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Doctrine of Discovery Series: Walking Culture

Sarah Augustine is the co-director of Suriname Indigenous Health Fund, a private international charity, and Professor of Sociology at Heritage University where she is also the Director of Student Spirituality. Over the next several months she’ll be writing a special blog series on the Doctrine of Discovery.   I live among the Yakama people in Central Washington State, […]

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#WeAreMenno: Midwives of Justice

Elena Serna-Wallender grew up in Texas and attended San Antonio Mennonite Church throughout college, and for several years after. She worked for an environmental coalition and for Big Brothers Big Sisters in San Antonio before moving to New Jersey for grad school. Elena earned a master’s degree in Public Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School […]

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A continued call to action: justice for the undocumented

Iris De León-Hartshorn is the director of transformative peacemaking for Mennonite Church USA. Like many of you I was saddened to hear about the deportation of Max Villatoro, but not surprised. In the 1920s, there was an increase of Mexicans migrating to California and other parts of the southwest United States. In 1930, when the […]

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Stewardship is … being committed to mutual aid (part 2)

Beryl Jantzi is Stewardship Education Director for Everence. Over the next few months, Beryl will be exploring our historic roots and current commitment to mutual aid as Christians using “Meditations on Christian Mutual Aid” by J.Winfield Fretz. Mutual aid is an essential truth of the Christian faith. Throughout scripture we see the language of family being used […]

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Race in the Parking Lot

Sue Park-Hur is a Korean-American mom of a high schooler, middle schooler, and a transitional kindergartener.  Between the pick-ups and the drop-offs, orchestra concerts, and basketball games, she with her husband Hyun, co-pastor at Mountain View Mennonite Church in Upland, California .  Sue and Hyun also co-direct ReconciliAsian, a peace center in Los Angeles that promotes exploring […]

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Believing the inconceivable

This is the first of three Bible studies by different authors on the key Scripture text for Mennonite Church USA’s next biennial convention, to be held June 30–July 5, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. “On the way/En el camino” is the convention theme, and the Scripture text is Luke 24. By Tonya Keim Bartel “If […]

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#WeAreMenno: “I didn’t know my name”

Women Doing Theology workshop inspires pastor to enter film festival fundraiser By Janie Beck Kreider (Mennonite Church USA)—When Margie Mejía-Caraballo of Moline, Ill., chose to attend a slam poetry workshop during Mennonite Church USA’s Women Doing Theology Conference in February 2014 in Leesburg, Va., she didn’t know the experience would lead her to produce her […]

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#WeAreMenno: Peace Farm: A new experiment in Christian discipleship

By Janie Beck Kreider (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network/Goshen College)—Peace Farm, a new voluntary service program born out of a collaborative effort between Quakers and Mennonites in Bally, Pa., will begin its inaugural season in May 2015. This six-month apprenticeship brings together the practical work of farming and an exploration of connections between peace, food […]

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Students hope for real cultural exchange

By Wil LaVeist Fort Myers, Fla. (Mennonite Mission Network/Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Education Agency)—Being a minority has its privileges, for a change. This was the feeling among many young adults from Mennonite colleges and universities who attended Hope for the Future IV, Jan. 23-24, 2015, at Iglesia Menonita Arca de Salvación in Fort Myers, Fla. For the first time, […]

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#SomosMeno: Se publica el material para el discipulado Empezar de nuevo

[English] La serie de 16 sesiones está diseñada para fomentar el crecimiento en la fe desde una perspectiva anabautista Por Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Indiana/WINNIPEG, Manitoba—(Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU./Iglesia Menonita de Canadá)—Durante 20 años, Palmer Becker alimentó el sueño de tener un material de discipulado anabautista para grupos pequeños y congregaciones. Hoy ese recurso […]

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En el camino

Bienvenida Se decían el uno al otro: “¿No ardía nuestro corazón mientras conversaba con nosotros en el camino y nos explicaba las Escrituras?” —Lucas 24:32 (NVI) ¡Venga a ver por su cuenta qué es KC2015! La convención es un espacio para la formación de fe, actividades divertidas, comunión y adoración junto a menonitas de todo […]

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#WeAreMenno: Midwives of Justice

Elena Serna-Wallender grew up in Texas and attended San Antonio Mennonite Church throughout college, and for several years after. She worked for an environmental coalition and for Big Brothers Big Sisters in San Antonio before moving to New Jersey for grad school. Elena earned a master’s degree in Public Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School […]

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#WeAreMenno: “I didn’t know my name”

Women Doing Theology workshop inspires pastor to enter film festival fundraiser By Janie Beck Kreider (Mennonite Church USA)—When Margie Mejía-Caraballo of Moline, Ill., chose to attend a slam poetry workshop during Mennonite Church USA’s Women Doing Theology Conference in February 2014 in Leesburg, Va., she didn’t know the experience would lead her to produce her […]

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#WeAreMenno: Seeing Differently

Jason Boone is coordinating minister for the Peace and Justice Support Network The first lesson in “Returning Veterans, Returning Hope: Seeking Peace Together”, a six-week Sunday School curriculum focused on returning veterans and how the church can play a part in their healing journeys, is about crossing barriers. The idea is that there are potentially […]

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#WeAreMenno: Circles within Circles; Congregations within Congregations

  Ruth Harder is the pastor at Rainbow Mennonite Church in Kansas City, Kansas. Prior to Rainbow, she was the associate pastor at Bethel College Mennonite in North Newton, Kansas, and before that she was a hospital chaplain as well as the communications coordinator and youth director at LaSalle Street Church, a multi-denominational church in […]

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#WeAreMenno: Peace Farm: A new experiment in Christian discipleship

By Janie Beck Kreider (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network/Goshen College)—Peace Farm, a new voluntary service program born out of a collaborative effort between Quakers and Mennonites in Bally, Pa., will begin its inaugural season in May 2015. This six-month apprenticeship brings together the practical work of farming and an exploration of connections between peace, food […]

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