Friday, October 19, 2018

FPU begins academic year with record enrollment

Fall 2018 enrollment set a record at Fresno Pacific University, the Mennonite Brethren institution in Fresno, California. In all, 4,212 students are studying at...

Pastor Corpening remembered for his affirmation that “God is good”

Bryant Franklin Corpening, Jr., associate pastor of The Life Center in Lenoir, North Carolina, died Sept. 5, 2018, at the age of 69. Corpening was...

Pastor Gary Castleberry dies

Gary R. Castleberry, pastor of Post Oak MB Church in Indiahoma, Oklahoma, died Sept. 13, 2018, at the age of 75. Castleberry served as...

Historical Commission accepting applications for grants

The Historical Commission of the U.S. and Canadian Mennonite Brethren Churches announces five research and writing grants for 2018–2019. One ARCHIVAL INTERNSHIP designed to give a college or graduate/seminary student...

Pastor Ricardo Pena showed “determination to go forward”

Ricardo R. Pena, Mennonite Brethren church planter, pastor and a leader of the Latin America MB Conference (LAMB), died Dec. 25, 2017, at the...

MB Church of Congo distribute food, pay school fees for refugees

Ten-year-old Kanku Ngalamulume fled from his home in the village of Senge after armed groups beheaded his mother, father and siblings. He was among...

U.S. BFL to host study conference about women in ministry

The U.S. Board of Faith and Life (BFL) will host a study conference to discuss what God’s Word says about women in ministry Jan....

Waldron, Pierce to host YouthCon 2019

YouthCon 2019, the USMB national youth convention, will take place April 3-7, 2019, back where it all began in 1975—Glorieta, New Mexico. The planning...