Creating a Church Peace Tax Fund: Enabling conscientious objection to war taxes

Harold A. Penner, member of the Akron (Pennsylvania) Mennonite Church, is a religious conscientious objector and a life-long war tax resister. He is the convener of $10.40 for Peace, an affiliate of the National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee and former board treasurer of the National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund. John Stoner lives […]

Mennonites call for deeper allegiance to Jesus in election season

Executive Board invites church to prayer and fasting (Español) By Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network)—Mennonite pastors Mark Schloneger and Kevin Gasser hope they can get 100 churches in all 50 states to join them in a celebration of communion on the evening of Nov. 6—Election Day 2012—“to remember what really […]