Previous issues

January: Education: Restorative justice

1.2. 2020 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational snapshots: Nations Worship Center, Philadelphia 10 Restorative justice: Disrupting the school-to-prison pipeline in America’s schools-by Sheryl Wilson 14 It’s all about connections: Restorative justice builds trust and community-by Ted Lewis 17 Punishment & accountability-Notes from a prison abolitionist-by Kris Henderson 20 Planting seeds and developing roots: Restorative justice in Mennonite schools-by Paul J. […]

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December: The unexpected

12.3. 2019 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational snapshots: Fort Collins (Colorado) Mennonite Fellowship 10 The unexpected in writing poems: Love and loss at the writing desk-by Jean Janzen 12 A bend in the road: Shifts in the life require making turns-by Laurie Oswald Robinson 16 There is more that is true than what I can see: Moving deeper into mystery-by […]

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November: Journeys with church

10.31. 2019 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational snapshots: Tedrow Mennonite Church, Wauseon, Ohio 10 Hopes for the church: Church is the people, not a place-by Dennis R. Edwards 14 A member of the diaspora: Returning to a church where we once belonged-by Shirley Yoder Brubaker 16 Living stones: My journey to church-by Jason Storbakken 20 Should I stay or should […]

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October: Positive uses of power

10.7. 2019 Written By: The Mennonite staff

10 Paradox, mystery and messiness: Power is about relationships-by Lee Snyder 13 By the powers vested in me: Power and authority are different-by Glen Guyton 16 Power and wisdom: Positive uses of power in government-by David Myers 20 ‘What we have touched with our hands’: Building a mission center in Peru-by Patricia Lehman 23 The […]

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September: Faith-filled responses to health-care costs

8.30. 2019 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Shalom Mennonite Church, Indianapolis 10 Guided by love: Making God’s love practical in health care-by Anne Blackwood 14 Love & empathy: Treatment, not incarceration, helps those with addiction and saves costs-by Timothy McMahan King 18 A fresh outlook on life: Bluestem PACE helps seniors meet health-care needs in their homes-by Morgan Redding […]

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August: The Holy Spirit comes: MennoCon19 in stories and photos

7.29. 2019 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Scenes from MennoCon19 10 The Holy Spirit comes: Worship at MennoCon19 focuses on the Holy Spirit-by Gordon Houser, Sheldon C. Good and Tim Huber 16 Thankful for a messy church: Delegates study Bible, approve youth delegates, speak against treatment of migrant children-by Paul Schrag 21 Sex, Bible, peace, justice and more: Seminars address a […]

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July: The Breath of God restores us

7.8. 2019 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Calvary Community Church, Hampton, Virginia 10 God’s Word and God’s Breath: Discernment requires Word and Spirit-by David C. Cramer 13 God in the mirror: Because the Holy Spirit is too good-by Elizabeth Schrag 16 Called to be light: Uniting our identity and our mission-by Carlos Martínez-García 19 The intercultural church and the […]

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