Friday, February 26, 2021

COVID-19 Update: Feb. 2, 2021

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How are Mennonite Brethren around the globe being impacted by COVID-19 at the start of the new year? This week's update includes updates from...

Reflections on the cross of Christ

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I was texting as my wife, Peg, drove me to the hospital Nov. 28, 2020. I was in day 10 of having COVID-19 and...

Seven tips for creating engaging online events

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Gathering in person was limited or restricted around the world in 2020. Many congregations moved their services online, using this virtual means of connection....

MCC responds to needs in Beirut

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Eight of Alice Joubanian’s grandchildren—all under 8 years old—lived with her and her daughter in a Beirut camp for Armenian refugees when a massive...

USMB leaders call for followers of Jesus to reject violence

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The USMB Leadership Board and U.S. Board of Faith and Life has issued a statement regarding the violence Jan. 6, 2021, at the U.S....

NPO postponed indefinitely

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The National Pastors Orientation (NPO), hosted by the U.S. Board of Faith and Life and scheduled for March 22-24, 2021, in San Diego, California,...

Congolese man dedicates life to building peace

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In 1996, Mulanda “Jimmy” Juma knew that Laurent Kabila was mounting an armed rebellion against the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo...

Wichita congregation hosts drive-thru Christmas event

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Masked volunteers wearing Christmas light necklaces and festive accessories bundled up for two hours of spreading holiday cheer at First MB Church in Wichita,...