When Anabaptists were refugees

Gerald J. Mast is Professor of Communication at Bluffton (Ohio) University. This piece originally appeared on his blog, Anabaptist Persuasion.  On July 13, 1711, Christian Stutzman and Magdalena Stucki left their home in Bern, Switzerland to … [Continue reading]

CCT Churches in Action & Supporting Each Other

PROCLAMATION BY COOPERATIVE BAPTIST FELLOWSHIP Greater Mount Olive MB Church and School Reform Dr. Suzii Paynter, Executive Coordinator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) presented a check for $150,000 to Greater Mount Olive MB Church in … [Continue reading]

THIRTEEN’s “The Talk – Race in America”

THIRTEEN's "The Talk - Race in America" Tackles the Issue of Young People of Color and Their Uneasy Encounters With Law Enforcement Monday, February 20, 9 p.m. on PBS The Talk – Race in America is a two-hour documentary about the increasingly … [Continue reading]

Immigration Raids, Message from UMC Susan Henry-Crowe

In the past few days, the United States has seen a surge of raids targeting immigrant communities by Department of Homeland Security officials. These raids are occurring in homes, places of work, and even near churches. We are especially troubled by … [Continue reading]

Unity Demands Fellowship

By James Earl Massey Posted on February 3, 2017 by chogministries [Be] eager to maintain the unity of the spirit in the bond of peace. —Ephesians 4:3 RSV Human contacts can at times be burdensome. Strained relations can happen in many ways: … [Continue reading]