March 26, 2017
- Upon the Senate confirmation of David Friedman to be the U.S. ambassador to Israel, B’nai B’rith International President Gary P. Saltzman and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin sent a letter of congratulations to the new ambassador:
“On behalf of B'nai B'rith International—the world's oldest and most widely known Jewish communal, humanitarian and advocacy organization, with a grassroots presence in some 50 countries—we write to...
- Jo from our friends Home for Good reflects on her experience as a mother and the role that God has called her to...
March 25, 2017
- Gifts, tears and cheers punctuated the 25th anniversary celebration of United Methodist-related Africa University in Zimbabwe.
- NEWS 1) Large sum released from Emergency Disaster Fund continues Nigeria Crisis Response PERSONNEL 2) Michigan District executive Nate Polzin resigns 3) Program assistants resign from Brethren Disaster Ministries 4) Shamek Cardona hired as Church of the Brethren manager of Human Resources UPCOMING EVENTS 5) Closing service to be held for upper campus of Brethren Service Center 6) Continuing education events for ministers address Leviticus, elder care challenges 7) Ventures courses are...
- Filipenses es un buen recurso para la iglesia para consultar, ya que reflexiona sobre cómo responder a los indocumentados que viven en nuestro país. El escritor primario de la carta, el apóstol Pablo, no era muy diferente de muchos Mexico-Americanos de hoy. Era un ciudadano, pero muchos de su pueblo no lo eran.
- Shamek Cardona of Hanover Park, Ill., has begun work as manager of human resources for the Church of the Brethren, working at the denomination’s General Offices in Elgin, Ill.
March 24, 2017
- The Baha'i International Community participated in the Commission on the Status of Women—the single largest international forum on women's rights and empowerment.
- Robin DeYoung has resigned from the Brethren Disaster Ministries Rebuild program and Kristen Hoffman from Children’s Disaster Services.
- The Michigan District Leadership Team has received a letter of resignation from Nate Polzin, district executive, effective July 7.
- The Church of the Brethren Mission and Ministry Board has approved the release of $500,000 from the Emergency Disaster Fund to support Nigeria Crisis Response programing. The Nigeria Crisis Response is a joint effort of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria with the Church of the Brethren's Global Mission and Service and Brethren Disaster Ministries.