Disciples News Service

Mission Alignment Coordinating Council Holds Its Second Meeting

(Indianapolis, Ind. – DNS – Sept. 5, 2008) – The Mission Alignment Coordinating Council (MACC) met in Indianapolis this week and engaged in prayer, worshipful work and dialogue. The 12-member council spent time reviewing church-wide response to a working document it developed which is aimed at better aligning the ministries of the Church around its […]

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Posted on September 5, 2008
Filed under: Uncategorized
Former President of the Christian Church Foundation Has Died

The Christian Church Foundation has announced the death of Rev. Dr. James R. Reed, president emeritus of the Christian Church Foundation. Reed died Monday evening, September 1, in an Indianapolis hospital, where he had been admitted earlier in the day. He was 80 years old. Reed was the first president of the Christian Church Foundation […]

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Posted on September 3, 2008
Filed under: Obituaries
The Office of the General Minister and President Opens Minister of Compassion / Executive Director of the Week of Compassion Search

The Office of the General Minister and President (OGMP) seeks a dynamic and innovative leader to serve as the Minister of Compassion / Executive Director for Week of Compassion. The new Minister of Compassion will serve as a member of the OGMP staff with primary responsibility to oversee the relief, refugee and development fund of […]

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Posted on August 26, 2008
Filed under: Office of the General Minister and President
Office of the General Minister and President Announces New Minister of Faith and Giving Position

(Indianapolis, Ind. – DNS) – The Office of the General Minister and President is seeking a Minister of Faith and Giving who will lead the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in creating a stewardship movement and a culture of generosity. The Minister of Faith and Giving will work with regional and general ministry partners to […]

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New Disciples.org Web Site To Be Launched On September 2; General Assembly Registration Also Starts On That Date

Communication Ministries will launch a new design for the primary web site of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) on Sept. 2. Disciples.org has been redesigned to utilize new technologies for managing content and will provide new services such as RSS feeds and online giving to the Disciples Mission Fund. The launch will be the […]

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Filed under: General Assembly