Tuesday, June 18, 2019

MWC Executive Committee gathers for annual meeting

The Mennonite World Conference Executive Committee (EC) met April 8-12, 2019, in Heredia, Costa Rica. Bill Braun, of Willow Avenue Mennonite Church, a USMB...

USMB Leadership Board enlarges board, discusses variety of issues

The USMB Leadership Board acted on several matters during its March 29-30, 2019, meeting. The Leadership Board meeting concluded a week of USMB gatherings...

TABOR 20 scholarship targets high school seniors in MB churches

Tabor College is offering a unique scholarship worth $112,000 over four years for high school students graduating in 2020 who attend Mennonite Brethren churches. The...

Pine Acres women’s group ministers across denominational lines

The “Wonderful Wise Women” group at Pine Acres Church in Weatherford, Oklahoma, began as a ministry to widows at Pine Acres and has grown...

Friends gather to cut ribbon for new park

Friendship Park lived up to its name March 22, 2019, as the residents, staff and board of Hampton Gate and Hampton Way apartments in...

MCC supports mental health care for the poorest in Haiti

May is observed as Mental Health Month in the United States. Since 1949, many organizations spotlight the importance of mental health and strive to...

Christian Leader receives award

The Christian Leader received a first-place award in the Evangelical Press Association Higher Goals in Christian Journalism contest in the evangelism category for “Real...

Value of fritters skyrockets at California MCC auction

When no volunteers stepped up to coordinate making fritters for the West Coast Mennonite Relief Sale and Auction April 12-13, 2019, at Fresno (California)...