Dear Members and Friends, We trust and pray that you, your family and co-workers are enduring the Covid-19 pandemic in good health and safety. These are times of uncertainty. Life as we know it has been abruptly changed. Without a doubt, we have been changed through the 2020 Experience. It has been “Real!” as we have learned […]
Disciples News Service
The general ministries of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) are working together to support congregations through the upheaval caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay connected for the most recent news and updates: Disciples News Service (news and updates for the whole church) Disciples Together (primarily for pastors) Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Are U.S. churches eligible […]
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Disciples will be able to share an online Easter service featuring Rev. Terri Hord Owens as speaker. Suzanne Castle and Andra Moran (Brim Project) are organizing a full-on worship service to be posted on YouTube Easter Sunday morning. Included in the service will be a sermon, children’s moment and time of communion as well as […]
provided by Rev. Dr. Dietra Wise Baker, program coordinator for activism and advocacy, National Benevolent Association Here are eight simple (and we think accessible) ways for your congregations, projects, organizations to become more prepared for a social justice crisis. This might be overwhelming, but our experience with Ferguson, Charlottesville, and Baton Rouge and now the coronavirus […]