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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

6.26. 2020 Posted By: Ben Tapper

Here are five things worth paying attention to this month. I recommend selecting one or two and jumping in over the next week. 1. Confederate statues are coming down and, if you look closely, you’ll see Mennonite pastor Melissa Florer-Bixler dancing in celebration. 2. What does it mean to center transformative justice right now? This […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

6.19. 2020 Posted By: David and Leann Augsburger

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives. 1. The Lectionary for June 14 (Gen. 18:1-15; 21:1-7) opened a rich discussion of Sarah, Abraham and Isaac and how laughter, doubt, and faith come together […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

6.12. 2020 Posted By: Joanne Gallardo

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives. 1. Support black-owned businesses and businesses run by people of color If you want to be a good ally, part of that is putting your money […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

5.29. 2020 Posted By: Gordon Houser

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives. 1. Contagious action: The climate crisis is already so dire that it invites despair of any effort having an effect. Yet, as Samuel Johnson said, “To […]

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¡Bienvenido y bienvenida a Meno Acontecer de mayo, 2020!

5.28. 2020 Posted By: The Mennonite

Suscríbase gratis en: menoacontecer@themennonite.org Para leer más historias de Meno Acontecer, visite https://themennonite.org/the-latest/spanishes/ La asistencia a los servicios de adoración virtual vía Zoom, Facebook Live and YouTube ha sobrepasado a la asistencia física.  ¿Qué haremos en el futuro para aumentar la participación en los programas de la iglesia? Algunos pastores y lideres están preocupados que sus […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

5.22. 2020 Posted By: Ben Tapper

Here are five things worth paying attention to this month. I recommend selecting one or two and jumping in over the next week. 1. Looking for thoughtful articles about ministry? Look no further than Shepherd Heart. 2. Here is yet another ongoing battle raging that is influenced by COVID-19 — tenants across the country planning […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

5.15. 2020 Posted By: David and Leann Augsburger

Here are five things worth paying attention to this week. These are designed to expose you to a perspective you may not normally come across in your daily lives. 1. Psychic numbness affects us all during the stress of this pandemic, and the telling sign that frostbite has reached the soul is the loss of […]

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