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National Youth Cabinet selects National Youth Sunday theme (February 14, 2020)

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Global Food Initiative and partner organizations carry out evaluation of agriculture project in Haiti (January 31, 2020)

The Global Food Initiative (GFI) director Jeff Boshart, and a member of the GFI review panel, Pat Krabacher, have traveled to Haiti for a year-end evaluation of an agriculture project carried out jointly with Eglise des Freres Haitiens and Growing Hope Globally. The evaluation is ongoing under the direction of Klebert Exceus, former Haiti disaster response coordinator for Brethren Disaster Ministries. Read more »


Annual Conference ballot for 2020 is announced (January 31, 2020)

The Annual Conference office has announced the ballot to be presented at this summer’s Conference on July 1-5 in Grand Rapids, Mich. Topping the ballot are two candidates for Annual Conference moderator-elect: Paul Liepelt and Tim McElwee. Candidates for numerous additional offices also have been announced. Read more »


Brethren bits for Jan. 31,2020 (January 31, 2020)

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Newsline for Jan. 31, 2020 (January 31, 2020)

NEWS 1) Annual Conference ballot for 2020 is announced 2) Tod Bolsinger and Michael Gorman are featured resource people for 2020 Annual Conference 3) Global Food Initiative and partner organizations carry out evaluation of agriculture project in Haiti 4) Bethany Seminary administrators visit EYN students and leaders UPCOMING EVENTS 5) NOAC planning team announces theme for 2021 gathering of older adults 6) Ventures online courses to focus on society and the environment RESOURCES 7) Brethren Disaster Ministries offers resources and recommendations on Coronavirus FEATURE 8) My brother’s keeper: Remembering the Haiti earthquake of January 12, 2010 9) Brethren bits Read more »


My brother’s keeper: Remembering the Haiti earthquake of January 12, 2010 (January 30, 2020)

January 12 is a date forever engraved in my heart for two reasons: first, January 12, 2007, I married the love of my life, Michaela Alphonse; second, January 12, 2010, the worst natural disaster in my time, a massive earthquake, destroyed my native country of Haiti and my people. It was the darkest hour for every Haitian everywhere. We as a people lost family members, loved ones, homes, places of worship, businesses, and most importantly hope. Read more »


NOAC planning team announces theme for 2021 gathering of older adults (January 30, 2020)

The planning team for the 2021 National Older Adult Conference (NOAC) has announced the theme for the gathering, the list of preachers, and two of the keynote speakers. Read more »


Tod Bolsinger and Michael Gorman are featured resource people for 2020 Annual Conference (January 30, 2020)

Tod Bolsinger, vice president and chief of leadership formation at Fuller Seminary in Pasadena, Calif., and Michael J. Gorman, Raymond E. Brown Chair in Biblical Studies and Theology at St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Baltimore, Md., are featured resource people for Annual Conference this year. The Conference takes place July 1-5 in Grand Rapids, Mich., on the theme “God’s Adventurous Future.” Read more »


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