From the President 4-9-2017

Arie Brouwer, Reformed theologian and former general secretary of the Reformed Church in America, former deputy general of the World Council of Churches, and former…

From the President 3-26-2017

Somewhere along the way I came across a list of “intentionally ambiguous job recommendations.” See if you recognize any of these. First the recommendation and…

From the President 3-12-2017

  I am reminded today about the story of the Sunday school teacher who was carefully explaining the biblical account of Elijah the Prophet and…

From the President 2-26-2017

In his address to the entering Freshman Class of 2020 at Yale University, President of Yale University, Peter Salovey, spoke about “Countering False Narratives.” Let’s…

From the President 2-12-2017

Peter Marty, Publisher of The Christian Century, offers some of what he calls “Christian convictions,” “to share with friends appalled by, or thrilled with, Trump’s…

From the President 1-22-2017

I can think of no better time than the beginning of a New Year to think about the peace of Christ. If we ever needed…

From the President 1-8-2017

At the beginning of this New Year, let me offer you a tutorial on foolishness to guide you through the next twelve months. I conjecture…

From the President 12-25-2016

I love the imagery in the Advent text from Matthew 1:20: “But just when he had resolved to do this, an angel of the Lord…

From the President 12-11-2016

Irish writer and novelist, Colum McCann, writes: “I don’t know a poem that consistently brings a tear to my eye, but I can always count…

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A Word or Two from the Disciples Home Missions Board of Directors In his President’s Report to the Board of Directors of Disciples Home Missions in…

From the President 11-27-2016

I want to share with you some wise words from Yale University for the second time this month. Yale’s President, Peter Salovey, spoke these words…

From the President 11-13-2016

Disciples Home Missions in partnership with the Christian Church Capital Area and the Disciples Center for Public Witness created some years ago the position of…