Community of Sisters for the Journey / Una Comunidad de Hermanas en el Camino

Over the next few months we’ve invited folks from across Mennonite Church USA to reflect on our Journey Forward and consider how they’ve seen Renewed Commitments at work in their lives, their congregation or community. If you’d like to contribute to this series by highlighting stories that bring our shared values to life, email JenniferC@MennoniteUSA.org.  Marta Castillo is a leadership minister […]

#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 […]

Meghan Good to address Mennonite Women at biennial retreats

Mennonite Women USA/Laurelville Mennonite Church Center Meghan Good to address Mennonite Women at biennial retreats Pastor will explore Hosea narrative at Laurelville & CrossWind gatherings MOUNT PLEASANT, Pa., and HESSTON, Kan.—Pastor Meghan Good of Albany (Ore.) Mennonite Church will explore the Old Testament book of Hosea during two Women in Conversation events, set for April […]

Sister Care Expands to Member Care in Portland

Mennonite Women USA Sister Care Expands to Member Care in Portland Men join women for seminar By Joan Kropf Some came because their wives wanted them to, others because they are in leadership positions and their congregations encouraged them to. But the underlying reason men participated in a Member Care seminar for the first time […]