Conference News

2017 Annual Conference

Sunday, February 19th 2017 12:15 PM

The Ohio districts are currently planning & eagerly anticipating our upcoming annual conference to be held May 27th – 30th at Cedarville University, Cedarville OH, the Lord willing.

Attached is the “2017 Conference Information Packet”. This packet contains the conference schedule, directions, meal and lodging reservations, pre-teen and young folk’s information, and more.

All are invited to come worship the Lord and enjoy a time of fellowship with one another.

Duane Bower on behalf of the 2017 Committee of Arrangements

All are invited to a  Non-Resistance Teaching Meeting.  Wood Colony Hall, Modesto, CA. 

Friday January 13, 7:00 pm / Saturday January 14, 2017  starting at 9:00 am and continuing through out the afternoon.  Lunch provided.  

Call in number: 712-432-8787, Conference ID # 95350 #

Come and be encouraged to live a life after the example of Jesus, in the areas of unconcitional love and forgiveness. 

In a world that wants to claim it's rights, oftentimes with force, God shows us how He intended us to interact with others, furthering His kingdom.

Topics include:

  • The Need for Non-resistance Still exists today.
  • Teaching on Non-Resistance
  • History of Non-Resistance in the Christian Church
  • Foundation for Non-Resistance: A Transformed Mind
  • Non-resistance: The believers testimony of Jesus to the World
  • Non-Resistance: Put into Pratice
  • Making Your Case Before the Draft Board

Selective Service System and CASP Updates

These teaching meetings are to be in place of our normal CO meetings held locally.

Future Teaching Meetings will soon be in Kansas January 28, 2017 and Washington Feburary 17-18, 2017

All are welcome to come and be encouraged in compassion and love as taught by our savior, Jesus Christ

In behalf of the service Committee, David Benedict

2016 Conference Minutes

Sunday, November 13th 2016 7:58 PM

Please find attached the Minutes for the 2016 Tuesday Business Meeting.

Lowell Miller

We Believe Statement

Sunday, June 12th 2016 6:34 AM

At the 2016 Annual Conference the following "We Believe" statement was approved.
Your Website Advisory Committee 

2016 Conference Sermons

Sunday, June 5th 2016 6:42 AM

The recording line call in number is 712-432-8774 - pin 201262# when prompted, then the sharing number as explained below.

Here are the Ministers and the sharing numbers for the recordings:
Saturday Morning - 0604201601 - Russel Rumble
Saturday Afternoon - 0604201602 - Allen Markley
Sunday Morning Worship - 0605201601 - Merle Flory
Sunday Morning - 0605201602 - Vince Tye
Sunday Afternoon - 0605201603 - Gary Peters/Joe Root
Monday Morning Worship - 0606201601 - John Wolf
Monday Morning - 0606201602 - Phil King
Monday Afternoon - 0606201603 - Rod Sprenkel/Brian Frantz
Monday Evening - 0606201604 - John Sink

There was a special talk by Danny Lynch on Saturday Night on Relationships. Here is the sharing number for that message:
Saturday Evening - 0604201603 - Danny Lynch

If you want to download these messages you can contact Caleb Jenkins at or Leonard Meador at

Important 2016 Conference Information

Thursday, May 26th 2016 9:00 AM

Greetings in Jesus' name! We are eagerly anticipating the conference to be held at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana on June 4 - 7. The attached files contain important information. We encourage you to download and print them for your review.

May God receive all praise and honor as we meet to worship Him!

The Committee of Arrangements,

Kevin Jacobs, Secretary

The live conference call in line phone number is (712) 432-8773. Enter PIN number 201262# when prompted.

The recording call in line phone number is (712) 432-8774. Enter PIN number 201262# when prompted.

Sharing numbers for individual sessions will be made available at a later date.

2016 Committee of Arrangements, Kevin Jacobs, Secretary

Greetings in Jesus name!

Due to continued interest, we have planned another "Mental Health Support Group" for this year at the conference, in Indiana.

This group is a, confidential support group, by and for those suffering from mental illness and/or their family members. Ministry is always welcome. Your prompt arrival is important.

Saturday, June 4th, 2015, Begins, 8:15 pm, in The Phillippe Performing Arts Center, room #141

If there are any last minute changes as to the room availability, it will be inserted in the schedule that lists the special meetings and rooms and will be available for all attendees to the Conference. I am looking forward to seeing all of you who will be attending. May God always be our guide and safe travels to each of you.

In Christian Love,

Sherda Garber

2016 Brethren Outreach Meeting

Sunday, May 8th 2016 6:44 AM

To be held in Room #132, Baldwin Student Center at Indiana Wesleyan University on Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 5:00-6:45 PM

Anyone is welcome to attend! Come and hear what opportunities are available!

Questions - Contact Luke Wolf -

2016 Conference Friday Evening Singing

Sunday, May 1st 2016 6:46 AM

To be held at West Banquet Room #143 in the Barnes Student Center at Indiana Wesleyan University

Faith & Praise song books will be provided. Come lift your voices in singing to the Lord.

Questions - Contact, Meredith Wagoner--765-202-4279