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MC USA and Church of God held second ecumenical dialogue in Elkhart

Members of Mennonite Church USA and the Church of God met in Elkhart, Indiana for their second ecumenical dialogue on Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2018. Through presenting and discussing papers, worship, and fellowship, the team members pursued a mutual understanding of each other’s history and theology, sought greater common witness to the gospel and considered concrete […]

Inside the Church of God (Tennessee) – Mennonite Church USA dialogue

Gayle Gerber Koontz is professor emerita of Theology and Ethics at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS) where she taught for more than 30 years. She was part of the Mennonite Church USA-Evangelical Lutheran Church of America conversations from 2002-2004 and has been the Mennonite Church USA representation to U.S. Faith and Order interchurch theological work […]

Mennonites, Church of God continue to build relationship

(Mennonite Church USA)—Since 2005, Mennonite Church USA has been cultivating a relationship with the Church of God, a Pentecostal denomination based in Cleveland, Tenn. After several years of conversations between scholars and pastors, senior leaders from both churches are now engaged in conversation and relationship. Last year, Ervin Stutzman, executive director of Mennonite Church USA, and Virgil […]