Developing leadership strengths in an Anabaptist context

(Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Education Agency/MHS) – Each fall, a different group of leaders gather at Laurelville Mennonite Church Center to start a new term of the Values-Based Leadership Program (VBLP). The program provides resources, relationship building and reflection on leadership development through an Anabaptist lens. Currently, the 2017-2018 program year is between sessions. In October, […]

Mennonite Church USA Elkhart offices dedicated

ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—The new building for Mennonite Church USA’s Elkhart offices was dedicated Saturday afternoon, April 14, with around 325 people in attendance. The building is located at 3145 Benham Avenue, adjacent to the campus of Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS). Among those present at the dedication service at the AMBS Chapel of […]

Events mark reconciliation among Lutherans and Mennonites

By Mary E. Klassen ELKHART, Ind. (Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary and Mennonite Church USA)—A river birch tree with three trunks but one root system, standing in front of the Mennonite offices in Elkhart, Ind., became a mark of reconciliation among Lutherans and Mennonites at a dedication service on April 10. At the service, André Gingerich […]

Event celebrates Lutheran-Mennonite dialogue

Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary/Mennonite Church USA By Mary E. Klassen ELKHART, Ind. (AMBS and Mennonite Church USA)—A Lutheran-Mennonite day of conversation is planned for April 10, with Dr. Kathryn L. Johnson as a guest presenter for Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary and Mennonite Church USA. At 11:45 a.m., Johnson will preach on “The Resurrection” in the […]

An interview with Janet Elaine Rasmussen

Mennonite Church USA This piece first appeared in the January 2012 issue of Equipping, a resource packet for equipping Mennonite Church USA pastors and leaders. An interview with Janet Elaine Rasmussen From college president to Mennonite pastor Conducted by Joanna Shenk Tell me a little bit about your professional work before your studies at AMBS. […]

Mennonite Church USA Elkhart office building opens

Lea este artículo en español: http://mennoniteusa.org/2012/02/13/se-abren-las-oficinas-de-la-iglesia-menonita-de-ee-uu-en-elkhart/ Mennonite Church USA Mennonite Church USA Elkhart office building opens By Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind.—The new Elkhart office building of Mennonite Church USA is now open for business. Employees began moving into the building at 3145 Benham Avenue, adjacent to the campus of Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS), […]

Se abren las oficinas de la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. en Elkhart

Read this article in English: http://mennoniteusa.org/2012/02/13/mennonite-church-usa-elkhart-office-building-opens/ Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. Se abren las oficinas de la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. en Elkhart Por Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind.—Las nuevas instalaciones de la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. ya están listas. El personal inició la mudanza al edificio localizado en la 3145 de la […]

‘Seguir la nube’, un paso a la vez

Read this article in English: http://mennoniteusa.org/2012/02/10/following-the-cloud-one-step-at-a-time/ Iglesia Menonita de EE.UU. / Red Menonita de Misión ‘Seguir la nube’, un paso a la vez La Comunidad Menonita Grace, una iglesia plantada en el noreste de Texas, celebra sus seis meses de vida. Por Annette Brill Bergstresser Karen y Steve Mascho, de Gladewater, Texas, tuvieron su primer […]

‘Following the cloud,’ one step at a time

Lea este artículo en español: http://mennoniteusa.org/2012/02/13/seguir-la-nube-un-paso-a-la-vez/ Mennonite Church USA / Mennonite Mission Network ‘Following the cloud,’ one step at a time Grace Mennonite Fellowship, a northeastern Texas church plant, celebrates six months of existence. By Annette Brill Bergstresser When Karen and Steve Mascho of Gladewater, Texas, first encountered Mennonites in April 2010, they never imagined […]