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Newsline for July 13, 2019 (July 13, 2019)

ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2019 - JULY 3-7 - GREENSBORO, N.C. 1) Conference sets aside regular business for compelling vision conversation, celebrates love feast 2) Compelling vision conversations: ‘We have put our hearts on the table’ 3) ‘We love each other despite our differences’: The story of ND9 4) David Sollenberger to serve as moderator-elect, among other election results 5) Conference affirms additional leadership appointments 6) Standing Committee approves revision of appeal process, among other business 7) The 2019 Annual Conference...by the numbers 8) Annual Conference bits and pieces 9) Mission and Ministry Board approves budget parameter for 2020, large grant for Nigeria Crisis Response PERSONNEL 10) Brian Bultman resigns as CFO of the Church of the Brethren 11) Brethren bits Read more »


The 2019 Annual Conference...by the numbers (July 13, 2019)

A review of some of the numbers and statistics that describe the 2019 annual meeting of the Church of the Brethren. Read more »


‘We love each other despite our differences’: The story of ND9 (July 13, 2019)

“We shared what was on our hearts, the words that were needed,” said Bob Johnson, one of those seated at Nondelegate Table Number Nine--known in the common parlance of the 2019 Annual Conference as “ND9.” Read more »


Brian Bultman resigns as CFO of the Church of the Brethren (July 12, 2019)

Brian Bultman has resigned as chief financial officer and executive director of organizational resources for the Church of the Brethren to pursue an opportunity as vice president of finance and CFO at Central Credit Union of Illinois in Bellwood. Over the course of his career he has held leading management positions at several credit unions in Illinois and Maryland. Read more »


Today in Greensboro - Sunday, July 7 (July 7, 2019)

A review of the closing day of the 2019 Annual Conference of the Church of the Brethren. Today in Greensboro - Sunday, July 7 Read more »


Big dreams are in order: Compelling vision conversations conclude...for now (July 6, 2019)

It was good that we came to the table refreshed after a night’s sleep, because our first task in the compelling vision process today was to dream big. Big dreams are in order as we realize that Jesus has been calling and equipping us to serve the hurting world. Read more »


Today in Greensboro - Saturday, July 6 (July 6, 2019)

A brief overview of the penultimate day of Annual Conference in Greensboro, N.C. Today in Greensboro - Saturday, July 6 Read more »


Conference affirms additional leadership appointments (July 6, 2019)

In addition to elections the Annual Conference of the Church of the Brethren affirms board-elected and constituency-elected appointments and also receives reports of appointments. The delegate body made the following affirmations: Read more »


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