Children’s Disaster Services continues Camp Fire response

Children’s Disaster Services (CDS) continues to aid children and families affected by the Camp Fire that destroyed the town of Paradise in northern California. Two new CDS teams are being deployed this week. A new team of four volunteers is traveling tomorrow to support a Red Cross “Family Support Center” in a different location from […]

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Brethren bits for November 30, 2018

—Compelling Vision conversations continue in Church of the Brethren districts across the country. Shown here is a recent Compelling Vision gathering in Mid-Atlantic District, hosted at Manassas (Va.) Church of the Brethren (photo by Regina Holmes). A Compelling Vision Spiritual Connection page has been started on Facebook to help church members connect with the process from […]

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Children’s Disaster Services offers volunteer training workshops in early 2019

A series of volunteer training workshops will be offered by Children’s Disaster Services (CDS) in early 2019. Cost to attend one of these workshops, where potential volunteers are trained to serve with CDS, is $45 for early registration or $55 for registrations mailed less than three weeks before the event. CDS volunteers receiving retraining pay […]

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Newsline for November 16, 2018

1) Fire likely destroys Paradise (Calif.) congregation
2) SVMC celebrates its silver anniversary
3) Haiti Medical Project makes progress on pure water program
4) Conference examines Native American boarding school history

5) Office of Ministry seeks program manager for new initiative

6) Workcamp Office announces 2019 summer schedule
7) NOAC planning committee unveils 2019 logo

8) Brethren Academy offers “Christianity in the Early-Modern and Modern Worlds”

9) Brethren bits […]

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