April 13, 2016
- Members hold prayer vigils and grief counseling workshops for the families of the more than 800,000 killed.
March 31, 2016
A couple of weeks ago I rewatched Hotel Rwanda.
March 25, 2016
- 1) Insurance company issues another large dividend to the Church of the Brethren 2) Disaster grants support W. Virginia bridge project, displaced people in Rwanda and DR Congo, DRSI project, Sudan mission, deported Haitians 3) Global Food Crisis Fund grants support Lybrook ministries, agriculture in Rwanda and the DR Congo 4) German Mennonite peace prize to go to EYN and Muslim partners 5) One-and-a-half years in Cameroon: An interview with an EYN district secretary 6) Webinars to focus on...
- Brethren Disaster Ministries staff have directed grants from the Church of the Brethren’s Emergency Disaster Fund to a variety of projects in recent weeks. Among them are a bridge rebuilding project in West Virginia, assistance for refugees from Burundi living in Rwanda, assistance for people displaced by violence in the DR Congo, a Disaster Recovery Support Initiative aiding a longterm recovery group in South Carolina, food assistance in South Sudan, and aid for Haitian migrants returning to...
- Recent grants allocated from the Church of the Brethren’s Global Food Crisis Fund (GFCF) support expansion of community gardening at the Lybrook Communities Ministries in New Mexico, and two agriculture projects that serve the Twa people in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. These three grants total $36,180.
March 11, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Archbishop of Congo, the Most Revd Henri Isingoma, has stepped down, the Province de L’Eglise Anglicane Du Congo (Anglican Church of Congo) announced today. Archbishop Henri, who is also Bishop of Kinshasa, has taken the decision to have a health improvement break and return to theological academia.
His resignation comes three years before the completion of his second five-year term of office; and seven years before the...
Taiwan Church News
February 22 - 28, 2016
Here Comes 228 Again
This year, 2015, is the 69th anniversary of 228 event. Too many innocent Taiwan elites, folks or even honest immigrants from other provinces were brutally killed in this mass killings and its aftermath. Following those memorial services or commemorative day held annually for remembering 228 massacre in the past...