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Mandy Garcia resigns from Church of the Brethren donor communications (October 22, 2014)

Mandy Garcia has resigned as associate director of donor communications for the Church of the Brethren. Her last day in this position will be Nov. 14. Read more »

Webinar offers faith perspective on Pentagon spending (October 22, 2014)

Join us for a webinar for a Faith Perspective on Pentagon Spending on Wednesday, Oct. 29. Read more »

Academic symposium on the book of Job features leading Brethren scholars (October 22, 2014)

An academic symposium on “The Book of Job and Brethren Tradition” will be held at Elizabethtown (Pa.) College on Nov. 5, featuring leading Brethren scholars. The registration deadline is today, Oct. 22. Download a registration form from or contact 717-361-1450 or . Read more »

Brethren bits for Oct. 22, 2014 (October 22, 2014)

Remembrance for Irven Stern, personnel, Shine calls for curriculum writers, On Earth Peace accepting applications for new anti-racism team, October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, change in series of webinars on “Opportunities and Challenges of Post-Christendom,” Ted and Co. to be at Bridgewater, more news from congregations. Read more »

‘Once and Future Mission’ event identifies Anabaptism as resource for post-Christian culture (October 21, 2014)

On Sept. 19-20, a group of 400 people gathered in Carlisle, Pa., to ask the question: What does following Jesus look like in North America as it is increasingly clear that we now live in a post-Christian culture? The gathering “Church and Post-Christian Culture: Christian Witness in the Way of Jesus” was one in a series on the over-arching topic, “Once and Future Mission,” hosted by Missio Alliance. Co-sponsors included the Church of the Brethren. Read more »

Newsline for Oct. 14, 2014 (October 14, 2014)

NEWS 1) ‘Every single person was just so kind’: BVSers talk about their cross-country bicycle trek 2) Brethren attend 15th Ordinary Synod of the Church of North India UPCOMING EVENTS 3) ‘Honor God by Honoring Others’ is theme for Junior High Sunday 4) Christian Citizenship Seminar 2015 to focus on immigration 5) Progressive Brethren Gathering to discuss growth of the ‘not religiously affiliated’ population 6) Brethren bits Read more »

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