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Annual Conference 2018

Annual Conference 2018 July 4 – July 8 Cincinnati, OH Duke Energy Convention Center Theme:  Living Parables Moderator:  Samuel Sarpiya   To learn more click here!

Bethany and EYN form partnership

Bethany and EYN form partnership

Bethany and EYN Form Educational Partnership   Bethany Theological Seminary and EkklesiyarYan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN, Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) have entered into an historic relationship, the first of its kind between the Seminary and a Church of the Brethren group outside the United States.  At the 2016 Annual Conference, Bethany president Jeff Carter … read on

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“Easy Church”

Written by Ken Frantz, District Leadership Team Chair (This article came from a column entitled, “Fearless Faith”, published in the Haxtun-Fleming Herald)   The envelope in the mail appeared very official.  Stamps of eagles and important looking seals covered its face, with red, white, and blue stripes running along the edges to the back side. 

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Opportunity to Serve through literature

The work-camp ministry is holding a book drive for Flint, MI. We are going on a work-camp there this summer and plan to distribute books on the 4th of July. The water crisis impacted all areas of life, including literacy. Since the ingestion of lead in children can negatively affect mental and physical development, many … read on

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“Risk Hope”-April Bible Study with AC Moderator Carol Scheppard

Link to the Moderator’s Monthly Bible Studies:                                  http://www.brethren.org/ac/2017/bible-study/ April 2017 God Lives! Now Repent and Be Faithful Scriptures for study: Zechariah 1:1-6 Jeremiah 29:1-14 “Risk Hope”, the 2017 Annual Conference theme, emerges as a recurring chorus from an Old Testament saga of tragedy and … read on

Domestic Violence Awareness Program Hosted in Independence

Domestic Violence Awareness Program Hosted in Independence

Eloise McCarty, chair of the Independence Church of the Brethren Witness Commission, invited members of the community on Friday, October 9th to hear informal speeches and dialogue on this critical issue.  One speaker shared her families’ tragic experience, with the hope that others might take action before suffering such a loss.  LaKisha Johnson, the Community … read on

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Participants needed for “We Are Able” workcamp

Each year denominational workcamps are organized for the youth and young adults of the Church of the Brethren. The “We Are Able” workcamp is being planned for June 29-July 2. It is a workcamp for young adults (ages 16-23) with intellectual disabilities.

Ted & Co. in Kansas

Ted & Co. in Kansas

Ted & Co. is coming to Kansas this winter with not one, but TWO opportunities to experience this entertaining and thought-provoking theater. Check it out!

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June Footprints Devotionals

Download your Footprints Devotions for June! Last year, we shared with you the first volume (January through June) of Footprints devotionals, which Cathy Price of the Mont Ida congregation has written, along with artwork by Connie Rhodes, member of the Newton congregation. We are pleased to offer this devotional series again this year, which will … read on

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April Footprints Devotional

Download your Footprints Devotions for April! Last year, we shared with you the first volume (January through June) of Footprints devotionals, which Cathy Price of the Mont Ida congregation has written, along with artwork by Connie Rhodes, member of the Newton congregation. We are pleased to offer this devotional series again this year, which will … read on