchestra enjoy serving the Lord in this way with the tal-
ents which He has given them to use. This is not an organized group but is
composed of any who have instruments and are willing to play. They must
sacrifice a little time since they meet every Friday afternoon for practice.
However, playing each week in this way gives valuable experience, especial-
ly to those of the brass section as it gives them practice in transposing. The
orchestra is a blessing to those who play as well as to those who listen,
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Give Christ your best service
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Take Christ, Live Christ, Give Christ,
And the best will come back to you."
This theme chorus opened the Fifth Annual Fort Wayne Youth Conference which was
held on October 20, 21, 22, l944. Several interesting features high lighted this year's Con-
ference which was the biggest and best in the history of this organization. The evangelist
for the Conference was Rev. Quinton I. Everest, pastor of "Your Worship Hour" radio pro-
gram and of the River Park Gospel Center of South Bend, Indiana. Since Mr. Everest
grirduired irorn the Bible lnstitute and has a large radio ministry at the present time, he was
well aualiiied to understand the spiritual problems of young people today. His forceful,
Yygirit-auicl-cened messages led many to seek the Lord in saving and sanctifying power.
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L. H. Roebuck, Rev. Tilman Amstutz, and a member of the Institute faculty, Prof. Oliver Steiner. A
missionary emphasis was also added to the Conference when Rev. Charles P. Culver, missionary
and world traveler, gave a challenging message Saturday afternoon. His vivid presentation of
the need inspired many to consecrate themselves wholly for missionary service wherever the Lord
leads them. Many young people went out from these meetings to fulfill the motto of the Confer-
ence: "American Youth for Christ".
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Under the direction ot the Street Meeting Committee, evangelistic ser-
vices are held each Saturday and Sunday night during the fall and spring
months at Transfer Corner in downtown Fort Wayne. Christ is presented
to those who stop and listen as the message is amplified by means of a
public address system which sounds out above the noise of passing
streetcars and automobiles. A large number of students take part in the
services which are composed of group songs, personal testimonies, instru-
mental and vocal numbers, and a short appealing message from the
Word of God.
Tracts distributed during each service on the im-
mediate corners have brought opportunities to many Y- 5 ,FAN-AN 1
students for a word of witnessing for Christ, An aver- ,f ,.,.. it I I
age of two thousand tracts were passed out at each T7 EQL3' jj V! l
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"Be ye doers of the Word and not hearers only" has had its practical aspect in the
efforts of the Child Evangelism Fellowship. It has been the privilege of some of our young
ladies to participate in the work of this nationally and internationally known organization as
it has had opportunity to open doors in the city of Fort Wayne. Prior to the formation of class-
es, several of the students made a systematic canvass of an assigned territory with the pur-
pose of securing homes in which the classes could meet, and to interest parents in sending
their children to the Child Evangelism classes.
Our teachers meet approximately seventy-five children per week, many of whom may be
numbered as a 'iharvest of Souls." They
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Gospel songs and each week store in their
minds and hearts memory verses from
Our prospects for continued ministry in
this field are encouraging. May we continue
to pray that the field white unto harvest with
the souls of little children may have an in-
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Every Saturday evening during the winter months the Tract Team meets for medita-
tion and prayer before undertaking the work of the evening. This Team, chosen from
the fellows of the institute, distribute Gospel tracts in the beer gardens, bowling alleys,
and shoe-shining parlors of Fort Wayne. In this manner of presenting the Word, the
members of the Team are privileged to give out an average of three thousand tracts
each Saturday evening. These tracts are provided by the voluntary donations of the ln-
stitute, faculty, and students. Two fellows follow each of the five routes, distributing the
tracts in over a hundred taverns throughout the city. In addition to distributing the
tracts, the fellows deal personally with those who express interest in the Gospel. God has
said that His Word will not return unto Him void, and He has honored this promise
through the salvation of a number of souls.
During the past year several students have been going out from the Bible Institute
as student pastors. Many churches, representing seven denominations, have been serv-
ed regularly in this way. The student pastors are a busy lot for they must carry on
their regular school work in addition to ministering to the spiritual needs of their flocks.
Despite their many duties, they are happy because they have learned to trust the Lord
for their recurring needs. This practical training, which carries out the motto of the ln-
stitute, will surely stand them in good stead in the future years of their ministry for God.
