Inventory shows 85 new congregations in the last five years

Area conferences support birth of new faith communities across Mennonite Church USA [Español] By Ryan Miller ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network)—In recent years, examinations of Mennonite Church USA demographics have focused on declining membership. But a recent list offers a new perspective. A “snapshot” inventory compiled in March 2013 by Mennonite Church USA […]

El plan de cobertura de salud ayuda a los menonitas a practicar el cuidado mutuo

Quince iglesias recién plantadas reciben un subsidio procedente del fondo para el balance justo [English version] Por Laurie Oswald Robinson NEWTON, Kansas (Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU.)—Cuando Jerry y Lori Acosta de Mathias, Texas, vinieron a Wichita, Kan., en agosto para ayudar con la plantación de la iglesia hispana, Manos de Cristo, ellos carecían de […]

Health coverage plan helps Mennonites to practice mutual care

Fifteen church plants receive a subsidy from the fair balance fund [Versión en español] By Laurie Oswald Robinson Mennonite Church USA—When Jerry and Lori Acosta of Mathias, Texas, came to Wichita, Kan., in August to help launch a Hispanic church plant, Manos de Cristo (Hands of Christ), they did not have health insurance for themselves […]