Often, the success of a church is based on how many people show up on a Sunday.
“Once during a gun violence episode,” Marrero recalls, “I met with both parties, and asked, `How can we resolve this peacefully?’”
When we live in the fear of the Lord and the wonderment of how God created us, it gives us faith. We become unstoppable with God!
“It is our conviction that when it seems that peace is most beyond reach, it is time to redouble efforts in working for peace and justice.”
If you see a need in your community, maybe it’s God’s calling for you to start something.
We appreciated hearing what our colleagues are doing and having the opportunity to support each other in prayer.
The Youth Venture Civil Rights Trip (July 16-24) was an eye-opening experience. Michelle Ramirez shares her experience co-leading this group, sponsored by Mennonite Mission Network. They visited landmarks of the US Civil Rights Movement of the 1950-60s to learn why our faith calls us to stand against injustice and with the oppressed.
Ruben Mercado, a pastor and missionary with close ties to Mosaic Conference, died on June 9, 2021 from COVID-19. He is survived by his wife, Guadalupe, daughters Heidy and Abigail (married to Franz), and a granddaughter, Hannah.
In his staff blog, Marco Güete reminiscence on a memorable hiking trip with his friend when he was 17, a fateful encounter with a cow, and the lesson that follows about reflecting on the Lord’s prayer.
Evan Hostetler, youth at Salford (Harleysville, PA) Mennonite Church shares his experiences attending MennoCon21 and Mosaic youth service week, Love Where You’re At.
This summer, six young adult interns have served Mosaic congregations. This week we are introduced to Spencer Garrison, a pastoral intern with Whitehall (PA) Mennonite Church and Ripple (Allentown, PA) and Rachel Hannanto, a Summer Service Program intern, serving at International Worship Church in San Marino, CA.
Our board and committees are now working with conference staff to discern next steps and will share additional information by September 10.
Penn Foundation, a Mosaic Conference Related Ministry (CRM), and St. Luke’s University Health Network are pleased to announce the completion of their merger, effective July 1, 2021. Penn Foundation is […]