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Eighteen students as regular Sunday school teachers have also been carrying out
the motto of the Bible Institute, "Training for Service and Service in Training." Nine
churches of six denominations have had a real need met in the teaching ot their class-
es. In addition to these "regulars" numerous students have substituted at various
times during the year when the assigned teachers have been unable to take their class'
es. The students in these classes range in age from the energetic youngster to the old
saint, rooted and grounded in the Word. The school rejoices in the good Work done by
these teachers. Especially do we rejoice in the young lives that will be devoted to the
Master for life because of this faithful service.
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The qirls and fellows each gather in the gymnasium twice a week for the
proverbial "daily dozen." After an opening word of prayer the students strug-
gle through a brief period of calisthenics, followed by any of a Variety of com-
petitive qames. The Apostle Paul says in l Timothy 4:8 that "bodily exercise is
profitable for a little" CH. VJ, and the students endeavor to gain as much profit
from qyrn' classes as possible,
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The Light Tower is the official, annual publication of each
graduating class ot the Fort Wayne Bible Institute.
The purpose for publishing The Light Tower is to present
the members of the Senior Class as well as the other students
and the members of the faculty to the wide circle of Christian
people interested in the Bible Institute, to give a true represen-
tation in writing and pictures of the spirit and life of the school,
and to exalt Christ in such a way as to challenge many youth
to enter the great work of world evangelism.
Though The Light Tower is published by the Senior Class,
many of the assistant officers on the Staff are Iuniors. In fact,
a member of the Iunior Class, Mr. Dingeman Teuling, has very
efficiently filled the office of production and art editor and de-
serves much of the credit for the attractiveness of this year-
The Light Tower Staff has been a busy lot. Some people
have wondered why a light burned in the southeast basement
room of Founders Memorial until very late during many winter
nights. A peep in the door would have frequently revealed
Wayne Brenneman, Dingeman Teuling, Gerald Ringenberg,
and sometimes other members of the Staff hard at work in the
midst of stacks of manuscripts, piles of photographs, and tables
covered with layouts and designs. However, sometimes their
more immediate task was to take care of several quarts of ice
cream. The smell of rubber cement, the chatter of a typewriter,
and the discussions over technical points in punctuation rais-
ed by Mr. Shank helped to characterize the atmosphere of the
Light Tower room. Although the production of this annual re-
quired much hard work, the Staff thoroughly enjoyed it.
With the prayer that through its efforts the Christ of the
Cross may be exalted and that souls may find in Him all their
needs supplied, the Staff presents The Light Tower of 1945.
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The official publication of the Bible Institute is a bimonthly magazine, The Bible Vision. This
publication presents articles of general Christian interest and the news of the Fellowship Circle
which is composed of all the students who have spent at least one semester in the Bible Institute.
The object of this Circle is to maintain and stimulate the fellowship which is begun in the Institute,
to promote prayer in behalf of every member and the school at present, and to encourage each one
as a true representative of Christ. One way in which the the
ed is by holding the Fellowship Ban
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icipated event affords opportunity for renewin
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the gigantic task of informing all its members of the
s for the erection ot the loseph E. Ramseyer Memorial. Many of the
pledges received may be attributed to these indefatigable efforts.
work the Bible Institute owes a vote of thanks.
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"Resolved that Roman Catholicism is a serious menace to Evangelical Protestantism
in the Americas" was the proposition of a debate sponsored jointly by the Girls' and
Men's Student Councils. The Councils have sponsored three or tour other meetings dur-
ing the school year for the girls and fellows separately, These Councils are composed
of five members each, one for each chosen by the faculty, and the other tour elected by
their respective student groups. The programs presented by the two Councils have as
their purpose the promotion of closer fellowship and deeper devotion to Cod in our
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7, Thurs. The new students are welcomed and introduc-
ed to the Faculty and workers in a get-acquainted
service in the chapel.
8 Fri. First Mission Band service is held with Rev. Clay-
ton Steiner, our former missionary, as speaker.
9 Sat. Annual get-acquainted picnic at Foster Park. The
pear tpairl cannery is making progress.
ll, Mon. First chorus practice with Prof. O-liver Steiner.
l3, Wed. Assigned to first tables for the year.
15, Fri. The Mission Band sees pictures of Rev. Paul Bil-
heirner's missionary travels in Mexico.
l6, Sat. Tueling arrives two weeks late Cas usuall.
18, Mon. Girls of upper classes choose student-council
2l,2l, Thur. First Senior Class meetingg Choose class of-
22, Fri. Iames Geahlen, Gladys Chapman, Anne Grace
Kontra, and Miss Mahala Diller tell in Mission Band
of their work in Kentucky the past summer.
