The Newsline Digest now appears in each issue of Messenger and highlights the work of the Church of the Brethren. Congregations and districts are encouraged to make copies for distribution.
2018 Annual Conference Wrap Up
Compelling Vision, election results, vision for global church, papers on ecumenism and creation care, numbers, and more
Newsline Digest July/August 2018
Bethany Seminary graduates, "New and Renew" conference, Biblical Authority Conversations, and personnel notes
Newsline Digest June 2018
"Compelling vision" road map, personnel notes, NYC speech contest winners, change in AC 2019 location, and more
Newsline Digest May 2018
Mission & Ministry Board grants and statement on gun violence, personnel notes, letter on the Middle East
Newsline Digest April 2018
Compelling vision process, Annual Conference ballot, and personnel notes
Newsline Digest March 2018
New churches in Europe, Emergency Disaster Fund & Global Food Initiative grants, BVS volunteer information, and story Bible gifts
Newsline Digest Jan/Feb 2018
EYN update, Palestine meeting, work in Puerto Rico, personnel notes
Newsline Digest December 2017
Global church vision, disaster relief in Puerto Rico, church rebuilding in Nigeria, and personnel notes.
Newsline Digest November 2017
Children's Disaster Services team in Las Vegas, Puerto Rico response, news from the Democratic Republic of Congo and Venezuela, Leadership Team Statement, and more.
Newsline Digest October 2017
Hurricane response, Chibok girls' baptism, preachers named for 2018 Annual Conference, and personnel notes
Newsline Digest September 2017
2018 budget, raising awareness of the situation in Nigeria, Brethren Disaster Ministry grants, Children's Disaster Service projects, and personnel notes.
2017 Annual Conference Wrap Up
Elections, appointments, recommendations, actions, numbers and more
Newsline Digest July/August 2017
Nigeria Crisis Response update, recent grants, Christian Citizenship Seminar report, and personnel notes
Newsline Digest June 2017
Chibok girls' update, church planting grant, Brethren Service Center upper campus sale, and personnel notes