Conference Theme: God's Adventurous Future

“God's Adventurous Future”

Annual Conference 2021

June 30 — July 4

Greensboro, NC
Sheraton/Koury Convention Center

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Polity Manual

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Frequently Asked Questions about Annual Conference


  • Treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons receives 50th ratification
    by Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford on October 31, 2020 at 6:09 pm

    By Nathan Hosler On Oct. 24, the United Nations received its 50th ratification for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW). As a result, the treaty will “enter into force” in 90 days, on Jan. 22, 2021, and become international law. While this will not immediately eliminate the threat of nuclear war, it

  • Moderator’s Town Hall featuring Mark Devries is planned for Nov. 19
    by Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford on October 30, 2020 at 8:31 pm

    Annual Conference moderator Paul Mundey has announced plans for the next Moderator’s Town Hall on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. (Eastern time). The featured resource person will be Mark DeVries, founder and president of Ministry Architects, a nationally acclaimed church resourcing organization. “Innovative Ideas for a Hard Season” will be the focus. Multiple factors

  • Planning continues for the 2021 Annual Conference
    by Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford on October 15, 2020 at 10:55 pm

    From the Annual Conference Program and Arrangements Committee Although uncertainty remains due to the pandemic, the Annual Conference Program and Arrangements Committee has determined the Church of the Brethren Annual Conference will take place in 2021. The event is planned for June 30-July 4, 2021, in Greensboro, N.C. Conference arrangements will, of course, abide by