Thursday, September 21, 2023

MCC supplies is “manna from heaven”

Eliecer Valdez Suárez is a pastor and a missionary with the Brethren in Christ Church in Cuba (BICCC), but just last year, he was...



Columns & Essays

Ask, listen, chew

Writing Christian Leader news articles involves asking questions. Most of the time, questions about a ministry or event begin with words like who, what,...

Hungering after God

In July I asked our USMB family to join me in a dedicated 24-hour time of prayer and fasting. We collectively petitioned God to...

Faith to stand on

I was born into a Christian family and went to church every time the doors were open. For years I was a good little...

Trivial pursuits

How many hearts does an octopus have? Who was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize? What is the world’s smallest country? We live...

The Halloween advantage

How should Christians celebrate Halloween? Halloween can be confusing for Christians and there is a broad spectrum of Christian responses to this holiday. I...

Spotlight: Ethiopian Christian Fellowship Church Kansas

Ethiopian Christian Fellowship Church Kansas Shawnee, Kansas Established: 1991 Southern District Conference Attendance: 350-400 Staff Lead Pastor: Henock Tsegaye Associate Pastor: Mesfin Rejji Our congregation in three words: Faithful, Loving and Committee How...

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...