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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 (Goshen College/Mennonite Church USA)—An online digital library containing nearly 250 unpublished, informally published and popular works by theologian John Howard Yoder is now available for scholars and students around the world.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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Church benefits plan continues to be stable in its fourth year By Annette Brill Bergstresser ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA/Everence)—Keith Harder of Hillsboro, Kan., retired March 31 from his position as director of The Corinthian Plan (TCP), a Mennonite Church USA-sponsored health ...
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Marty Lehman
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 ...
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