Disciples News Service


General Minister & President offers New Year’s greeting

Dear Disciples – A new decade dawns and new possibilities are shooting up all over the Church. Like the stump of Jesse in Isaiah 11 above, we are seeing new energy as Disciples find ways to show up in the world. This passage from the Christmas lectionary is a model for our “movement for wholeness.” […]

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Pictured accepting the award are Pastor Rebecca Littlejohn, Chair of the Elders Michael Kinnamon, and Outreach Chair Julie Germain
Pacific Southwest congregation honored for homeless ministry work

Submitted by Rev. Rebecca Littlejohn Since 2002, Vista La Mesa Christian Church, in east San Diego County, CA, has opened their doors to neighbors struggling with homelessness for two weeks or more each year, through the Interfaith Shelter Network in their community. Through this program, guests are provided with semi-private rooms overnight, three meals a […]

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Posted on October 25, 2019
Filed under: Congregations, Ecumenical
More than manna

Heavenly Manna more than food to homeless of Pacific Beach by Rev. Brian Daly The Pacific Beach Christian Church, located in San Diego, launched a feeding ministry two and a half years ago that has begun transforming the church. Every Wednesday morning volunteers gather bright and early to begin preparing 100 breakfast burritos to take […]

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Posted on March 18, 2016
Filed under: Congregations, General