Following the February retirement of longtime editor in chief David Heim, the Christian Century adapted the roles of several existing staff members rather than replacing him directly.
The ACP has signed on as a partner organization to Digital Media Con, a three-day online conference focusing exclusively on digital media and marketing for Christian communicators being held October 27-29, 2020.
Two Associated Church Press members have merged. The Mennonite, the denominational magazine of Mennonite Church USA; and Mennonite World Review, an independent newspaper; have joined to create Anabaptist World.
The Rev. W. Evan Golder, who edited the United Church of Christ’s monthly newspaper, United Church News, from its start in 1985 until his retirement in 2003, died Monday, Sept. 7, in hospice care in Westlake, Ohio. He was 82.
We don’t have to have the gift of prophecy to realize that we now seem to be experiencing a time of trouble of biblical proportions. Social contracts are fraying, countless families are in financial distress, weather patterns are out of control, and a mysterious virus still has much of the world in its iron grip.
The other day, a colleague posted an inspirational memes on our office intranet. Perhaps this young woman, fresh out of college, had never before heard of Corrie ten Boom, the cited author of the inspirational quotation. But I had. Corrie was a big part of my life when I was a kid.
It’s been two months since George Floyd’s death at the hands of the Minneapolis Police was caught on video. Like all of you, the staff at Broadview experienced intense emotions amid the outrage that followed.
Several years ago I took part in a racial equity training program and like many progressive white people was consumed with guilt and anxiety. What could I do to contribute to racial equity – and to what the Jewish tradition calls tikkun olam (repairing the world)?
The U.S. Catholic has announced Claretian Father Ferdinand Okorie as its magazine’s new editor-in-chief, effective July 1, 2020. Father Okorie succeeds Claretian Father John Molyneux, who served as the editor-in-chief of the award-winning publication since January 2003.
In the more than 100 years the Associated Church Press has existed, we’ve seen many pivotal events and social movements. The issues we now face should have been addressed years and decades before now.