The concept of Adult Bible Fellowship—or ABF, as they are often abbreviated—has been around for a while. (Former Grace Brethren pastor, Knute Larson, is credited with coining the term.) An ABF is exactly what i[...]
New Hope Community Church of Canyon Lake, Calif., has implemented a method to develop healthy disciples while training future pastors and church planters. As part of the discipleship process, pastors Chris Suit[...]
Tim Sprankle, pastor of the Grace Brethren Church, Leesburg, Ind., is part of the team charged with encouraging leadership development within the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. He recently shared how le[...]
Pastor Mistitt leans back in his office chair staring at the ceiling as the words from his book tumble over the cerebral cortex of his brain. “The definition of leadership is simply influence,” he whispers to h[...]
Nathan Zakahi, pastor of the Grace Brethren Church in Sunnyside, Wash., sat next to Juan Marenco, pastor of Iglesia de los Hermanos in Mabton, Wash., at the April 2010 conference of the Pacific Northwest Distri[...]
The latest BMH Books release, Doing Right While Doing Good, by Kenneth Bickel and Kevin Vanderground, is an expansion of the current Code of Ministerial Ethics of the Association of Grace Brethren Ministers. In[...]
Leadership Development at Greenville Grace from GraceConnect (BMH) on Vimeo. Danny Wright, pastor of the Grace Brethren Church in Greenville, Ohio, shares how his local church is committed to developing leaders[...]
At Vision2020 we asked folks to tell their stories about church planting, leadership development and integrated ministry. Pastor Chip Heim tells his story of leadership development at EastSide Grace Brethren Ch[...]
A number of Grace Brethren pastors attended the annual church planting conference, Exponential 09, which was held this week (April 20-23) in Orlando, Fla. Among workshop speakers were Neil Cole (pictured at rig[...]
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