Disciples News Service

Archive: June 2016

Tennessee church demonstrates ‘crazy’ love

By Dawn Cornelius Do you know what love looks like? Not romantic love or self-­love, but the kind of selfless and sacrificial love we show to one another as human beings. New Covenant Christian Church in Nashville, TN, has held its Community Day, an all-­day block party-­style event, for the past several years with the […]

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Posted on June 6, 2016
Filed under: Congregations, General
NAPAD to meet in California this summer

The call “Be Reconciled in Christ” (2 Corinthians 5:18-20) The event 19th Biennial North American Pacific/Asian Disciples Convocation The time Aug. 3-6, 2016 The place Sunnyvale, CA (near San Jose) Keynoted by the Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah of North Park Theological Seminary, an expert in evangelism and urban ministry, the NAPAD Convocation begins on Wednesday, […]

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Filed under: General, General Ministries
HELM ministry to change location

Move allows for increased collaboration and greater financial equilibrium contact: Hollie Woodruff, hwoodruff@helmdisciples.org, 314-991-3000 Higher Education & Leadership Ministries (HELM), St. Louis, a General Ministry of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), has announced its plans to relocate to Indianapolis. HELM’s new office will be in the Disciples Center, home to the denomination’s Office of […]

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Posted on June 2, 2016
Filed under: General, General Ministries, Higher Education