Momentum

October 2009

Reflections

GCB tackles meaty agenda

At their meetings in late September, the General Conference Board focused on an agenda that was jam-packed with issues of critical importance to the future of the Church, including proposed changes in the BIC Pension Plan and a new description for the denomination. Read more »

Three church leaders honored

A record crowd of more than 200 turned out on October 10 when the BIC Historical Society honored three great men of the church's past--Martin Schrag, Owen Alderfer, and Carlton Wittlinger--with a book and spoken tributes from their biographers. Read more »

money well-spent

One pastor's story

Her Directed Study Program classes have nurtured in BIC pastor Judy Fetrow a passion for helping new believers grow in faith. Through Cooperative Ministries, you are part of Judy's ministry. Read more »

planning ahead

Think outside the [gift] box

This Christmas, give a gift of hope with a donation to the Family to Family, Village to Village project in the name of a friend or family member. No gift wrapping required. Read more »

General Conference set for Grantham

Come July 9 - 12, 2010, all roads for Brethren in Christ will lead to Grantham, Pa., when Messiah College serves as host for the 2010 General Conference. Mark your calendar now and join us then as we focus on the theme "Called to Transformation." Registration packets will be distributed to churches soon.

CONGREGATIONAL RESOURCES

Guides for the Week of Prayer & Fasting

"Changed," the devotional guide for the 2010 Week of Prayer and Fasting, focuses on the power of prayer to change lives, nations, and history, as illustrated through the stories of godly men and women from scripture. Order now »

FAITH & CULTURE

Reel compassion

In the award-winning movie Slumdog Millionaire, an outsider achieves the impossible in the midst of brutality and poverty--and offers a stirring challenge to those of us who call ourselves Christ-followers. Read more »

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