It is with a deep mix of emotions we share the news that Pastor Matt McKimmy has announced the end of his time with our congregation. His last day of service as our pastor will be January 31, 2016.
News from Bethany Dear Church of the Brethren friends, Peggy Gish, longtime worker with Christian Peacemaker Teams, will speak at Bethany Seminary during a chapel service on Friday, October 23, at 11:15 a.m. All are invited to gather in Nicarry Chapel to hear accounts of Gish’s work for social justice in the midst of conflict […]
The road of life and faith is one that is made by walking together, yet each of us must choose for ourselves how we will join in this journey. Jesus gives us a powerful example of what it means to willingly let go of status and privilege for the sake of others. Are we willing to do the same? What might that look like and where might it lead us both as individuals and as a congregation?
Sometimes death arrives when we are ready for it. When we’ve seen it coming. When we’re prepared. Sometimes, but not always. Within the past month I’ve found myself surrounded by untimely deaths. Though death is one of the greatest mysteries of life and faith, these deaths have been particularly hard to make sense of. The death […]