29, Fri. Many victories are won on our first monthly Day
of Prayer. Mrs, Hazel Schwendener, the mother of
one of our students, brings us a message from War-
torn China in the evening Mission Band.
6, Fri, Mrs. Emma Eckvall brings a message in Mission
Band concerning conditions among Chinese children,
8, Sun. Students make announcements of the Youth
Conference in city churches.
ll, Wed. First Bow-Tie Day-Siemens wins with a seven-
teen-inch bow. Girls are vexed greatly.
l2, Thur. The girls try a comeback with pigtails and gay
ribbons. The fellows graciously treat them to red
suckers at supper time.
13, Fri. Rev. R. P. Clark, missionary to South America,
tells us tonight of the grip which Catholicism has on
17, Tues. Campus Day-result, a clean campus.
l8, Wed. Stiff Church History test,f"only a quiz," Shank.
20, Fri. Youth Conference starts with Rev. Q. I. Everest,
evangelist, and Rev. Dan Demin, song leader.
21, Sat! Discussion groups meet this forenoon.
22, Sun. Singspiration service this afternoon featuring a
colored quartet. Youth Conference closes tonight.
23, Mon. Tired and sleepy students attend Day of Prayer
in behalf of missions.
24, Tues. Mrs. Ramseyer gives chapel message and tells
the "children" how to "shine" like Georgia did.
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Wed. Rev. P, L. Eicher brings a chapel message on
"Faith" and sings a solo.
Thur. Tonight the girls have their first fireside meet-
ing in the dining hall, and names of silent sisters are
given out. Fellows have a missionary lecture in the
library along with a treat of ice cream-to compete
with the girls' meeting.
Fri. Prof. Steiner conducts a hymn sing in Chapel.
Rev. "Dick" Siemens presents pictures of his Work in
South America in Mission Band.
Mon. Rev. W. G. Weston begins series of Chapel
messages while conducting evangelistic meetings
across the street,
Thurs. Second Campus Day this season,--results,
more than just a clean campus.
Mon. Last year's graduate, Saddie Habagger, enter-
tains us at supper time by singing, "When I Come to
the End of My Way."
Thur. ln Daniel Class Mr. Leightner tells the class that
Zedekiah will be studied after the book of Daniel is
completed, Mrs. Surbrook thinks seriously and final-
ly catches on in embarrassment.
Fri. Mission Band is dismissed in order that we may
hear the Westons across the street. "Brave Bill"
breaks the formality of the service by having Bob
Margary take an unknown part in a quartet.
Tues. President I. A, Ringenberg once again has the
chapel service, and he continues his series of mess-
ages on the Beatitudes. Students rejoice at the news
this forenoon of the coming Thanksgiving vacation.
Fri. Students at Mission Band get a hearty laugh from
Rev. Fred Iorder's appeal to "Come to Africa: we
have everything there."
Sat. We are pleasantly surprised to find hamburgers
in the kitchen for supper and a seat with our best
"friend" in the candle-lighted dining hall.
Mon. Rev. Harold Walker gives chapel message on
"Sins of the Tongue."
Tues. A blind evangelist speaks in Chapel. Students
sing "Happy Birthday" to Prof. Steiner in music class
and at the dinner table.
Wed. Since Thanskgiving vacation starts at noon to-
day, some of the teachers load us down with three
examinations in the forenoon. Dr. N. C. Beskin, con-
verted Iewish rabbi, holds the attention of the chapel
Mon. Two-thirds of students return to school to rest
up from a strenuous Thanksgiving vacation and too
Tues. Remainder of the students straggle in from ex-
Wed. New arrangement is started in the dining hall
-change tables every week: no more trips to kitch-
en to wait on tables.
Thur. Monthly Day of Prayer.
Fri. Rev. and Mrs. W. H. Oldfield bring us another
message from suffering China.
Mon. Wayne Iudd goes "skipping" through the sky to
take a picture of B. I.
Tues. Prof. Shank helps Miss Lehner to quote Gala-
tians 2:20 during the supper devotions.
Wed. Mr. Leightner, is absent for several days: con-
sequently he burdens his classes with tests.
Fri. Mission Band dismissed to join with First Mission'
ary Church in Missionary Convention.
Sun. Many Gospel teams have a dangerous trip back
to Fort Wayne because of the year's worst blizzard.
Mon. Gleason Ledyard and Edgar Neuenschwander
build an igloo back of Bethany Hall.
