Council calls for churches’ commitment to peace

By Wil LaVeist ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network)—Churches can lead communities in resolving conflicts by launching a “pilgrimage of justice and peace,” says the World Council of Churches. This invitation for member churches to journey together in seeking God’s peace was the heart of the closing message of the organization’s 10th annual assembly […]

Mennonite urban ministry work advances

(Versión en español) By Andrew Clouse ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Mission Network/Mennonite Church USA)—At the Urban Leaders Summit in November 2010, Stanley W. Green, Mennonite Mission Network’s executive director, said the summit—the first of its kind for Mennonite Church USA—was “critical” for shaping the future of Anabaptist urban ministry in the United States. Since then, Anabaptist ministers in […]