“What we need is here” is an online series from Mennonite Church USA’s Women in Leadership (WiL).
Liberating the Politics of Jesus: Women’s Wisdom and Experience
Sue Park-Hur, MC USA denominational minister for Transformative Peacemaking, Elizabeth Soto Albrecht, co-editor of Liberating the Politics of Jesus, Regina Shands Stoltzfus and Linda Gehman Peachey, co-writers of the book
By Their Nature: The Interlocking Way of Oppression and Liberation
Shannon Dycus, member of the WiL steering committee and dean of students at Eastern Mennonite University, and AnaYelsi Velasco-Sanchez, an IndoLatinx mujerista working to create and agitate her way through the Latin diaspora. She is an educator, consultant, writer and artist working to assist people in building an interlocking framework for justice.
Anti-Patriarchy: Navigating the Church
Melissa Florer-Bixler, member of the WiL steering committee and pastor of Raleigh Mennonite Church in North Carolina and Iris de León-Hartshorn, MC USA associate executive director for Operations and a respected elder in the Mennonite church.
Worship, encouragement and a word of hope
The final event in the “What We Need is Here” series wase a time of worship, encouragement and a word of hope with Rev. Addie Banks, founder and CEO of the Groundswell Group and elder at Manhattan Mennonite Fellowship.