2010 – Present

The Conduct of the Redeemed

Editorial January/February, 2012 Volume 47, Number 1 Some commentaries are Easy-to-Read Bible Study Tools. Brethren Revival Fellowship has published a series of simple, down-to-earth study tools on each book of the New Testament, all written from a solid evangelical, Anabaptist, and Pietist perspective. There is nothing more important for nurturing and encouraging spiritual growth in …

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Brethren Mission Fund Newsletter Volume 13, Summer 2011

BRF’s Mission Statement With the salvation of souls around the world as its chief aim, the Brethren Mission Fund provides a channel through the Brethren Revival Fellowship to help resource sound Brethren mission work or Brethren workers wherever the gospel of Jesus Christ is being presented. Pat and Karen Myers Pat and Karen Myers from …

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The Light of the World — Vitamins from the Scriptures

By Jordan Keller Matthew 5:14-16 As you read this devotional, you are being affected by light—sunlight, light bulb, flashlight, and hopefully God’s light. In the Bible, light is linked with God and righteousness. In 1 John 1:5 the Bible says, “God is light.” That’s why when we become children of God, His light shines through …

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Brethren Mission Fund Newsletter Volume 13, Winter 2011

BRF/BMF Work Camp in Haiti The Brethren Mission Fund is planning a work camp to Haiti from February 26­March 5, 2011. Doug Miller from the Mummerts Congregation (Southern PA District) will be the leader of the work camp. The group will be working alongside Haitian Brethren in building portions of two church buildings. In addition …

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Is Homosexuality (Still) Unacceptable? / Flaws in the Arguments

EditorialSEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2010Volume 45, Number 5 In 1983 at the Church of the Brethren Annual Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, the Church of the Brethren issued a Statement on Human Sexuality from a Christian Perspective.  Most of the Statement addresses human sexuality on conventional terms, and from a fairly conservative approach. However, when turning to the issue of …

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Reflections on the 2010 Annual Conference

1. Annual Conference was held in the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania one time before—in 1980.  At that time the attendance high was around 10,000. This year’s attendance was only about 1/3 that many—that is, something over 3,300. 2. The theme, Taking Jesus Seriously, was the choice of moderator, Shawn Flory Replogle.  He also brought a youthful …

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