Friday, January 17, 2020

FPU graduates encouraged to face future with faith

On a cloudy Saturday morning in downtown Fresno, California, Fresno Pacific University President Joseph Jones turned the eyes of over 400 graduates and several...

Everence extends Safe Church Grant for 2020

 USMB congregations with an Everence stewardship advocate are eligible for a Safe Church Grant from Everence, the stewardship ministry of Mennonite Church USA that...

Rempel assumes new role

Janae Rempel, Christian Leader assistant editor, has been promoted to associate editor, effective Jan. 1, 2020. In her new role, Rempel, who has worked for...

Former PDC minister faces legal challenges

A Dec. 9, 2019, article in Mennonite World Review reports that Gary Wall, former Pacific District Conference minister, was arrested for solicitation. The charges...

CDC holds annual convention in Sioux Falls

Approximately 80 delegates gathered for the 109th Central District Conference (CDC)  convention hosted by five Sioux Falls, South Dakota, churches at the Best Western...

ICOMB letter to USMB family

Warm greetings to you in this season of Advent. It is a great privilege for me to represent our national family in the International Community...

North Fresno celebrates 50th anniversary

North Fresno Church (NFC), a USMB  congregation in Fresno, California, celebrated its 50th anniversary with a year of activities that culminated Nov. 23-24, 2019,...

Community college partnerships important for FPU

Improved outreach to area community colleges and the graduation of a record class of more than 700 students last May and are among the...