Office of the General Secretary
Dale Minnich, interim general secretary
Funding is made available for hosting ‘12 Baskets and a Goat,’ among other grants
(May 27, 2016)
New funding has been made available for congregations to host performances of the original play by Ted and Co. Theaterworks that benefits Heifer International, called “12 Baskets and a Goat.” The total allocation of $10,000 comes jointly from the Global Food Crisis Fund (GFCF) and the Office of the General Secretary.
Mission and Ministry Board names new general secretary for the Church of the Brethren
(May 24, 2016)
David A. Steele has been named general secretary-elect of the Church of the Brethren by the denomination’s Mission and Ministry Board. His appointment was announced yesterday, May 23, at a specially called meeting at the Brethren Service Center in New Windsor, Md.
Brethren letter urges US to take part in talks about nuclear disarmament
(May 14, 2016)
The Church of the Brethren’s interim general secretary Dale Minnich has sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry urging the United States to participate in international talks about nuclear disarmament.
Joe Detrick to serve as interim director of ministry
(May 14, 2016)
The Church of the Brethren has hired Joe Detrick as interim director for the Office of Ministry. He will begin in this position on June 22, working out of the Church of the Brethren General Offices in Elgin, Ill., and from his home in Seven Valleys, Pa. This interim assignment is expected to continue for one year.
Insurance company issues another large dividend to the Church of the Brethren
(March 25, 2016)
The Church of the Brethren has received another large dividend amounting to $63,784 from Brethren Mutual Aid and Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company, through the company’s Partnership Group Program.
International Brethren concernsNigeria crisis
Pastoral letter and call to prayer for Egypt
Statement by the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches on Egypt
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