Tuesday, February 19, 2019

YouthCon 2019 marks shift in location, strategy

Registration opens Oct. 31, 2018, for YouthCon 2019 to be held April 3-7 in Glorieta, New Mexico. The once-every-four-year event is scheduled in a...

MDS responding to hurricanes

Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) is accepting donations to its fund for 2018 Hurricane recovery which will be applied as needed to the agency’s response...

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...

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...

Seminary announces changes, working to strengthen relationships

Discussions between the leaders of Fresno Pacific University, Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary and the U.S. Conference of the Mennonite Brethren Churches (USMB) is leading...

Delegates call for reunification of families separated at U.S./Mexico border

Delegates to the 2018 USMB National Convention unanimously approved a resolution asking leaders of the United States government to “permanently abolish the practice of...

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...