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August 2020 Call for Submissions: Why I am an Anabaptist

6.1. 2020 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Mennonite, Inc., invites your original submissions for our August 2020 print magazine issue and corresponding online content focusing on Why I am an Anabaptist. Description of the theme: The name “Anabaptist” (literally “baptized again”) comes from a movement that emerged in 16th-century Europe. Today, some 2 million Christians around the world identify as Anabaptists. […]

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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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May recipe: Roasted asparagus with lemon

5.26. 2020 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

We started our weekend bundling our plants to protect them from frost. Too cold to grill, we roasted up a big mess of asparagus with a little lemon for a simple spring lunch. This week things are warming up and spring is fast becoming more truth than fiction. Yield: Serves two for a light lunch Ingredients: 1 […]

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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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Friday roundup: Five things worth paying attention to this week

5.8. 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. “How are you doing?” Are you tired of asking this question? Me too. It sounds rather trite given today’s circumstances. If you’re looking for something […]

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