Send news and releases to Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford, director of News Services, at cobnews@brethren.org

Church of the Brethren news and Newsline

Get COB news for your website
Find out more about Newsline

Nigerian Brethren host the Fellowship of Christian Churches in Nigeria (January 15, 2019)

Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) has hosted the 64th annual assembly of TEKAN at EYN headquarters in Kwarhi, Nigeria. TEKAN stands for the Fellowship of Christian Churches in Nigeria and includes 15 primarily Hausa-speaking denominations, making it the largest Christian ecumenical body in Nigeria. Read more »


Outdoor Ministries board members offer innovative retreat (January 15, 2019)

An innovative weekend retreat is offered this spring by board members of the Church of the Brethren Outdoor Ministries Association (OMA). Randall Westfall and Jonathan Stauffer are leading “Cultivating a Verdant Faith” at Camp Emmaus in Mount Morris, Ill., on March 8-10. Read more »


‘You Deserve Love’ project addresses prisoners and Congress (December 20, 2018)

A preschooler is sending a message to Capitol Hill and death row--“You deserve love no matter what.” Read more »


Michigan and West Marva Districts call interim executives (December 20, 2018)

Michigan District has called Edward “Ike” Porter to serve as interim district executive minister beginning Jan. 1, 2019. West Marva has called John Ballinger to serve as interim district executive minister beginning Jan. 14. Read more »


Brethren bits for Dec 20, 2018 (December 20, 2018)

Brethren bits for Dec 20, 2018 Read more »


Register for youth and young adult events in 2019 (December 20, 2018)

Registration is open or is opening soon for several events and opportunities for youth and young adults in the Church of the Brethren, including the 2019 workcamps, Christian Citizenship Seminar, National Junior High Conference, and Young Adult Conference. Application deadlines are coming up for Ministry Summer Service and the Youth Peace Travel Team. Read more »


Newsline for December 1, 2018 (December 1, 2018)

NEWS 1) Global Mission visit to Nigeria strengthens relationships, finds hope in EYN’s continuing ministry despite crisis 2) Paradise Church of the Brethren lost in fire 3) Children’s Disaster Services continues Camp Fire response 4) Yearbook Office announces changes for collecting congregational information UPCOMING EVENTS 5) Children’s Disaster Services offers volunteer training workshops in early 2019 RESOURCES 6) Advent resources are available from Brethren Press 7) Brethren bits Read more »


Global Mission visit to Nigeria strengthens relationships, finds hope in EYN’s continuing ministry despite crisis (November 30, 2018)

A visit with Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) by Global Mission and Service executive director Jay Wittmeyer and News Services director Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford took place Nov. 1-19. Read more »


Items 65 - 72 of 2450  Previous12345678910Next