Author Archives: moravian

Stewardship Resources (NP)

The Stewardship Center has an array of resources and materials for your use. Workshops and training sessions are each created with a distinct Moravian feel…consistent with our unique theology and practice of the Christian faith!

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Stewardship Leaders (NP)

The Northern Province hosts two Stewardship Commissions, one for the Eastern District and one for the Western District. Contact the leaders on this page for more information or assistance with your stewardship questions.

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Youth, Young Adults and Money (NP)

Helping children understand money, how it works and how to use it in ways consistent with the Bible is a central part of teaching stewardship.  Here are several guides which can help you get your kids off to a good start.

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District Developments

January 2015 The Newsletter of the Eastern District Moravian Church  David E. Bennett, President They Are Getting Closer! I continually get inquiries regarding the development of the relocation and new ministry of Lancaster Moravian Church. With the new year now upon us, I am therefore happy to report that the church offices of The Moravian […]

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NP – 2014 Northern Province Synod: Bringing Moravians together to lead for the future

012014npsynodintroEvery four years, Moravians from each North American Province gather to “do the business of the church”—to decide, legislate, make policy, discuss doctrine and chart the way forward for the next four years.

This coming June, more than 250 delegates from across the Northern Province will meet in Bethlehem, Pa. to “covenant with hand and heart” about church practice, Provincial structure and ministries, budgets, health care, new programs and more.

The 2014 Synod of the Moravian Church in America, Northern Province, will be held June 19-23 at Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pa.

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The Moravian Magazine April 2013

Open publication – Free publishing – More full communion   On the cover: Events around the North American Moravian Church; photos by Mike Riess

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Moravian Magazine, March 2012

Open publication – Free publishing – More star mountain On the cover: Teachers work with disabled children at Star Mountain in Ramallah, West Bank. Photo by Bill Ray.  

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Moravian Magazine March 2013

Open publication – Free publishing   On the cover: An image for Lent. Read more about this month’s cover photo by reading “Ponderings.” Photo by Mike Riess. Official Provincial Elders’ News for March 2013   Read more… Ponderings: A cover for Lent For each issue of The Moravian, I endeavor to come up with a […]

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Moravian Magazine November 2012

Open publication – Free publishing – More daily texts   On the cover: Tom Abbott of Friedberg Moravian plays during the opening of the Moravian Festival in Winston-Salem on Sept. 8.  Photo by Mike Riess. Obituaries: Knight, Fry Mrs. Edna Marie Knight Sister Edna M. Knight died at West Palm Beach, Florida, September 5, 2012 […]

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Moravian Magazine, October 2012

Open publication – Free publishing – More bethabara   On the cover: A chilly sunrise heralds the beginning of Fall. Photo by Mike Riess

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Moravian Magazine, September 2012

  Open publication – Free publishing – More moravian     On the cover: Pastors lead the closing worship at the 2012 Eastern District Synod in Bethlehem, Pa.  Photo by Mike Riess.

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The Moravian Magazine, July/August 2012

Open publication – Free publishing On the cover: The Rev. Dr. Grace Ji-Sun Kim, associate professor of Doctrinal Theology, leads graduates during commencement ceremonies at Moravian Theological Seminary.  Photo by Colleen Marsh  

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Current Issue

  On the cover: Forsythia flowers herald the coming of Spring to Laurel Ridge. Photo by Mike Riess

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Moravian Magazine May 2013

  Open publication – Free publishing – More camp hope   On the cover: Laurel Ridge Senior High Campers make the most of a rainy day. Photo by Lynn Davis.

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The Observance of the Lord’s Supper

The Moravian Church has repeatedly affirmed the position that it is neither possible to define the exact relationship of the elements used to the presence of our Lord’s body and blood, nor profitable to do so. We affirm that Christ is present in the sacrament and meets us there, but we do not define precisely […]

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An introduction to the Daily Texts

Imagine sharing the same devotional with 1.5 million believers in more than 50 languages around the globe. The Moravian Daily Texts has been living this ecumenical dream for many years!First published in 1731 in Saxony, this little book grew out of a spiritual renewal of the Moravian Church (Unitas Fratrum) that dates back to Aug. 13, […]

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Weekly Moravian Message

Weekly Moravian Message, April 13, 2014 Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014 Unexpected Jesus “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” But we live in cultures that place value on appearances. We want leaders who project an image of strength, sophistication, composure, and decisiveness. We don’t want someone who looks like a pushover. We have stylists that […]

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Congregation Finder

Moravian Church in North America congregations can be found in 13 U.S. states and two Canadian provinces. To find a congregation near you, simply enter your Postal/ZIP code and select how far you want your search to go (if you don’t find a congregation on the first try, increase the search radius). You can also […]

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Moravian Get Response Test Thursday

Thursday Apr 16th,  2:05— Psalm 49:13-20 Leviticus 9:12-10:20; Mark 3:13-19 All look to you to give them their food in due season; when you give to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are filled with good things. Psalm 104:27-28 God has not left himself without a witness in doing good—giving […]

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Thursday April 17th

Thursday April 17th  — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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Moravian Wednesday Get Response Test

Wednesday Apr 15th,  2:05— Psalm 49:13-20 Leviticus 9:12-10:20; Mark 3:13-19 All look to you to give them their food in due season; when you give to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are filled with good things. Psalm 104:27-28 God has not left himself without a witness in doing good—giving […]

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Wednesday April 16th

Wednesday April 16th  — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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Moravian Get Response Test 4:05

Tuesday, April 15 4:05— Psalm 49:13-20 Leviticus 9:12-10:20; Mark 3:13-19 All look to you to give them their food in due season; when you give to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are filled with good things. Psalm 104:27-28 God has not left himself without a witness in doing good—giving […]

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Moravian Get Response Test 3:38

Tuesday, April 15 3:38 — Psalm 49:13-20 Leviticus 9:12-10:20; Mark 3:13-19 All look to you to give them their food in due season; when you give to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are filled with good things. Psalm 104:27-28 God has not left himself without a witness in doing […]

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Tuesday Apr 15

Tuesday April 15th  — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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Monday Apr 14

Monday April 14th — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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April 13th

Sunday, April 13 — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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April 12th

Saturday, April 12 — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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April 11th Friday Test

 Friday, April 11 — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord Jesus, thank you for your ministry […]

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April 11th 1:15 PM Test

This is a test at 1:15PM Friday, April 11 — Psalm 47 Leviticus 6:14-7:21; Mark 2:1-12   As the Lord lives, whatever my God says, that I will speak. 2 Chronicles 18:13   Christ says, “I seek to do not my own will but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30   Lord […]

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