#WeAreMenno: A new Mennonite communion liturgy addresses concerns of sexual abuse survivors

By Janie Beck Kreider (Mennonite Church USA)—For the past two years, a small group of Mennonite leaders has been gathering to reimagine the way Mennonite Church USA congregations practice communion based on the experiences and perspectives of victims of sexual abuse. This group grew out of a final project that Hilary Scarsella completed in 2012 […]

Anabaptist-Mennonites form their own SNAP chapter

submitted by Barbra Graber, SNAP-Menno The seeds of this Mennonite movement began with Dr. Ruth E. Krall, emeritus professor of nursing, religion, and psychology and former peace studies program director at Goshen College. She was first introduced to Catholic activists when she heard Dominican priest Father Thomas Doyle speak in 2006 about the connection between […]

El proyecto de mujeres en liderazgo toma impulso

Subgrupos centrados en mentoría, monólogos, recursos de capacitación, deshaciendo el sexismo [English] Elkhart, Indiana (Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU.)—El Proyecto de Mujeres en Liderazgo de la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. (WLP por su sigla en inglés), cuyo objetivo es enfocarse en los obstáculos sistémicos que impiden que las mujeres se conviertan en líderes de […]

Women in Leadership Project gathers momentum

Subgroups focusing on mentoring, monologues, empowering resources, undoing sexism [Español] ELKHART, Indiana (Mennonite Church USA)—Mennonite Church USA’s Women in Leadership Project (WLP), whose goal is to address the systemic obstacles that stand in the way of women becoming church leaders, continues to generate interest and gather support from across the country. “We are blessed to […]