Tues. Ledyard's igloo makes the headlines in to-
night's News-Sentinel and other newspapers of the
Wed. Fugitive alarm clocks cry out for help from be-
hind upper-hall doors during dinner. Mr. Shank takes
them into shelter after dinner. tOwners may call for
same at his of'fice.l
Thur. Girls have their Christmas fireside party in the
recreation hall while the boys meet in the library for
a fellowship meeting of Communion and Foot-wash-
Fri. Rev. Walter Arnold brings us a message tonight
Sun. Prof. Steiner swings his baton for the last time
this year as the B. I. chorus presents the "Messiah" to
a full house.
Mon. Seniors take over the chapel period, giving sales
talks on "The Light Tower," editor of which is Wayne
"Brainyman." Students in girls' dormitory pray until
late hours in the night for a revival.
Wed. Revival is greatly felt in chapel with confes-
sions, blessings and victories announced.
In the evening a big Christmas turkey dinner is serv-
followed by a program and caroling.
Thur. Christmas vacation begins.
Wed. Vacation ends at 9:00 A. M. and classes begin.
Some are snow-bound and cannot get back.
Fri. ln chapel, after the Mission Band president
makes an announcement which is not heard by the
faculty, Dean Ringenberg replies, "l think when we're
speaking from the floor, we should remember we are
not speaking through cr microscope."
Rev. David Rupp, Ir. C385 speaks in Mission Band
about his first term in Africa,
Mon, Mr. Adam Lutzweiler plays the marimbaphone
Tues. Rev. Iohn Woodhouse gives in Chapel a vivid
description of the prodigal son as an "Adventurous
IU, Wed. Halls in dormitory are quiet because students
are cramming for semester's final tests.
ll, Thur. Final examinations. Enough said.
12, Fri. Lois Schwendener, Charles Ioder, David Siemens,
Ir., students whose parents are missionaries, relate
their experiences encountered in the mission field.
16, Tues. Exams over. Day of Prayer for open doors to
18, Thur. Registration day brings problems and decisions.
19, Fri. First day of new classes, new students, new
rooms, and new work!
24-26 Chaplain S. A. Witmer speaks in special opening
services each evening and in Chapel.
31, Wed. Rev. Paul Hartford gives a chapel message for
2, Fri. Rev. Elmore Eicher from India speaks in Mission
3. Sat. Eleanor Waltman and Elmer Neuenschwander
C447 are married in a lovely church wedding across
7, Wed. Church History class gets a new revelation, Ana-
baptist was Iohn the Baptists wife.
8, Thur. Open House! Girls and fellows get the tops of
their doors dusted. Later we gather in the recreation
hall for singing and refreshments.
9, Fri. Another "B. l." graduate, Rev. Waldo Schindler,
brings a stirring message from Gaboon, South Africa.
14, Wed. Colonel Dodgeson, a "B. I." graduate and now
chief Chaplain of the AAF in the European theater,
speaks in Chapel. Many girls have a satisfied
feeling tonight because of the heart-shaped boxes
of candy they received today.
16, Fri. Mrs. I. C. Wengatz presents the need of Liberia,
Africa, in tonight's Mission Band service.
21, Wed. Rev. Shepley treats the Light Tower Staff' with
4Oc worth of ice cream in hope of receiving a free
copy of "The Light Tower." lEditor's note: Other fac-
ulty members please notice.l
23, Fri. William tnot lenningsl Bryan speaks during our
monthly Day of Prayer.
Miss Edna Pape C385 speaks in Mission Band tonight.
29, Thur. Spring vacation begins today.
20, Sun. Baccalaureate Service.
22, Tue. Presentation of "The Holy City" by Special
24, Thur. Commencement.
8. Sun. Long awaited proofs arrive,
9, Mon. Teuling, Ringenberg, QS. Ross assemble from
tri-state area and work late into the night correcting
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We, the Light Tower Staff, wish to extend our
thanks to the advertisers, engraver, and printer
for their Co-operation in producing this Annual.
Words of Wisdom
Faith links our helplessness with Gods Almiqhtinessf'
Prayer is a thing we talk too much about and do too little ot."
Rev. I. A. Rinqenberq
lt is not our job to harmonize the Bible but to see its harmony."
S. Cr. Shetler
lt is much better to live for Christ than to wish you had."
lt takes two years for a child to learn to talk and the next nine years to learn
to keep quiet."
You don't have to have your name in 'Who's Who,' to know whats what."
Rev. Don Kelly
There is many a slip between the call and the ship."
Christianity has not been tried and found wanting but found difficult and not
C. W. Chesterton
Aqe for council, youth for conquest."
Rev. Orlan Golden
To see God we must take our eyes oft the world."
'lf there is no cross, there can be no crown."
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