Disciples News Service

World Convention Names William McDonald Interim Executive Director

Bill McDonaldThe World Convention of Churches of Christ has named a longtime Disciples minister Bill McDonald as interim executive director. The World Convention of Churches works to build fellowship among three streams of the Stone-Campbell movement, the Christian Churches/Churches of Christ, the Churches of Christ, and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).

McDonald of Lexington, Ky., serves as a Disciples representative in the Stone-Campbell Dialogue. He was a minister in Disciples churches for 42 years, retiring in 2008. He worked at Crestwood Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Lexington from 1995 to 2008. For more, go to www.worldconvention.org/executivedirector.htm