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Christena Cleveland
This post was originally published by Christena Cleveland on her blog, August 17, 2014. It reflects on the situation in Ferguson and responses to injustice by those who are oppressed. Last week two Mennonite pastors from St. Louis wrote a call to prayer for Ferguson which was shared on this ...
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SamandJesse
This call to prayer comes from Pastor Jesse Dunigans and Pastor Samuel Voth Schrag. Pastor Jesse is the minister at Bethesda Mennonite Church in St. Louis, Mo., and Pastor Samuel is minister at St. Louis Mennonite Fellowship.  If you would like to signal your support and your commitment to ...
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MennoNerds
This post was shared originally on the MennoNerds website. According to their website, “The primary qualifier for a MennoNerd is that we write or talk or think about theology or other Christian issues from an Anabaptist perspective. Some write blog articles nearly every day. Others blog ...
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Luke Hartman
Luke A. Hartman is Vice President for Enrollment at Eastern Mennonite University (Harrisonburg, Va.), and a member of the Communities of Hope Team for Mennonite Church USA. In August 2012 he presented a paper at the Mennonite Higher Education Faculty Conference titled, Why ‘diversity’ is ...
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Luke Hartman
Luke A. Hartman is Vice President for Enrollment at Eastern Mennonite University (Harrisonburg, Va.), and a member of the Communities of Hope Team for Mennonite Church USA. In August 2012 he presented a paper at the Mennonite Higher Education Faculty Conference titled, Why ‘diversity’ is ...
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VincentHarding_GoshenCollege2005
By Joanna Shenk Last evening I received a phone call from Aljosie Harding to tell me of the passing her beloved spouse Vincent Harding. Soon after, this note came from Dr. Harding’s niece, Gloria Smith. Dear Beloved Community, At 5:11pm this evening [May 19], with the spirit of many ...
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Luke Hartman
Luke A. Hartman is Vice President for Enrollment at Eastern Mennonite University (Harrisonburg, Va.), and a member of the Communities of Hope Team for Mennonite Church USA. In August 2012 he presented a paper at the Mennonite Higher Education Faculty Conference titled, Why ‘diversity’ is ...
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By Joanna Shenk At the end of November we shared a reflection from Drew Hart on this blog. He wrote about Luke 7:36-50 and the death of Renisha McBride in Detroit, Michigan on November 2, 2013. With articulate and moving words he challenged readers to see Ms. McBride as the child of God that she...
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Iris de León-Hartshorn, director of transformative peacemaking for Mennonite Church USA
[This sermon was orginally shared at The Femonite on August 1, 2013, a blog facilitated by Hannah Heinzekehr.] Today we have a guest post from one of my co-workers, Iris de Leon-Hartshorn. Iris  was born in Laredo, Texas and raised in Port Hueneme, California in a very diverse environment. ...
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