Previous issues

September: Pilgrimage

9.7. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Faith Mennonite Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota 10 The pilgrimage story: From far away to near at hand-by Nancy R. Heisey 13 My call to be a pastor: A journey from hating church to serving the church-by Jerrell Williams 16 A ride into the wind: Prayer, gratitude and biking for black solidarity-by Tobin Miller […]

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August: Church Planting

8.3. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Ripple Church, Allentown, Pennsylvania 10 Planting peace churches: 3 principles at the core of church planting-by Mauricio Chenlo 14 Church, be nimble: Staying relevant in a changing neighborhood-by Sarah Ann Bixler 18 Roller coasters and church planting: It’s an act of faith to join the ride-by Chris Scott 22 A missional legacy: […]

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July: Aging with Dignity

7.3. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Zion Mennonite Church, Hubbard, Oregon 10 Dignity and dying: A black mother’s lesson to her daughter-by Karen Howard 13 A life of radical love: Roy Lester Brubaker never stopped learning and loving faithfully-by Marshall King 16 What is most important? My father’s journey into dementia-by Ardie Goering 19 Remember me: Faith in […]

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June: Costly Discipleship

6.1. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Berlin (Ohio) Mennonite Church 10 A strong and generous woman: ‘I’ll spend the night in front of the door’-by Jean Félix Chimbalanga 15 A daily price: The tears of a Northern Cheyenne woman in the Mennonite church-by Erica Littlewolf 17 I have my limits: Are we really willing to pay the cost […]

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May: Love Across Borders

5.10. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Souderton (Pennsylvania) Mennonite Church 10 Undocumented and unafraid: My journey as a DACAmented immigrant-by Jennifer Hernandez 14 The burden of uncertainty-by Maria Hosler Byler 17 Migrants as missionaries: Now immigrants bear witness to the love made possible by Jesus-by Frank Scoffield Nellessen 20 What is this place? Lessons from being a sanctuary […]

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April: Technology & Faith

4.6. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite Staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson, Nebraska 10 The digital desert: Is technology starving our spiritual discernment?-by Ron Tinsley 14 A balancing act: On not letting social media prevent engaging one’s silent self-by Abby King 18 Ripples in the water: Technology and earth care-by Becca J.R. Lachman 22 From farm boy toymaker to designer-inventor: […]

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March: Spiritual Resilience

3.7. 2018 Written By: The Mennonite Staff

9 Congregational Snapshots: Iglesia Menonita Encuentro de Renovacion 10 The color of resiliency-by Joanne Gallardo 14 For the long haul: The Welcoming Prayer helps us on our spiritual journey-by Marlene Kropf 18 Between starshine and day: Spiritual resilience strengthens us in faith and unity-by Kelly Bates Ogleby 21 A malnourished hope: God is with us […]

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