Saturday, May 30, 2020

What will church look like as COVID-19 restrictions ease?

As stay-at-home guidelines are eased and church doors and sanctuaries reopen, worship and church ministries will, undoubtedly, look different than before the COVID-19 outbreak....

Quarantine can bring new friendships

Ali sat alone in his bedroom, smartphone in hand, scrolling through the Internet in search of something. One minute he was looking for a...

Celebrating Easter by ourselves

It was just over five weeks ago that we began the 40 days of Lent with Ash Wednesday services. We never could have guessed how...

Taking church home when Sunday services are cancelled

Pastors and churches across the country are stepping into uncharted territory this week. I've been praying daily for my pastor friends and can only...

Do not be anxious about COVID-19!

“Be anxious for nothing including COVID-19, but with every news report and update by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known...

God is at work in us

I cannot count the number of times in the last two weeks I or someone close to me has said, “I can’t remember anything...

A walk in someone else’s shoes

The sun sinks slowly behind the distant horizon, simultaneously setting the Arizona sky ablaze and splashing the Gates Pass mountains with hues of orange...

The gift of partnership

Christians from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), including those with roots in the Congolese Mennonite Brethren church, have been immigrating to the United...