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  • December 12, 2017

    REWIND Nate Bosch and Don DeYoung – Creationism

    Does biblical creation make sense today? Scripture and science both say “Yes!” The recent supernatural creation viewpoint is a refreshing alternative to natural science alone. In this Power Track Don DeYoung, chairman of the department of physical science at Grace College and Nate Bosch, associate professor, environmental science at Grace College, will provide five reasonsContinue reading →

  • December 11, 2017

    “Chris, I am so broken.”

    By Chris Battin In my visits to the homeless who live under the Emerald City bridge in Philadelphia, I’ve been accepted by many men and women and ignored by some. There is one woman who told me early on that I was annoying. I chose to love her in the name of Jesus and respectContinue reading →

  • December 10, 2017

    This Christmas is Another Opportunity to Bless Others

    We believe that people of all ages are valuable and usable by God for ministry. That’s why we work hard to provide ministry experiences to challenge each person to be active in serving God. This Christmas is another opportunity to bless others in the name of Jesus.  There are always needs that directly impact people.Continue reading →

  • December 9, 2017

    Sale on Books by J. Warner Wallace – Momentum Speaker

    J. Warner Wallace, cold-case detective, was a main session speaker at Momentum Youth Conference 2017. David C. Cook is offering a great price on his adult and kid’s books when purchased in pairs. You can get Cold-Case Christianity and the matching kid’s book together for just $16.99 (regularly $26.98) and God’s Crime Scene with theContinue reading →

  • December 8, 2017

    TNI Holds Annual Christmas Party

    The National Institute held its 20th Christmas party Tuesday and had a great time together at CE National’s Russell Center. While this is usually the location for academic work, the setting was terrific for this fun annual get together. In addition to games, breakfast snacks, and showing the movie Elf, the tradition continued of readingContinue reading →

  • December 8, 2017

    Family-friendly Books and DVDS for Christmas

    Merry Christmas from the CE National library! Stop by the library and check out a few family-friendly resources for Christmas. We have audio books and DVD’s for those long car rides or if you plan to stay closer to home, pick out a good book! Here are a few suggestions: The Christmas Blessing – DVDContinue reading →

  • December 7, 2017

    OnTrack Devotions — Spring 2018

    OnTrack is a daily devotional designed to build the skill and discipline of effective daily Bible study for students and adults. Its unique approach models inductive Bible study methods and adds value for small group accountability through monthly commitments. The SPRING 2018 issue is a 4-month book that covers January (Romans), February (1 & 2Continue reading →

  • December 6, 2017

    Nate Bosch and Don DeYoung – Why is the Flood Important?

    The story of the flood in Noah’s day is true in all its biblical details. The flood impacted the Earth’s entire surface, the fossil record, our lifespans, and more. Biblical data and physical evidence show that God remains in control of this world. This Power Track covers five evidences. Download Dr. Nate Bosch and Dr.Continue reading →

  • December 5, 2017

    New in the CE National Library

    The Book of Daniel — A DVD Taken into slavery after the fall of Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel is forced to serve the most powerful king in the world, King Nebuchadnezzar. Faced with imminent death, Daniel proves himself a trusted advisor and is placed among the king’s wise men. Threatened by death at everyContinue reading →

  • December 4, 2017

    Dr. Bill Thrasher at the Next Pastorpedia Live

    The next Pastorpedia Live is with Dr. Bill Thrasher on February 7, 2018. Dr. Thrasher is currently Moody Theological Seminary’s program head of the MA in spiritual formation and discipleship. He’ll be talking about spiritual vitality during this Pastorpedia. Find out more and register…

  • December 3, 2017

    Gifts in Memory of a Loved One

    Each year, financial gifts are given in support of various CE National ministries in memory of loved and appreciated people in their lives. What a neat thing to honor the memory of someone who loved and served Jesus! This year, the following individuals and couples made contributions thanking the Lord for the lives of twoContinue reading →

  • December 2, 2017

    Martinsburg Men Assist at Urban Hope

    Urban Hope is blessed with people who help do manual labor that is so needed at the Training Center and Urban Hope Community Church.  Last month was no exception. Brian Berkheimer, Chris Brooks, Skip Jeffries, Rick Knepper, and Ken Wyant came from Martinsburg, Pennsylvania, to repair garage doors, demolish a room that needed to beContinue reading →

  • December 1, 2017

    Thanks to All Who Helped Support the Urban Hope Thanksgiving Meals

    With the support of outside financial donations, the Urban Hope church family was able to distribute 300 thanksgiving meals to families around the community. Each family paid $5 towards their groceries. These funds went towards paying some workers from within the church family who are currently in need of employment to help deliver the meals.Continue reading →

  • November 27, 2017

    Pastor Galen Wiley has Authored a Book Worth Our Attention

    Galen talks about his book Mystery Servant, “This book is written for those who want to discover and unleash in their lives all the power of God provided by the death, resurrection, and exaltation of His Son, Jesus. It contains those powerful truths from God’s Word that the Holy Spirit used to lead me fromContinue reading →

  • November 26, 2017

    New in the CE National Library

    The Three Investigators in The Secret of Skeleton Island Fans of SPY KIDS, THE CHRONICELS OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE and NIM’S ISLAND will love Jupiter, Pete, and Bob–world renowned as The Three Investigators. Solving crimes and discovering secrets is all in a day’s work for these young detectives. Their newestContinue reading →

  • November 25, 2017

    Nate Bosch and Don DeYoung – Climate Change, Is it Time for Panic?

    Download Dr. Nate Bosch and Dr. Don DeYoung’s Momentum Youth Conference Power Track and discussion guide to use with your youth group.

  • November 24, 2017

    Ed Lewis Speaks to The Pursuit from Goshen, Indiana

    Jon Rauch at Grace Community Church is the pastor who oversees many aspects of ministry in Goshen, Indiana. One of the groups he leads is called The Pursuit. The Pursuit is made up of young adults that meet weekly at The Lodge in Syracuse, Indiana. The group is made up of mostly college graduates whoContinue reading →

  • November 23, 2017

    Enter Into His Gates With Thanksgiving!

    Make a joyful noise to the Lord! Give thanks with a grateful heart! Bless the Lord, oh my soul, and all that is within me! Enter His gates with THANKSGIVING and enter His courts with praise! What a blessed time of the year where we have an entire holiday dedicated to giving thanks. This thanksContinue reading →

  • November 22, 2017

    Thank You! 300 Meals Delivered

    300 Thanksgiving meals ready to be delivered With the support of outside financial donations, the Urban Hope church family was able to distribute 300 thanksgiving meals to families around the community. Each family paid $5 towards their groceries. These funds went towards paying some workers from within the church family who are currently in needContinue reading →

  • November 20, 2017

    The Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches has a New Name

    The history of CE National is rooted in the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Originally, our organization started as GBC Christian Education and the name changed to CE National in 1989. This Church Effectiveness ministry has remained committed to helping FGBC churches and leaders while also providing opportunities for numerous other Bible-believing churches and paraContinue reading →