Author: Chris Giesler

Board of World Mission Fund Raising Response to Covid-19

The Board of World Mission serves as the agency that helps to coordinate the North American Moravian response to disasters as they happen around the world. Most recently, we have been responding to the Covid-19 pandemic as it impacts many parts of our Moravian Unity.    With stay-at-home orders and the shutdown of gatherings, congregations have […]

Christ Church, Calgary Provides Food for a Community in Need

The community immediately north of Christ Church in Calgary has been flagged by the City of Calgary as one that contains a large number of vulnerable residents. Recognizing that food insecurity is a real issue for its neighbours, Christ Church was instrumental in forming a neighbourhood food pantry in April 2019. Working alongside two other […]

BWM Grants to Congregations Responding to the Covid-19 Pandemic

The Moravian Board of World Mission sees the Covid-19 pandemic as a disaster now affecting most areas of the world. Here in North America, many congregations are suspending worship services, Sunday school classes, Bible Studies, and many other group meetings. As a result, congregations are finding unexpected needs that cost money.  The BWM is now […]

Urban Service Opportunity in Milwaukee for Summer of 2019

Tricklebee Café is a pay-what-you-can community café that offers healthy meals, food-service training, and spiritual nourishment in Milwaukee, WI. This mission site is a ministry of the Moravian Church under the direction of the Rev. Christie Melby-Gibbons. This coming summer Tricklebee is partnering with the Urban Gathering Center of Milwaukee and will be one of […]

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