Life in the Body

Stories of the BIC in action

Where faith and politics meet

A council bridging denominational and ethnic boundaries prays for spiritual renewal in their community's congregations and city hall. Read more »

Preaching from a paper pulpit

Once a month, church planter Ken Abell wraps the good news in a column for his local newspaper, and he prays that God will work through his words. Read more »

Ever wondered . . . What is a conscientious objector?

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Glenn and Joyce Ginder

A real joy ride

by Meadow Piepho · Glenn and Joyce Ginder have been taking a drive down a new road in their lives . . . quite literally. Read more »

Christine Sharp

BICWM welcomes new leader

Listening to Christine Sharp talk about her move from the local church to a global ministry, it is immediately evident that this is someone for whom geography is not a limiting factor. Read more »

Compassion Forum

Faith and politics meet at Messiah

On April 13, Senators Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, the Democratic candidates for the U.S. presidency, participated in a Compassion Forum held at Messiah College. Read more »

Praying for empowerment

by Jorilee Park · BIC congregations across North America began the new year with a Week of Prayer and Fasting Read more »

The trip of a lifetime

by Peggy Mumper · Residents and staff members from Paxton Ministries, a BIC-associated housing facility for mental health and retardation clients from disadvantaged settings, head to Puerto Rico for their annual fall trip. Read more »

When the smoke clears

by Kirsten Grubb · A BIC firefighter battles against flames and discouragement in wildfires of California. Read more »

Extreme makeover

by Jeff Quick · A BIC church creates a recovery room for a mother diagnosed with cancer. Read more »