Disciples News Service

Archive: June 2015

Disciples Women inspired by Woman-to-Woman trip

When the Woman-to-Woman Worldwide delegation of 2014 met with the Federation of Evangelical Women in Italy, (FDEI) they explained that they, too, are struggling with the number of women who die of all forms of violence and that the numbers in Italy are growing. In 2013, 179 women were killed in Italy due to violence. […]

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Posted on June 2, 2015
Filed under: General, General Assembly
Disciple Barry Shade managed disaster work at partner CWS

by Carol Fouke-Mpoyo, Church World Service staff CWS’s Barry Shade was CWS Associate Director for Domestic Emergency Response for the past five years and his work with the organization reflects the breadth of CWS’s work as a partner with Week of Compassion.. His career with the U.S. Air Force, from 1972 to 2002 made him an […]

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Posted on June 1, 2015
Filed under: General, People