In this Easter season, even as we continue to walk through the wilderness of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Church is at work.In the past few weeks, pastors have figured out how to care for their parishioners from afar and how to lead worship from their living rooms. Regional ministers have prayed for those pastors, leaned […]
On Feb. 27, the Northeastern region launched a new ministry of grant making. Twenty $500 grants have been made available to Disciples congregations in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey in 2020. “The grants will be used to foster creativity in working with the mission of the congregation as it relates […]
In late January, 30 Disciples from six congregations in the Central Rocky Mountain region joined together on a mission trip to Puerto Rico. Ranging in age from 17 to 80+ and spanning two states, this group traveled to Puerto Rico to offer support for congregations, families, and organizations impacted by the devastating Hurricane Maria in […]
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The 2020 Covenant Journal, a report on the General Board meeting held in February, is available for download. Included are highlights of general ministry and regional ministry reports as well as an overview of General Minister and President Terri Hord Owens’ State of the Church address and Rev. Dr. Irie Session’s sermon. In addition, a small […]
“Hello Disciples, this is your General Minister and President Terri Hord Owens. Psalm 46 tells us that God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in time of trouble. Therefore, we will not fear, though the earth should change and the mountains even crumble into the sea. there is a lot going on in […]