Rodger Schmell, representante de la Conferencia de Eastern District, se prepara para una “caída de confianza” a los brazos de otros líderes compañeros del Concilio de Líderes Constituyentes (CLC), que representaban las múltiples perspectivas teológicas presentes en la denominación durante la reunión del CLC en marzo del 2016. Lupe Aguilar, representante de la Conferencia Menonita de South Central, sostiene la escalera. (Foto de Janie Beck Kreider)

CLC se reúne y mira hacia el futuro

Los participantes conversan sobre las relaciones de pacto, las evaluaciones de pares y la revitalización de la iglesia [English] Por Janie Beck Kreider GOSHEN, Indiana (Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU.) — Cerca de 70 líderes denominacionales se reunieron entre el 7 y el 9 de marzo en la Iglesia Menonita de Silverwood, en Goshen, Indiana, […]

Rodger Schmell, representante de la Conferencia de Eastern District, se prepara para una “caída de confianza” a los brazos de otros líderes compañeros del Concilio de Líderes Constituyentes (CLC), que representaban las múltiples perspectivas teológicas presentes en la denominación durante la reunión del CLC en marzo del 2016. Lupe Aguilar, representante de la Conferencia Menonita de South Central, sostiene la escalera. (Foto de Janie Beck Kreider)

CLC meets, looks toward the future

Participants discuss covenant relationships, peer reviews and church revitalization [Español] By Janie Beck Kreider GOSHEN, Indiana (Mennonite Church USA) — Nearly 70 denominational leaders gathered March 7–9 at Silverwood Mennonite Church in Goshen, Indiana, for the second Constituency Leaders Council (CLC) meeting of the 2015–17 biennium. CLC members worked at trust-building as they heard multiple […]

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Enviados 2016: Un encuentro de menonitas que plantan comunidades centradas en Jesús

[English] ELKHART, Indiana (Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU./Red Menonita de Misión) — Más de 100 plantadores de iglesias, líderes y capacitadores menonitas involucrados en sembrar las semillas del reino de Dios en toda la extensión de los Estados Unidos se reunirán en una cumbre nacional sobre plantación de iglesias entre el 31 de marzo y […]

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Sent 2016: A gathering of Mennonites planting Jesus-centered communities

[Español] ELKHART, Indiana (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network) — More than 100 Mennonite church planters, coaches and leaders involved in planting the seeds of God’s reign across the United States will gather for a national church planting summit March 31 – April 2, 2016, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Pastor Karl Bernhard, a church planter with […]

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The Forgotten Ways: A church planting leadership retreat

Mauricio Chenlo is denominational minister for church planting, a shared position of Mennonite Mission Network and Mennonite Church USA. In October 2014, Pastor Hilaire Louis Jean of Church of God, Prince of Peace in Miami, and Andrew Bodden, East Coast Constituency Coordinator for Mennonite Central Committee and Mennonite Mission Network Board member, participated in a […]

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 […]