2012 news and Newsline editions
Fund makes grants to start new Brethren disaster project, aid Congolese refugees(December 11, 2012)
Grants from the Emergency Disaster Fund (EDF) have been given to start a Brethren Disaster Ministries rebuilding site in southeastern Indiana, and to help a church group aid Congolese refugees fleeing violence.
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.
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
Brethren bits for Nov. 29, 2012(November 29, 2012)
Brethren bits for Nov. 29, 2012: Today’s Brethren bits announces an opening for an assistant professor of philosophy and religion at Bridgewater College, congratulates a Manchester Peace Studies group for attending the SOA/WHINSEC vigil, reviews Powerhouse 2012, shares a Virlina District center move, offers some district conference briefs, and much more news from across the church.
2012 photo albums