The power of encouragement

Ingrid Friesen Moser, MA, RD has degrees in both Christian Formation (AMBS) and Nutrition (Goshen College) and worked in the fields of dietetics and wellness for over 20 years. She is the author of Body Talk: Speaking the Words of Health (Living Stewardship Series, Herald Press 2007) and has been the wellness consultant for The […]

Find someone to be at your side

Ingrid Friesen Moser, M.A., R.D. has degrees in Christian Formation from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary and Nutrition from Goshen College. She has worked in the fields of dietetics and wellness for over 20 years. She is the author of Body Talk: Speaking the Words of Health (Living Stewardship Series, Herald Press, 2007) and has been […]

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Shared health coverage, mutual aid continue to benefit Mennonite Church USA congregations

Board affirms 2014 decision that congregations leaving the denomination can stay on the plan ELKHART, Indiana (Mennonite Church USA)—In May, when Vern Rempel ended a long-term pastoral assignment to found Beloved Community: A Mennonite Congregation in Littleton, Colorado, he was able to bring his Corinthian Plan health coverage with him. The new church plant, which […]

Our family’s ride toward health

Ingrid Friesen Moser, MA, RD has degrees in both Christian Formation (AMBS) and Nutrition (Goshen College) and worked in the fields of dietetics and wellness for over 20 years. She is the author of Body Talk: Speaking the Words of Health (Living Stewardship Series, Herald Press 2007) and has been the wellness consultant for The […]

Participation in Corinthian Plan remains steady despite Affordable Care Act

ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—Congregational participation in The Corinthian Plan (TCP), a Mennonite Church USA-sponsored health coverage and benefits program based on mutual care practices, continues to be stable as the plan begins its sixth year on Jan. 1, 2015. “We’ve seen congregations continue to make the decision to remain a part of The Corinthian […]

Corinthian Plan renewals strong for 2014

By Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Everence)—The Church Benefits Board that oversees The Corinthian Plan met at the end of March. According to Keith Harder, outgoing director, and Duncan Smith, incoming director, the plan continues to be in a stable, financially strong position. Twenty congregations did not renew their coverage for 2014, and […]

Directors transition at The Corinthian Plan

Church benefits plan continues to be stable in its fourth year By Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Everence)—Keith Harder of Hillsboro, Kan., retired March 31 from his position as director of The Corinthian Plan (TCP), a Mennonite Church USA-sponsored health coverage and benefits program based on mutual care practices. Duncan Smith of Beaverton, […]

It’s working!

The Corinthian Plan begins third year of health coverage for pastors and church workers (Español) By Cindy Snider (Mennonite Church USA)—When congregations renew their enrollment this fall in The Corinthian Plan, they will be included in a success story that leaders had hoped, prayed and worked for when the Mennonite Church USA-sponsored health coverage plan […]