New project, fellowship, and congregation

Madtown Church of the Brethren, East Dayton Fellowship, and Gordonsville Chapel were recognized as new projects, fellowships, and congregations respectively, during the July 5 business session at Annual Conference 2023.

People on stage with large screens a selfie of the Madtown group.

Council of District Executives meets

The agenda for the Council of District Executives meeting included conversations with various denominational agencies and programs, a consultation time with the Standing Committee of district delegates, discussion of some of the items coming to this year’s Conference business sessions, and approval of a 2024 budget and a new dues structure.

Election results

New officers of the Church of the Brethren have been elected by the 2023 Annual Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio, including Dava Hensley as the next Annual Conference moderator-elect.

Dava Hensley

Updates from Wednesday business

Business on Wednesday, July 5, included an increase in the minimum cash salary table for pastors for 2024, a request for a study committee on calling denominational leadership, and guidelines for continuing education.

Auditorium of people raising their hands. A table of leaders is at the front.
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