Regional News

Regional Board Meeting Highlights

Posted on March 30, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Michigan Disciples Region to continue partnership exploration with Illinois/Wisconsin Region It was a unanimous vote by the Michigan Disciples Regional board on Saturday, March 27, that we continue to explore…

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

Posted on March 10, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

CCMR & CCIW Partnership Exploration Q 1. When will this new Regional Minister Partnership Begin with CCMR and the Christian Church Illinois/Wisconsin Region? We are in an exploration stage currently…

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Hold us in your Prayers

Posted on by Neil Topliffe

As you may have read in the past week, the Michigan Disciples Region (CCMR) and the Christian Church in Illinois/Wisconsin Region (CCIW), have begun conversations toward possibly forming a Partner…

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CCIW and CCMR Partnership Proposal

Posted on March 5, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Below is the “Partnership Proposal” being presented by the Search Team Task Force of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) and The Christian Church (Disciples…

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Vision 2021 Capacity Plan approved

Posted on January 26, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Five-year blueprint for regional ministry A final report, with some revisions, moving the Michigan Region toward a stronger, more viable ministry in support of congregations was approved by the Regional…

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New Regional Staff Member

Posted on by Neil Topliffe

Jessica Burton, a member of First Christian, Lansing, is the new Michigan Disciples Administrative Assistant, succeeding Beverly Peeler who retired the end of 2020. “I was looking for an organization…

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Have you met ALEX?

Posted on by Neil Topliffe

Meet Alex. This free tool for all congregations is being implemented right now. You can capture your weekly attendance and giving data to see trends. From January through March 15,…

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