Ida Stover Eisenhower, mother of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, became a Bible Student, as Jehovah's Witnesses were then called, in 1895, when the president was just 5 years old. She remained a Witness until her death in 1946. None of her children (all boys) ever served Jehovah.

Ida Stover Eisenhower, mother of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, became a Bible Student, as Jehovah's Witnesses were then called, in when the president was just 5 years old. She remained a Witness until her death in

12 This is why Jehovah's Witnesses adopted the name in then, they were known as "bible students". They were already an organized religion making Jehovah's name and bible truths known throughout the earth.

Preaching the Good News! :)

Preaching the Good News! :) One of the old methods was placard work. The people needed to wake up to the fact that not everything they were being taught was Bible-based. This work took a lot of courage but had God's blessing.

I.B.S.A. (International Bible Students Association) became known as Jehovah's Witnesses in 1931. They were willing to preach the Good News of God's Kingdom with Christ as it's King worldwide (Matt. 24:14)

Once called International Bible Students Association are now called Jehovah's Witnesses (Isaiah

Erich Frost (1900-1987), musician devout Jehovah’s Witness, was active in the religious resistance to Hitler. Caught smuggling pamphlets from Switzerland to Germany, sent to Sachsenhausen where he composed FORWARD YOU WITNESSES in 1942. Later deported to labor camp, Frost survived the war returned to Germany to serve the Watchtower Society.

This brother wrote "Forward, you Witnesses" in a Nazi concentration camp. I don't think I will be able to sing that song anymore without tearing up!

Preaching, 1950s

Our brothers Preaching in the - notice the little brother has a share-maybe he is an elder today

Seattle delegates - In 1905, a group of local Bible students consider Studies In the Scriptures. These ones were called International Bible Students until 1931 when they became known as Jehovah's Witnesses.

Seattle delegates - In a group of local Bible students consider Studies In the Scriptures. These ones were called International Bible Students until 1931 when they became known as Jehovah's Witnesses.

Stamp from Spain with Jehovah's name

How great is the honor, Jehovah, To Build you a place for your Name! We offer it now with rejoicing To add to your glory and Fame. Whatever the things we may give you, They rightly were your from the start . May we present this place to you, 1 Chronicles

I.B.S.A. (International Bible Students Association, later became known as Jehovah's Witnesses) Mass Baptism in Lake Erie Photograph :: Ohio Memory Collection (1919)

(International Bible Students Association, later became known as Jehovah's Witnesses) Mass Baptism in Lake Erie Photograph :: Ohio Memory Collection

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Sign above says Kingdom Hall. Field service group on sidewalk. Brothers Sisters have shoulder strap carriers. Reference Proclaimers bk 1993 jv page 567 paragraph 2 and photo on page

1953 New York City JW International Convention souvenir pin. Wasn't there! But I was there in 1958.

♥ thanx for the Beautiful memory √ 1953 New York City JW International Convention souvenir pin.

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