Gifts Do Great Things
With God's help and the generous support of individuals and congregations, the following initiatives of our Mission and Ministry happened in 2017
The Office of Ministry assisted three districts in welcoming new executive leadership.
New mission projects in Venezuela and in the Africa Great Lakes region were approved by the Mission and Ministry Board.
More than 300 youth, advisors, and volunteers participated in 21 workcamps.
The Office of Peacebuilding and Policy and a Nigeria working group held a meeting with staff in Congress to educate about the ongoing humanitarian and food crisis in northeast Nigeria, and to discuss ways to address these concerns.
The Brethren Historical Library and Archives helped prepare for the 70th anniversary of the Castañer (Puerto Rico) Church of the Brethren and aided a historian from the Netherlands in researching the history of SERRV, a pioneer in the growing field of Fair Trade marketing.
And this is just the beginning!
Imagine what we can do together next. Please give generously!
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