Joint Representative for Syria to Deliver Urgent Call from Churches to Geneva 2 Talks

With the Geneva 2 talks on Syria scheduled for Jan. 22, some 30 church leaders from Syria and around the world gathered a week ahead of time at the headquarters of the World Council of Churches (WCC) in Geneva, Switzerland, and called for substantial action be taken at the talks to end the armed conflict. Church of the Brethren general secretary Stan Noffsinger was one of the American church leaders who participated.
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Brethren Bits for Jan. 17, 2014

Heifer CEO visits Brethren in Puerto Rico, MLK Day celebrations and events, archival internship, opening for part-time project director at Bethany Seminary, BVS orientation, and more. […]

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Newsline for Jan. 17, 2014

1) Joint representative for Syria to deliver urgent call from churches to Geneva 2 talks. 2) Brethren Disaster Ministries staff to evaluate state of response to Typhoon Haiyan. 3) COMS meeting brings together leaders of Anabaptist denominations. 4) Service Sunday 2014 will focus on serving God by serving all. 5) Youth ministry webinar series continues with event on Jan. 21. 6) Nigerian Brethren hold Christmas celebrations despite the threat of violence. 7) Brethren bits […]

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