We choose, in the face of diversity and adversity, not fight or flight, but engagement and connection.
We gathered yearning for consensus; we finished the day with a pathway forward.
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Graciella Odelia was a biochemistry major at Eastern Mennonite University and intended to go to medical school. But God had other plans.
How many times have I caught myself crying out, “Can’t I catch a break?”
“At nearly every site we visited, I was confronted with this core biblical truth: The Good News is more inclusive than we might think.”
The Care & Share Thrift Shoppes, a Mosaic Conference Related Ministry (CRM), recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially launch their Welcome Center.
While counterintuitive, meeting as a White caucus for reflection shows respect for our brothers and sisters of color.
How can we protect the image of God in one another and stand with those who are hurting or afraid?
When I first heard about the opportunity … I didn’t think we could ever pull it off. But as we weighed the pros and cons and listened, it felt like an invitation from God.
Like many Christians, I have wondered how people who do not claim faith get through difficulties without faith in God or a faith community to provide support and hope.
It’s not every day I find myself sitting across the table from two of the most powerful people in the world.
The dialogue was rich and diverse, as leaders from congregations and CRMs, staff, and board members grappled with our calling and priorities as a conference and broader denomination, amid the challenges of this season.
Towamencin Mennonite Church (Kulpsville, PA) has voted to disaffiliate with Mosaic Conference and Mennonite Church USA (MC USA).
I can either spend time in safety behind my windows, or I can open the door. How do I balance bold risk with wise safety?
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