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Compelling vision recommendation to Annual Conference is released (February 20, 2020)

The compelling vision recommendation that will be presented in July to the 2020 Annual Conference of the Church of the Brethren has been released. Following is a statement from the Compelling Vision Team: Read more »


Brethren Faith in Action Fund allocates grants (February 20, 2020)

The Brethren Faith in Action Fund provides grants to outreach ministry projects of Church of the Brethren congregations that serve their communities, strengthen the congregation, and expand the reign of God. It was created with funds generated by the sale of the upper campus of the Brethren Service Center in New Windsor, Md. Ministries that receive grants will honor and continue the legacy of service that the center has epitomized, while also addressing the dynamics of the present age. Read more »


Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2020 imagines God’s earth and people restored  (February 15, 2020)

The 2020 Ecumenical Advocacy Days (EAD) take place April 24-27 in Washington, D.C. The event includes a national gathering of Christian advocates and activists, and a lobby day. The theme this year, “Imagine! God’s Earth and People Restored,” explores the intersection of climate change and economic injustice. Read more »


Newsline for Feb. 15, 2020 (February 15, 2020)

NEWS 1) ‘Our end goal is unity’: An interview with general secretary David Steele 2) National Youth Cabinet selects National Youth Sunday theme RESOURCES 3) Blogposts and online ‘coffee talks’ are part of Black History 2020 emphasis 4) ‘Holy Manna’ is the Lenten devotional from Brethren Press UPCOMING EVENTS 5) Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2020 imagines God’s earth and people restored 6) Brethren bits Read more »


Blogposts and online ‘coffee talks’ are part of Black History 2020 emphasis (February 15, 2020)

“Looking Back to Live Forward: Black History 2020" is the title and theme of a special emphasis for the month of February sponsored jointly by the Church of the Brethren’s Intercultural Ministry and Office of Peacebuilding and Policy. Read more »


Brethren bits for Feb. 15, 2020 (February 15, 2020)

Brethren bits for Feb. 15, 2020 Read more »


National Youth Cabinet selects National Youth Sunday theme (February 14, 2020)

National Youth Cabinet selects National Youth Sunday theme Read more »


‘Holy Manna’ is the Lenten devotional from Brethren Press (February 14, 2020)

The Brethren Press 2020 Lenten devotional book for Ash Wednesday through Easter is titled “Holy Manna” and written by Paula Bowser. The pocket-sized paperback features a daily devotion from Feb. 26, Ash Wednesday, through April 12, Easter Sunday, including a reading, scripture, and prayer for each day of the season. Read more »


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