Thursday, June 4, 2020

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...

New latrines, water systems mean improved health in DR Congo

May 4 -- This article has been updated to correct several misspelled names.  The six new boys’ toilets and the six new girls’ toilets at...

God’s footsteps

This is the second in a series of five MCC centennial columns written by J Ron Byler, MCC U.S. executive director, to mark 100...

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...

USMB boards meet via video conferencing

The USMB Leadership Board, Board of Faith and Life and National Strategy Team did not hold face-to-face board meetings March 18-21 in Denver, Colorado,...