March 28, 2015

April Messenger

April 2015 Messenger

April 2015

Will the real Jesus please stand up?

Just who is Jesus, really? It sometimes seems as if the Bible gives us a multifaceted portrait of him, and God’s purposes in sending him among us. Which portrait is the real one? And who gets to decide?

Idols in the sky

In January, Brethren helped organize the first Interfaith Conference on Drone Warfare at Princeton Theological Seminary. Nathan Hosler and Bryan Hangar, of the Church of the Brethren Office of Public Witness, wonder if “we have been deceived by a technological quick fix that has taught us the lie that our security depends on our brother’s insecurity.”

Creating a climate for justice

“What does a changing global climate mean for the poor, both now and if we stay on the current path?” Authors Sharon Yohn and Laura White address that question in this, their second article in a series on climate change.

Look, listen, and share your story

We face life and we face death, but how do we live? Melody Keller offers three Easter actions that can help us live well.
COMING IN May: Making peace on earth