Thursday, June 4, 2020

MB Foundation surpasses $250 million assets in 2019

MB Foundation’s 2019 annual report shows unprecedented growth for the second year in a row. Assets increased by 22 percent, reaching a 2019 year-end...

Coronavirus updates: May 20

This week's round-up of news about how USMB ministries and inter-Mennonite agencies are responding to COVID-19 begins with a report from MB Foundation on...

Coronavirus updates: May 7

An announcement by MB Foundation regarding its grants totaling nearly $700,000 for COVID-19 relief tops this round-up of coronavirus related news. Other stories include...

Special activities included in Gathering 2020 schedule

While USMB Gathering 2020 is scheduled for July, a final decision about proceeding with the biennial National Convention and Pastors’ Conference in light of...

COVID-19 Church Relief Fund in need of donations

When the Smithfield Foods pork-processing plant in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, closed in mid-April after becoming one of the nation’s largest COVID-19 hotspots, New...

USMB introduces LEAD Pods

To a world with an estimated 750,000 podcasts, U.S. Mennonite Brethren are adding a voice. LEAD Pods—a podcast by and for U.S. Mennonite Brethren—are...

US, Canadian leaders give update on Multiply task force

Leaders of the U.S. Conference (USMB) and Canadian Conference of MB Churches (CCMBC) sent a letter April 10, 2020 to update North American constituency...

SWAP staff, partners in Appalachia adapt to COVID-19

Sharing With Appalachian People (SWAP) staff continue supporting local partners as they distribute food to people in Kentucky and West Virginia, but the coronavirus...