Tuesday, April 23, 2019

YouthCon 2019 daily updates

This article has been updated to include a brief recap of the Saturday evening session. The May/June 2019 issue of Christian Leader will include...
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Eyes opened

The theme of the March/April 2019 Christian Leader is contemporary issues in the church and world. In this issue you’ll encounter topics such as women...

Preparing for God’s purpose

I think of myself as a former athlete but not a long-distance runner. However, my wife, Ashley, has always wanted to train for a...

Close encounters

How did Jesus typically encounter people? Jesus asked far more questions than he answered. He put 290 different questions to his hearers. When Jesus...

Can we partner with you?

Whether you grew up in the Mennonite Brethren church (Phil) or are newer to the family (Christian), there is something that we have come...

Jesus meets us where we’re at

God is at work in the hearts of people at City Church in Pueblo, Colorado. We love how Jesus meets us where we're at...

Celebrating our year of Jubilee

Our little church near downtown Omaha, Nebraska, was started 50 years ago. That alone is a good accomplishment; not all urban churches survive for 50...

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...