Tuesday, May 21, 2019

USMB Leadership Board enlarges board, discusses variety of issues

The USMB Leadership Board acted on several matters during its March 29-30, 2019, meeting. The Leadership Board meeting concluded a week of USMB gatherings...
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Reflecting on YouthCon 2019

The every-four-years USMB youth conference is a highlight for the students—and for all of us—who attend. If you need a shot of optimism, energy...

The importance of denominations

Denominations. Do they still have purpose? Although technically USMB is a conference of churches and not necessarily a denomination, the question still pertains to...

Trusting my heavenly Father

When I was 7, I came home from school one day to learn that the night before my father had fatally shot a man...

What’s our prayer vantage point?

I was recently in North India, which is home to more than 400 million people and over 2,000 unreached people groups. It is also the birthplace of four global...

Utah church plant launches on Easter Sunday

The newest USMB church moved into its new facility April 14 for its last prelaunch service. Lakeview Church, sitting on the shore of the...

Becoming a house of prayer

Jesus declares in Mark 11:17, “My house will be called a house of prayer for all nations.” A house of prayer is a dwelling...

Minnesota church plant now gathers on Sundays

Christian and Erica Kohs are passionate about God’s work through the local church and have spent the last decade serving in pastoral ministry in...

MDS assessment personnel visiting Puerto Rico

Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) regional operations coordinator, Larry Stoner, arrived in San Juan, Puerto Rico Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, to begin a 10-day assessment...

The ministry of listening

It was a most uncomfortable few moments in an otherwise glorious time together as a family. We were enjoying the beauty of California’s Avila...

Seminary announces changes, working to strengthen relationships

Discussions between the leaders of Fresno Pacific University, Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary and the U.S. Conference of the Mennonite Brethren Churches (USMB) is leading...