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Branching Out at the 2019 General Assembly

Branching Out at the 2019 General Assembly

The theme for the 2019 General Assembly (GA), held in Des Moines, Iowa, July 20 – 24, was ‘Abide in Me’ from the scriptural passage of John 15:5 (NRSV) “Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless it abides in the vine, neither...

“Now What?” symposium was about action

About 115 people from the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), the Presbyterian Church (USA), the United Church of Christ and The Episcopal Church gathered last weekend at Northway Christian Church in Dallas, Texas,...

Charrette brings lots of wisdom into the room

“This vision*message is a witness pointing to what’s coming. It aches for the coming— it can hardly wait!“ (Habakkuk 2: 2*3, The Message) “This is important work we’re doing today,” says Tim Mabbott, retired pastor of Cherokee Christian Church in Prairie Village,...


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