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ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—Participants in the annual meeting of youth workers from across Mennonite Church USA—Youth Ministry Council (YMC) 2015—will wrestle with racism and how to approach the topic with youth today. “Connecting Our Stories: Imagining Our Future,” is the ...
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (Circle of Protection/Mennonite Church USA)– As President Obama prepares to present his plan for his final two years in office in the annual State of the Union address next week, a group of Christian leaders is already looking ahead to what the next president may do to ...
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Alan and Debra Hirsch, currently of Los Angeles, will offer several presentations on church planting and building missional movements.
ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—Although it’s still more than five months away, Mennonite Church USA’s 2015 biennial convention is taking shape. Registration opens Jan. 15 for the June 30–July 5 event in Kansas City, Mo. Hotel registration opens March 3. Convention planners are ...
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Dr. Conrad Kanagy
[Español] ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—The Mennonite Church USA Executive Board (EB) is releasing reports written by Dr. Conrad Kanagy, professor of sociology at Elizabethtown (Pa.) College, highlighting findings from a recent survey of credentialed leaders commissioned by the board. ...
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December 8, 2014 Senior leaders of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, the African Methodist Episcopal Church and the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church invite all Christians in the USA to show their solidarity by wearing black on Sunday, Dec. 14. Dear Members of The Christian ...
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Blurb: A new Sunday school curriculum suggests methods of engagement between pacifists and veterans. By Ed Nyce AKRON, Pa. (Mennonite Central Committee/Mennonite Church USA/Mennonite Mission Network)—A newly released Sunday school curriculum invites pacifists and veterans to walk with one ...
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Nigerian Brethren church headquarters overrun by Islamist insurgents Note: We have received a request from the Church of the Brethren, one of our sister denominations and a historic peace church, to share this information about the crisis in Nigeria with Mennonite Church USA ...
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Chantelle Todman Moore (Philadelphia program coordinator, MCC East Coast), Freeman Miller (retired bishop, Philadelphia District of the Lancaster Mennonite Conference of Mennonite Church USA) and Glen Alexander Guyton (chief operating officer, Mennonite Church USA) pray together for peace in their cities at the Urban Anabaptist Ministry Symposium co-sponsored by MCC East Coast and Mennonite Church USA. (MCC photo/Rachel Sommer)
By Rachel Sommer for Mennonite Church USA and  Mennonite Central Committee East Coast PHILADELPHIA—In a letter to Jerusalem’s exiled leaders, the prophet Jeremiah called on them to work for the welfare of Babylon, the city to which they had been deported. “Seek the peace and prosperity ...
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Pastor Michael Derstine (Plains Mennonite) and Mark Fly (TCP Area Rep) 2014-07-06
ELKHART, Ind. (Mennonite Church USA)—Congregational participation in The Corinthian Plan (TCP), a Mennonite Church USA-sponsored health coverage and benefits program based on mutual care practices, continues to be stable as the plan begins its sixth year on Jan. 1, 2015. “We’ve seen ...
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Gingerich Longenecker encourages renewed commitment to study of Scripture [Español] SCHILLER PARK, Ill. (Mennonite Church USA)—Jewel Gingerich Longenecker, associate dean for leadership education at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS) in Elkhart, Ind., shared from her doctoral ...
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