2012 news and Newsline editions
Brethren Disaster Ministries celebrates with Pulaski(December 11, 2012)
Brethren Disaster Ministries started its Pulaski, Va., project site in August last year. Since then, several hundred volunteers have helped rebuild what two tornadoes tore down.
Nigerian Brethren development center graduates 167 women(December 11, 2012)
The Women Development Center of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN--the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) has graduated 167 women at its 11th graduation ceremony.
Pacific Northwest District announces its new name(December 11, 2012)
The former Oregon and Washington District is changing its name to Pacific Northwest District. “Our District Conference in September affirmed this change,” reports district executive minister J. Colleen Michael.
Gunmen attack EYN church, kill pastor and 10 church members(December 3, 2012)
Leaders of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN--the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) are reaching out to American Brethren for prayer and Christian support following an attack by gunmen who killed an EYN pastor and 10 church members. “We would like you to continue to pray for the church of God in Nigeria,” said an e-mail from EYN
Advent celebrations take place across the Church of the Brethren(November 29, 2012)
Church of the Brethren congregations, districts, retirement communities, colleges, and other church-related organizations are holding Advent and Christmas celebrations in December. Following is just a sampling of the many events that have been announced.
2012 photo albums