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Mennonite World Conference general secretary relocates

4.1. 2019 Written By: Mennonite World Conference 430 Times read

Photo: Mennonite World Conference leaders, including César García second from left, receive thanks from host church Kenya Mennonite Church at the MWC General Council meetings in Limuru, Kenya. Photo by Wilhelm Unger. General secretary César García and executive assistant Sandra Báez Rojas of Mennonite World Conference (MWC) have relocated to Canada in February 2019 to work […]

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Hope for the Future to return in 2020

3.25. 2019 Written By: Mennonite Church USA 326 Times read

Photo: Several of the leaders who gathered for the Hope for the Future planning, from left: Roy Williams, Isaac Villegas, Carlos Romero, Stanley Green, Sandra Montes-Martinez and Joseph Manickam. Photo provided. A group of 12 Mennonite Church USA (MC USA) leaders who have been involved with Hope for the Future in the past, met Jan. 26-27 […]

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Carlos Romero to resign as executive director of Mennonite Education Agency

3.25. 2019 Written By: Mennonite Education Agency 642 Times read

Carlos Romero has announced his intention to transition from his role as executive director of Mennonite Education Agency, effective in July. The MEA board of directors accepted his announcement at a March 8-9 meeting with regret and deep appreciation for his passionate commitment to Mennonite education and decades of faithful service to the church and […]

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Mennonites respond to historic Nebraska flooding

3.25. 2019 Written By: Sheldon C. Good 2,836 Times read

Photo: Dozens of volunteers assist with recovery from flooding in Wood River, Nebraska. Photo by Matthew Troyer-Miller. With damage from a storm that produced blizzard conditions, ice, tornadoes, heavy rain and tropical storm-like winds across more than a dozen states in March, Mennonites are responding to needs across multiple states, especially in hard-hit areas of […]

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Goshen College looks at past, present and future of study abroad

3.18. 2019 Written By: Goshen College 320 Times read

Photo: Convocation speakers, from left, Jose Rocha, Anna Kurtz Kuk, Beth Miller, Zach Begley, Carter McKay-Epp, Jose Ortiz, Abe Medellin, Amanda Guzman, and Siana Emery. Photo by Brian Yoder Schlabach/Goshen College. Goshen (Indiana) College hosted a two-day conference March 5-6 titled “Global Education for All: Renewing Our Vision,” examining the history and considering the future of […]

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Mennonites in Burkina Faso and Nigeria celebrate

3.11. 2019 Written By: Lauren Francisco for Mennonite Mission Network 232 Times read

Photo: Donna Entz and Terri Goaré share memories during the anniversary celebration. Donna and Loren Entz served in Burkina Faso for three decades. Photo by James R. Krabill. More Mennonites worship in Africa than on any other continent. In this epicenter of Anabaptist witness, Evangelical Mennonite Church of Burkina Faso and Mennonite Church Nigeria celebrated anniversaries […]

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MCC responds to needs of Venezuelan migrants

3.4. 2019 Written By: Jason Dueck for Mennonite Central Committee 268 Times read

Photo: Kiernan Wright of Orrville, Ohio, left, who served in Quito, Ecuador, through MCC’s Serving and Learning Together (SALT) program in 2017/2018, helps a refugee family pack the stove they received. (Their names have been withheld for security purposes.) Wright worked with Project with Refugee People, an MCC-supported project of Quito Mennonite Church, which provides refugees with […]

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