June 3, 2015
June 1, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/1/15)—588 Associates, LLC, announces the issuance of a Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEI) for the potential purchase and/or redevelopment of the American Baptist Churches Mission Center property located at 588 North Gulph Road, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
The issuance of the RFEI begins a disposition process that likely will include a sale of property, although no determinations have yet been made, and 588 Associates remains open to...
May 29, 2015
POLICE AND JUDICIAL ABUSE OF LAW AND FREEDOM
A Public Statement by the Parliament of the World’s Religions
Recent and recurring events across the United States that have raised questions about the role and responsibilities of...
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/29/15)—Rep. Barbara Lee of California’s 13th Congressional District will receive the Edwin T. Dahlberg Peace and Justice Award Saturday, June 27, during the evening plenary worship at American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA) 2015 Biennial Mission Summit, not at American Baptist Home Mission Societies’ (ABHMS) Saturday luncheon as previously reported.
The award will be presented by Dr. Aidsand F. Wright-Riggins III, ABHMS...
May 28, 2015
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] June 20 is World Refugee Day and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society has prepared resources to observe this important event in dioceses and congregations of all sizes.
“In observance of World Refugee Day, the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society invites Episcopalians to learn more about how The Episcopal Church welcomes and resettles refugees in partnership with our 30 resettlement affiliates in 26 dioceses across the...
May 27, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/27/15)—During American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA) 2015 Biennial Mission Summit June 26-28 in Overland Park, Kan., American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) will offer attendees opportunities to learn about various home mission efforts, share dialogue with home missionaries and engage onsite in hands-on mission.
Mission opportunities will include assembling hygiene and school kits at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Friday, June 26, at...
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May 27, 2015
May 21, 2015
The executive committee of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) concluded its meeting in Lebanon by issuing a call to its churches for greater solidarity and action to help bring peace to the Middle East.
Solidarity and Action in Middle East
“We were here firstly for solidarity,” said Jerry Pillay, WCRC president. “Part of that solidarity was to...