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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Mennonite Church USA)—Mennonite Church USA’s Executive Board (EB) met Sept. 25–27 in Kansas City, Mo., focusing on questions of denominational structure, data from a survey of credentialed leaders, and various other topics in preparation for next summer’s Delegate ...
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DaVonne Harris, left, and Michelle Armster present at the Hope for the Future III conference in January 2014. (Photo by Carol Roth)
A joint press release of Everence, Mennonite Church USA, Mennonite Education Agency, and Mennonite Mission Network. By Sara Alvarez ELKHART, Ind.—In the fourth year of the Hope for the Future conference, leaders interested in advancing multicultural leadership within Mennonite Church USA will ...
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By Jenn Carreto (Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Central Committee East Coast)—Urban leaders and ministry experts will meet in Philadelphia Oct. 2-4, 2014, for the Urban Anabaptist Ministry Symposium. Beyond Ideas: Practical Ministry That Works will be the theme of the event, which will take ...
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Cassopolis, Mich. (Camp Friedenswald)—Central District Conference invites women of all races and faith expressions to their annual women’s retreat at Camp Friedenswald, Cassopolis, Mich., Sept. 12–14, 2014. “Black Mennonite Women Rock” will celebrate Anabaptist-Mennonite faith through ...
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GOSHEN, Ind. (Goshen College/Mennonite Church USA)—An online digital library containing nearly 250 unpublished, informally published and popular works by theologian John Howard Yoder is now available for scholars and students around the world. Visit the John Howard Yoder online library. A ...
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[Español] SCHILLER PARK, Ill. (Mennonite Church USA)—All 18 members of the Executive Board (EB) of Mennonite Church USA met June 26–28 at the Four Points Sheraton O’Hare in Schiller Park, Ill. The board spent the majority of its time together processing eight recommendations for action ...
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  By Mennonite Church USA Communications Team We are pleased to announce that a new Mennonite Church USA website will be launched over the weekend of July 5–6! We’ve designed it in response to feedback from our users (you!), staff and communications consultants. The new site will ...
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The Discernment Group, convened by Mennonite Church USA to address issues related to sexual abuse, has been working hard on multiple fronts. The group met on June 3 in Elkhart, Ind. Carolyn Holderread Heggen, who serves as an advisor to the group, was able to join us for the entire meeting. We ...
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Hilary Scarsella is Transformative Peacemaking and Communication Associate for Mennonite Church USA. She is a 2011 graduate of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary.
Project to build on her contributions ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—Hilary J. Scarsella, co-coordinator of Mennonite Church USA’s Women in Leadership Project (WLP), ended her service as an Executive Board staff member April 30. She has accepted an opportunity to continue her academic ...
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By Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Everence)—The Church Benefits Board that oversees The Corinthian Plan met at the end of March. According to Keith Harder, outgoing director, and Duncan Smith, incoming director, the plan continues to be in a stable, financially ...
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