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March: The mystery and power of prayer

3.2. 2020 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational snapshots: Iglesia Evangélica Menonita Shalom, Tampa, Florida 10 Prayer changes everything: Prayer as an act of love-by Marlene Kropf 14 Why pray? Prayer aligns us with God’s presence-by Shannon W. Dycus 17 Wake up and pay attention: Reflections on prayer-by Keaton Shenk 20 Finding silence: A long road of practicing silent prayer-by Ryan […]

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February: The dignity of bodies

2.1. 2020 Written By: The Mennonite staff

9 Congregational snapshots: Morgantown (West Virginia) Church of the Brethren 10 Navigating grief in our bodies: Dealing with an ‘unspeakable loss’-by Cindy and Herm Weaver 14 Life as a fat Mennonite: Overcoming the shame of obesity-by Jon Stanton 17 The bodies of black folk: The constant stress of not being considered ‘normal’-by Kevin Ressler 20 […]

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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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