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  • August 19, 2014

    Heartfelt Thanks – Dr. Dave Guiles, Encompass World Partners

    Students and adults at Momentum Youth Conference gave sacrificially to help others in need. Part of the offering went to help our brothers and sisters in the Central African Republic. Here, Dr. Dave Guiles, executive director of Encompass World Partners, gives his thanks. “The suffering of our brothers and sisters in the Central African RepublicContinue reading →

  • August 18, 2014

    CE National Honors Eric Lane for Reaching Neglected People

    Eric Lane (pictured) is the executive director of Fellowship Missions located in Warsaw, Indiana. Eric has been the one who has been overseeing the drive to provide assistance to homeless and needy individuals in the community. In the past year, Eric has spearheaded the efforts to purchase and completely remodel a facility for assisting theseContinue reading →

  • August 17, 2014

    Both Personal and Corporate Aspects of Ministry During The Next Super Wednesday

    Dr. Gordon MacDonald, chancellor of Denver Seminary and editor-at-large of Leadership Journal, will be the guest speaker. “What a privilege to have such a noted pastor and author lead the seminar!!” says Ed Lewis, executive director of CE National. Find out more at superwednesdays.net.

  • August 16, 2014

    I Love the Story of Joseph – David Martinez tells his Urban Hope story

    David Martinez talks about the impact that God has had in his life through the ministry of Urban Hope.

  • August 15, 2014

    Both Personal and Corporate Aspects of Ministry During The Next Super Wednesday

    Dr. Gordon  MacDonald, chancellor of Denver Seminary and editor-at-large of Leadership Journal, will be the guest speaker. “What a privilege to have such a noted pastor and author lead the seminar!!” says Ed Lewis, executive director of CE National. Find out more at superwednesdays.net.

  • August 14, 2014

    New Resources in the CE National Library

    Same Sex Marriage by Sean McDowell and John Stonestreet. Same-sex marriage is here, presenting unique challenges and opportunities. How do those who follow Christ faithfully answer the standard talking points for same-sex marriage? And how can they best articulate the case for one-man, one-woman marriage in everyday conversation? Sean McDowell and John Stonestreet believe aContinue reading →

  • August 14, 2014

    New Fire Pit at CE National’s Russell Center

    The CE National grounds in Winona Lake, Ind., are looking better than ever. Art Bushen, grounds coordinator, has added a patio and fire pit near the Russell Center. This will be used by The National Institute students, CE National staff, and visiting groups as a place to relax and enjoy the outdoors. Special thanks toContinue reading →

  • August 13, 2014

    Momentum Youth Project Offering Already Helping the C.A.R.

    “Just want to thank you so much for connecting Momentum students’ giving to the needs of Central Africans in crisis,” emailed Barb Wooler, director of compassion response for Encompass World Partners. “Hunger continues to be a problem in the city. Food is available, but it is at a very high price. So grateful for yourContinue reading →

  • August 12, 2014

    CE National Honors Eric Miller – Youth Pastor at Grace Community in Frederick, Maryland

    As the youth pastor at Grace Community Church in Frederick, Maryland, Eric Miller (pictured) has been faithfully ministering to students and their families for over a decade. Originally from Winona Lake, Indiana, and a graduate of The National Institute for the Development of Ministries to Youth at Grace College, Eric is a recipient of thisContinue reading →

  • August 11, 2014

    Gain a Realistic View of Your Ministry

    Failure to see an accurate picture of your ministry results in low impact and ultimate frustration. Ed Short’s (pictured) consultation process will enable you to gain a realistic view of how effectively your ministry is functioning. You will then be led through a process that will help you discern what God desires to do inContinue reading →

  • August 10, 2014

    Student Sells Shirts to Raise Money for Urban Hope

    Special thanks goes to Samuel Bernhardt from the Grace Church in Lititz, Pa., who sold t-shirts at Momentum Youth Conference and gave the profits to the Urban Hope Training Center in Philadelphia. The amount donated to Urban Hope was $1,544. What a blessing to Urban Hope! If you were unable to purchase a sweatshirt orContinue reading →

  • August 9, 2014

    Momentum Experience Goes Home

    The desire of CE National is that Momentum Youth Conference students and adults use at home what they learn at Momentum. Here’s the story of a former student who went to Momentum from Grace Community Church in Goshen, Indiana. “On Father’s day my family and I were at Bob Evans. Some people were eating andContinue reading →

  • August 8, 2014

    OnTrack Devotions are a Valuable Tool

    Pilgrimage Educational Resources has partnered with CE National to promote OnTrack Devotions. OTD is a daily devotional tool available in monthly booklet format designed to build the skill and discipline of effective daily Bible Study. Each month includes both prayer list and commitment pages designed to add context to personal Bible study and to facilitateContinue reading →

  • August 7, 2014

    Largest Group Ever From Urban Hope Goes to Momentum

    The Urban Hope Training Center took 17 students and 13 adults/leaders to Momentum Youth Conference. It’s the largest group Urban Hopes has ever taken to Momentum. The students were challenged to be FOLLOWERS of Jesus, not just FANS. “There were many commitments made to be followers in different areas of the students’ lives,” said LoganContinue reading →

  • August 6, 2014

    Both Personal and Corporate Aspects of Ministry During The Next Super Wednesday

    “The Private Life of a Public Person” and “The Dilemma of a Multigenerational Church” Take Aways: How to come to terms with your personal life-past, present, and future. How to surround yourself with wise counsel and accountability. A question and answer time on shepherding a multigenerational church. Dr. Gordon  MacDonald, chancellor of Denver Seminary andContinue reading →

  • August 5, 2014

    Roger Ward Award Given To Doy Sneckenberger

    Each year, Operation Barnabas leaders and staff select an individual, group, or church to receive an award named in honor of Roger Ward (Grace Brethren Church, Norwalk, Calif.). While the students on OB are being trained in what it means to be “a son or daughter of encouragement,” there are people who far out serveContinue reading →

  • August 4, 2014

    Momentum’s Got Talent and Bible Quizzing Results

    Both Bible Quizzing and Momentum’s Got Talent culminate during Momentum Youth Conference. Bible quizzing is a team competition that has individual benefits from studying God’s Word. The top quiz team of 2014 was the Chesapeake District coached by Norma Conklin. The team members are listed below. Jacob Kennedy – Calvert County Grace Brethren Church (GBC),Continue reading →

  • August 3, 2014

    Fighting the Spiritual High – Taking Momentum Home To Your Youth Group!

    Dan Cosentino, youth pastor of Grace Community Church in Goshen, shares what he’s learned about helping students continue the momentum after Momentum Youth Conference.

  • August 2, 2014

    Operation Barnabas 2014 Students Have Finished Tour

    Operation Barnabas2014 tours are finished, students and leaders are home, equipment has been stored, buses are parked, and we are praising the Lord for another great summer of high school students being equipped in ministry! You can access the 2014 OB team blogs here, which include daily updates and pictures, and is the best way toContinue reading →

  • July 24, 2014

    One Day-Two Aspects of Ministry-Personal and Corporate – The Next Super Wednesday

    “The Private Life of a Public Person” and “The Dilemma of a Multigenerational Church” Take Aways: How to come to terms with my personal life-past, present and future. How to surround myself with wise counsel and accountability. Shepherding a multigenerational church-a question and answer time. Dr. Gordon  MacDonald, chancellor of Denver Seminary and editor-at-large ofContinue reading →