Thursday, August 16, 2018

Leadership Board discusses BFL, church planting issues

Update July 21: The Canadian Conference of MB Church's executive director remains full-time. From the national perspective, the changes aren’t so much “prioritizing” the...

Historical Commission awards grants

The MB Historical Commission met June 8-9 for its annual general meeting in Hillsboro, Kansas, at Tabor College’s Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies. The...

MB Foundation issues annual report

The ministry of MB Foundation experienced building in many ways in 2017. The most obvious expression was in the construction of a new office...

USMB Confession of Faith now available in Russian

Five thousand seven hundred and seventeen. That’s the number of words contained in the USMB Confession of Faith (COF). Translating a document of that...

Mennonite Brethren leaders advocate for better immigration policies

Seventeen faith leaders from Mennonite Brethren, Brethren in Christ and Mennonite Church (MC) USA congregations advocated for better immigration policies at 30 congressional offices...

CL receives four Evangelical Press Association awards in 2018 contest

The Christian Leader received four awards from the Evangelical Press Association (EPA) for the magazine’s work in the 2017 calendar year, including a first-place...

USMB reports drop in financial support from churches

The U.S. Conference of MB Churches (USMB) finished the 2017 fiscal year in the black, reports USMB bookkeeper Donna Sullivan. However, USMB leaders are...

Historical Commission awards two archival grants

The Mennonite Brethren Historical Commission announces the award of two archival grants: the 2017 infrastructure grant and the 2018 summer internship. Mama Makeka House of...