VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/20/14)—In their first national meeting in more than three years, National Council of Churches’ member communions and partners came together in Washington May 19-20 in their first Christian Unity Gathering. More than 200 persons celebrated the rejuvenation of the NCC in an event filled with worship, music, bible study, and a discussion […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/20/14)—Dr. Shigemi Tomita of Yokohama, Japan, has been appointed by American Baptist International Ministries (IM) to serve as an associate missionary in Japan. This unusual assignment has come about through a unique partnership between IM and Kanto Gakuin Schools in Japan. After completing theological studies in Canada, Tomita returned to her […]
Rev. Dr. A. Roy Medley, general secretary of American Baptist Churches USA, gave the address at Palmer Theological Seminary’s 29th Commencement on Saturday, May 17, 2014. Medley was also awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree by the Seminary. To view Medley’s address, click here.