MC USA celebrates historic installation of Glen Guyton, first African American ED

GOSHEN, Indiana (Mennonite Church USA) — Glen Guyton was installed as executive director (ED) of Mennonite Church USA on Aug. 18, 2018 at College Mennonite Church, Goshen, Indiana. The service celebrated the beginning of his tenure as ED, which began May 1.   Guyton is the first African American to serve as executive director of […]

Mennonite Church USA to hold installation for Glen Guyton

(Mennonite Church USA) — Glen Guyton’s installation as the new executive director of Mennonite Church USA will celebrate the beginning of his tenure in this position, which began May 1, 2018. “It feels like we are entering a new era for our denomination,” said Marty Lehman, pastor at College Mennonite Church (Goshen, Indiana) and member […]

Glen Guyton’s installation as MC USA executive director to take place in August

  (Mennonite Church USA) — An installation for Glen Guyton as the incoming executive director of Mennonite Church USA (MC USA) will take place on Saturday, August 18, 2018, 2-4 p.m. at College Mennonite Church in Goshen, Indiana. All are invited to attend. “The installation of Glen will be historic,” said Iris de León-Hartshorn, planning […]

#WeAreMenno: On love, journey and shoes

Marty Lehman is the administrative pastor at College Mennonite Church, a large congregation located on the Goshen College campus. Previously she served in administrative roles at various Mennonite organizations; most recently as the associate executive director for Mennonite Church USA Executive Board. She and her husband, Rex Hooley, live in Goshen, Indiana. What does it […]

Executive Board staff bids Lehman farewell

Responsibilities reallocated among EB staff members; Randall Miller hired ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—After almost 10 years of service, Marty Lehman of Goshen, Ind., concluded her work with Mennonite Church USA’s Executive Board (EB) staff on March 31, 2014. In her role as associate executive director for churchwide operations, Lehman tended the churchwide priority of […]

Lehman resigns from role with Mennonite Church USA

By Everett J. Thomas This article is re-released by permission of The Mennonite. ELKHART, Ind.—Marty Lehman, staff person for the Mennonite Church USA Executive Board, announced her resignation on Dec. 4. Her final date in this role may be as late as December 2014. She has been serving as associate executive director for churchwide operations […]

Marty Lehman: Está invitado al banquete del Plan con Propósito

[English] Tenemos un banquete de recaudación de fondos en la convención. Esto es algo nuevo. Cuando pensamos acerca de asistir a la Convención de la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU. no solemos pensar en eventos de recaudación de fondos. Pensamos en las sesiones de delegados, decisiones de la denominación, talleres, reconectar con amigos, adoración, proyectos […]

Everence oversees Church Extension Services program

Everence Everence oversees Church Extension Services program First steps taken to strengthen and expand lending to emerging congregations GOSHEN, Ind.—Everence is now providing support and supervision for Mennonite Church USA’s 53-year-old facilities loan program for urban, Racial/Ethnic and new immigrant congregations. Established by the General Conference Mennonite Church in 1958, Church Extension Services provides much-needed […]