June 20, 2016
- The Karnataka High Court says the Bible does not indicate that Saturday alone is the Sabbath.
June 11, 2016
- NEWS 1) Interfaith letter raises concerns, urges greater transparency on drone warfare 2) India Brethren hold 101st annual meeting 3) Network of spiritual directors meets for annual retreat 4) Northern Indiana congregations sponsor project to share Nigeria t-shirts UPCOMING EVENTS 5) On Earth Peace announces theme for Peace Day 2016 RESOURCES 6) Ministry of Reconciliation manual is made available as an online resource 7) New Covenant Bible Studies series invite readers to ‘love Leviticus,’...
- The 101st Jilla Sabha was held in Champawadi, Vyara District, Tapi, on May 12-13. The meeting included the appointment of new leadership for the First District Church of the Brethren in India.
June 9, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] A thousand church schools are set to become ‘green schools’ over the next year as part of an ambitious environmental plan by the Church of South India (CSI).
Representatives from 23 dioceses in CSI, including teachers, youth leaders and eco directors, took part in a three-day program in connection with World Environment Day on June 5. The Department of Ecological Concerns in collaboration with the departments of Youth and SEVA (diaconal...
June 8, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The following is the sermon preached by resident of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings at the Executive Council of the Episcopal Church, currently meeting through June 10 at the Oak Ridge Hotel and Conference Center in Chaska...
May 20, 2016
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/20/16)—American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA) Office of the General Secretary will transition to a different way of handling the Human Resources needs of the organization beginning June 1, 2016. This change comes as American Baptist International Ministries, which used these services, shifts to a consolidated HR function, a part of its organizational restructure as discerned through Responding to the Call.
May 10, 2016
In a small farm community in southern Illinois on Mother's Day, a UCC congregation gave a standing ovation to a woman from India who shared her faith journey as a Muslim in today's world.
April 27, 2016
Taiwan Church News
March 28 - April 3, 2016
Fighting Climate Change, "Taiwan Statement" Issued By INMIP To Treasure Indigenous Economy And Eco-system
Reported by Lin Chia-ching
In the morning on March 20 at Taipei, nine member state representatives of the International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples(INMIP), including Australia, Philippine, Thailand, Malaysia,...