Saturday, May 28, 2022

Eshbaugh transitions from Central District to MB Foundation

Rick Eshbaugh has resigned his position as the Central District Conference minister effective July 31, 2022. He will transition from district leadership to director...


Columns & Essays

Saying “we do”

My husband, David, and I knew each other for 10 months when we exchanged our vows on June 1, 1985. Given this short duration,...

God is going to use me

Fortunately, it doesn’t get too cold in Fresno, Calif., because I lived on the streets. I would say probably 75 percent of people who...

Now is the time

I have some chronic health conditions that, to be honest, I wish weren’t there. They niggle at me all the time and can cause...

Go and share

There are a lot of people to be reached yet. After COVID-19 and waiting for people to “come back” to church, we realize that many...

National Pastors’ Orientation equips new pastors

The National Pastors' Orientation (NPO) held March 28-30 in San Diego, Calif., on Shelter Island, provided a great time for relationship building, information sharing...

Five minutes with John Little

John Little is not one to flaunt his doctorate. He humbly serves Greenhaven Neighborhood Church in Sacramento, California, on the board of trustees and...

Registration open for Celebrate 2019

Registration is now open for the third national gathering of boomers, builders and empty nesters, according to MB Foundation. Celebrate 2019 will be held...

When prodigal children don’t return

A younger son demands his inheritance, then “sets off for a distant country”—severing himself from his father’s beliefs, values, and spiritual legacy—with no intention of...

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...

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...