Sunday, December 16, 2018

Garden Park MB Church dissolves

Garden Park MB Church in Denver, Colorado, has dissolved after a 63-year ministry and is in process of becoming a second campus of Lighthouse...

Uruguayan MB church growing, with an assist from Brazil

The Mennonite Brethren church in Uruguay is growing in a big way, and its transformation is an expression of increasing cooperation between Mennonite Brethren...

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...

FPU begins academic year with record enrollment

Fall 2018 enrollment set a record at Fresno Pacific University, the Mennonite Brethren institution in Fresno, California. In all, 4,212 students are studying at...

Pastor Corpening remembered for his affirmation that “God is good”

Bryant Franklin Corpening, Jr., associate pastor of The Life Center in Lenoir, North Carolina, died Sept. 5, 2018, at the age of 69. Corpening was...

Pastor Gary Castleberry dies

Gary R. Castleberry, pastor of Post Oak MB Church in Indiahoma, Oklahoma, died Sept. 13, 2018, at the age of 75. Castleberry served as...

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...