“I had enjoyed congregational ministry. But my conference role feels like a culminating experience. My journey has not been traditional.”
All of a sudden, something clicked. My long-term memory caught up with my short-term memory. It was an “ah-ha” moment that I couldn’t explain …
I am grateful now for a full staff team after over a year of navigating through changes.
Perhaps if you feel “stagnant” it might be the prompting of the Spirit to consider such a relationship.
Franconia Conference continues to follow God’s call, sharing the Good News of Christ Jesus and empowering and equipping others to, as well. Executive Minister Steve Kriss said, “We have much […]
As followers of Christ we believe that God is love and that we are called to participate in God’s love.
Beginning in July, 2017, Mary Nitzsche will join the Franconia Conference staff as Associate Executive Minister. This role will include the work that was previously classified as Conference Pastor. She […]
Being a disciple of Jesus and the kingdom he proclaims may just turn our lives upside down and call us away from everything familiar and secure.
As the Conference is in a time of transition, it provides an opportunity for reflection and strategic planning for the coming years. With that, the new Executive Minister, Steve Kriss, […]
The Spirit is pulling all of us to see things “from below” because that is where God has chosen to move, work, and transform the world.
by Lora Steiner, Franconia managing editor When people think of health coaches, they usually think of Biggest Loser, the television show where participants vie each week to see who can […]
The 2012 Peace Mug Award for Franconia and Eastern District Conferences, announced at the joint fall Conference Assembly, honors Becky Felton, who passed away peacefully on November 2, 2012 after a courageous struggle with cancer.