Hope for the Future V: Intercultural Competence Call to Action

  Following up on the fifth annual Hope for the Future (HFF) gathering, the event’s planning committee sent policy solutions and recommendations to leaders of Mennonite Church USA institutions to recruit, retain, train and educate board and staff members to undo racism and advance intercultural transformation. The “Intercultural Competence Call to Action” was sent April […]

Understanding Conflict in Israel-Palestine

 FAQ | Brief History of Mennonite Involvement | MennoPIN Resources Israel-Palestine Resolution Resolución Israel-Palestina (pospuesta en julio 1 del 2015 para la asamblea de delegados en 2017)   Recommended Resources for further study: New Kairos Study Guide from PC USA, adapted for Mennonites What is Palestine-Israel: Answers to Common Questions, by Sonia K. Weaver (2009) Hebron […]

Being the Body Together

Mennonite Church USA has cultivated relationships with Lutherans, Pentecostals, denominational peace fellowships and other Christians. What are we learning from our interchurch relations that might help us be church together within our own Mennonite community? What practices can help us be church together in times of significant disagreement? Nearly 40 participants engaged these questions at a gathering […]

Justicia inmigratoria

English La declaración revisada sobre inmigración para toda la iglesia contiene cinco acciones recomendadas a cada congregación para los años 2014–2016. Cada acción está ilustrada con un ejemplo de ministerio ya existente en la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. ¿Qué acciones resultan adecuadas en su contexto particular? Mi deseo es que como comunidad de fe […]

Immigration justice

Español Mennonite Church USA’s Churchwide Immigration Statement has been revised after receiving feedback from delegates at Phoenix 2013, the Constituency Leaders Council in October, and congregations in November/December. We invite each congregation to engage in at least one of the five activities below between 2014 and 2016. Each action is illustrated by an example of […]

Hospitalidad radical: responder al tema de la inmigración

Currículo común de seis semanas [English] Descargue Hospitalidad radical: Responder al tema de la inmigración (Una guía de estudios bíblicos)] Cuando termine su estudio de Hospitalidad radical, ¿podría llenar esta evaluación de tres minutos? ¡Gracias! Subtítulos en español Para ver los siguientes videos con subtítulos en español: Haga clic en el botón “Play”. Aparecerá el ícono […]

Hospitalidad radical

Hospitalidad radical: responder al tema de la inmigración Una guía de estudios bíblicos English  La inmigración. ¿Cuáles son los hechos básicos acerca de la inmigración en EE. UU.? ¿Quiénes son los involucrados? ¿Qué tiene la Biblia para decirles a los cristianos sobre la inmigración? ¿Qué rol podrían desempeñar los anabautistas en este desafío tan antiguo? […]

Student Aid for Non-Registrants

This special non-budget fund was established in 1983.  The purpose is to help replace potential government grants and loans lost by students who for reasons of Christian conscience choose not to register with the U.S. Selective Service System.   Guidlines Application

Interchurch Peace Initiatives

Christian Peacemaker Teams Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) arose from a call at Mennonite World Conference in 1984 for Christians to devote the same discipline and self-sacrifice to nonviolent peacemaking that armies devote to war. Initiated by Mennonites, Brethren and Quakers with broad ecumenical participation, CPT’s ministry of Biblically-based and spiritually-centered peacemaking emphasizes creative public witness, […]