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September 2018 Call for Submissions: Pilgrimage

6.21. 2018 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Mennonite, Inc., invites your original submissions for our September 2018 print magazine issue and corresponding online content focusing on Pilgrimage. Description of the theme: In the Bible, journey plays a central role. A journey may be defined as traveling long distances or involving dangerous or difficult travel. The Jews wandered in the wilderness on the […]

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July 2018 Call for Submissions: Aging with Dignity

4.25. 2018 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Mennonite, Inc., invites your original submissions for our July 2018 print magazine issue and corresponding online content focusing on Aging with Dignity. Description of the theme: Today, there are more people in the United States who are age 65 and older than at any other time in U.S. history, and this population is projected to […]

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June 2018 Call for Submissions: Costly Discipleship

3.20. 2018 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Mennonite, Inc., welcomes your original submissions for our June 2018 print magazine issue and corresponding online content focusing on Costly Discipleship. When Jesus called people to follow him, he told them to “count the cost” (Luke 14:25-33), and when foretelling his death and resurrection, he told his disciples, “If any want to become my followers, […]

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May 2018 Call for Submissions: Love Across Borders

2.23. 2018 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Mennonite, Inc., welcomes your original submissions for our May 2018 print magazine issue and corresponding online content focusing on Love Across Borders. Borders can be national borders that separate countries as well as economic or cultural borders that keep people apart. In the United States today, government officials are increasingly targeting and deporting undocumented […]

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April 2018 Call for Submissions: Technology and Faith

1.28. 2018 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Mennonite, Inc. welcomes your original submissions and contributions for our April 2018 print magazine issue and corresponding online content focusing on Technology and Faith.   Technology can be understood in a broad sense or in specific ways. For example, we may reflect on how technology affects our commitment to local communities or to the environment. […]

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February editorial: Take up the struggle

2.28. 2017 Posted By: Hannah Heinzekehr

Hannah Heinzekehr is the Executive Director of The Mennonite, Inc. This editorial appeared in the February 2017 issue of The Mennonite magazine, focused on Mennonites, race and faith.  Christianity has had great moments where it could have effected great social change at a quicker rate, but people were afraid.— Reverend Susan K. Smith These words have hovered […]

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Love is comic

8.3. 2016 Posted By: Mennonite Church USA

Alison Brookins is a seminarian at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary where she will soon earn the wildly inaccurate title Master of Divinity. Hailing from Madison, Wisconsin, Alison is spending the summer in the clammy valley of Harrisonburg, Virginia, interning with Ted & Co TheaterWorks. She loves words and science fiction and community organizing and laughing […]

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