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Friday round-up: Six things worth talking about today

9.22. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

David and Leann Augsburger are two semi-retired people who co-lead a home base church (Peace Mennonite Church, Claremont, California) and volunteer to welcome, care and connect people in the San Gabriel valley. This week we keep coming back to conversations about: 1. Abide With Me, Elizabeth Strout, 2006. Sometimes Leann comes home from book club and […]

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Faith online: Cultivating healthy habits

9.21. 2017 Posted By: Hannah Heinzekehr

Hannah Heinzkehr is the Executive Director for The Mennonite, Inc. She lives in Goshen, Indiana, with her husband, Justin, and two kids. This post originally appeared on the Menno Snapshots blog for Mennonite Church USA. Facebook first became a phenomenon when I was a college student studying abroad during my junior year at Bluffton University. I […]

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Tammy Alexander and Saulo Padilla on the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program

9.5. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

On Sept. 5, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program will be terminated in six months. As of Sept. 5, no new DACA applications will be processed, and individuals seeking renewals to their work permits will need to apply by Oct. 5. This program has provided work permits […]

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¡Bienvenidos a Meno Acontecer de agosto, 2017!

8.30. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

Marco Guete es el editor de Meno Acontecer. Suscríbase gratis en: menoacontecer@themennonite.org Encuentre los números anteriores en: https://themennonite.org/spanish/menoacontecerarchivos/ Versión para imprimir: Meno Acontecer PDF   El faraón odiaba a los hebreos, el Ku Klux Klan, los neonazis y supremacistas blancos odian a los que no son de raza blanca en E.U. “el cual dijo á su pueblo: He […]

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Mennos dancing with the stars

8.21. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

Ruth Harder is Pastor of Rainbow Mennonite Church, Kansas City, Kansas. Joanna Harader is Pastor of Peace Mennonite Fellowship, Lawrence, Kansas. Artwork by Jess Graber. Rosi Penner Kaufman provided musical score assistance.  “I can’t tell if Menno Simons (pictured above) is excited about Monday’s solar eclipse or disappointed in our sketch of him. Or maybe he […]

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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

8.18. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

David and Leann Augsburger are two semi-retired people who co-lead a home base church (Peace Mennonite Church, Claremont, California) and volunteer to welcome, care and connect people in the San Gabriel valley.  Here are some of the most quoted, most shared and most remembered of this week’s items: 1. Alternative Christianity. An Aug. 11 op-ed in […]

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Purple

8.17. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

Claudia May is the Director of Reconciliation Studies and an Associate Professor of Reconciliation Studies at Bethel University, St. Paul, Minnesota. She is also a spiritual director. She is a regular contributor to Patheos and the author of Jesus is Enough: Love, Hope, and Comfort in the Storms of Life. Dr. May is a passionate […]

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