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Newsline for December 1, 2018 (December 1, 2018)

NEWS 1) Global Mission visit to Nigeria strengthens relationships, finds hope in EYN’s continuing ministry despite crisis 2) Paradise Church of the Brethren lost in fire 3) Children’s Disaster Services continues Camp Fire response 4) Yearbook Office announces changes for collecting congregational information UPCOMING EVENTS 5) Children’s Disaster Services offers volunteer training workshops in early 2019 RESOURCES 6) Advent resources are available from Brethren Press 7) Brethren bits Read more »


Global Mission visit to Nigeria strengthens relationships, finds hope in EYN’s continuing ministry despite crisis (November 30, 2018)

A visit with Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) by Global Mission and Service executive director Jay Wittmeyer and News Services director Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford took place Nov. 1-19. Read more »


Advent resources are available from Brethren Press (November 30, 2018)

Advent begins in just a few days, on Sunday, Dec. 2, and there are new Brethren Press resources to help prepare for this special season. Read more »


Children’s Disaster Services continues Camp Fire response (November 30, 2018)

Children’s Disaster Services (CDS) continues to aid children and families affected by the Camp Fire that destroyed the town of Paradise in northern California. Two new CDS teams are being deployed this week. Read more »


Brethren bits for November 30, 2018 (November 30, 2018)

In this issue: Compelling Vision conversations, nominations sought for 2019 ballot, disaster volunteer needed in Puerto Rico, CCS registration opens soon, Global Mission prayer request, Bethany podcasts, chuch anniversaries, and more news by, for, and about Brethren. Read more »


Yearbook Office announces changes for collecting congregational information (November 30, 2018)

Changes are forthcoming in the way directory and statistical data will be collected. No Form B will be mailed this fall but instead will be combined into a later mailing. Read more »


Paradise Church of the Brethren lost in fire (November 30, 2018)

The Camp Fire in Butte County in northern California overran the town of Paradise and other smaller communities on Thursday, Nov. 8. Lost in the fire were all of the buildings on the property of Paradise Church of the Brethren, which includes the main church facility and sanctuary, the parsonage, a youth building, and two rental cottages. Read more »


Children’s Disaster Services offers volunteer training workshops in early 2019 (November 30, 2018)

A series of volunteer training workshops will be offered by Children’s Disaster Services (CDS) in early 2019 Read more »


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