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Mennonite Creation Care Network to offer new grants

12.9. 2019 Written By: Mennonite Creation Care Network 365 Times read

Photo: Randall, Ellen and son Connor Stoesz met with Jennifer Schrock of Mennonite Creation Care Network at the Michiana Mennonite Relief Sale. Randall is one of four children of Edgar Stoesz, and an administrator of the Stoesz Family Fund. Photo by Jennifer Schrock. Mennonite Creation Care Network (MCCN) has a new benefit to share called […]

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Bethel College avoids probation, accreditation ‘on notice’

12.9. 2019 Written By: Bethel College 393 Times read

Photo: The Bethel College campus. Photo by Taylor Brown/Bethel College Bethel College in North Newton, Kansas, avoided probation in November when it learned its accrediting body chose instead to put the college “on notice” due to concerns about its financial health and assessment practices. The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) made a ruling of “Accreditation-On Notice” […]

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MennoMedia sells ThirdWay.com

12.2. 2019 Written By: MennoMedia 299 Times read

As of Nov. 18, the content available at ThirdWay.com has transitioned back to ThirdWayCafe.com. The ThirdWay.com domain has been sold to an office furniture company. Over the next year, much of the content from Third Way Café will be incorporated into Mennonite Church USA platforms as a part of a new strategy to promote closer […]

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Radio station reaches Indigenous listeners in the Chaco

12.2. 2019 Written By: Laurie Oswald Robinson, Mennonite Mission Network 154 Times read

Photo: David Díaz operates the console at the Toba Qom radio station located at Centro Educativo Saỹaten (Qom Knowledge Educational Center) in Castelli, Argentina. From left, Juan Marcial, Francisco Marcial and Javier Femenías present one of many radio programs. Photo by José Oyanguren. Even cold, rainy days cannot stop 73-year-old Vicente Pérez from putting on […]

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After reviewing 10,000 pieces, ‘Voices Together’ committee moves forward with selections

11.25. 2019 Written By: MennoMedia 614 Times read

Photo: Staff and volunteers working on Voices Together. Photo provided by MennoMedia. A stack of paper containing 780 songs and a binder of 320 worship resources greeted each member of the Voices Together committee when they arrived for their tenth and final committee meeting in early October. In nine previous meetings, the committee had discussed […]

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Celebrating 100 years in Argentina

11.25. 2019 Written By: Zachary Headings with Laurie Oswald Robinson, Mennonite Mission Network 168 Times read

Photo: Pehuajó pastors Mario and Mónica Centeno (left) and Anita and Raúl García receive a bamboo plate and chalice from Sara Wiegner of Akron (Pennsylvania) Mennonite Church. This was a centennial gift from the Atlantic Coast Conference congregations in a partnership with Visión Evangelística y Misionera de la Región Central (VEMCE, formerly known as VEMZO). […]

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Bethel College community reacts to sexual assault arrest

11.25. 2019 Written By: Tim Huber, Mennonite World Review 994 Times read

The arrest of a North Newton, Kansas, man has prompted the Bethel College community to evaluate how it responds to allegations of sexual harassment and assault. Ted Mueller, 84, was arrested Oct. 31 at his home on suspected sexual battery. He is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his home on Aug. 1, 2018. […]

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