What do we actually want a pastor to do? What do we hope pastors accomplish? Who is it that influences such conversations?
Our mission is: To educate, inspire and witness to the church and community by collecting, preserving and sharing the Anabaptist/Mennonite story.
“Taking care of these patients is emotional because you are the only person they see in a day,” Moyer said. “We are that person’s only support.”
The Nominating Committee is responsible for vetting and discerning potential new Conference Board members and Committee members.
Do the right thing, no matter what anyone else is doing.
While many staff are working disbursed and from home, especially during the pandemic, the need for a hub for office staff, materials, and gathering remains critical.
“If the virus didn’t kill them, hunger would kill them. It was important for the church to ask itself how to help and find ways to do it.”
I fight against white supremacy and racial injustice because God’s love demands it and they have caused deep wounds that need healing.
I asked him, “What is the one thing that shocked you the most about American culture?” He said, “The way that you treat your elderly.”
How does one use their gift of hospitality to serve others while practicing social distancing?
The Christian community’s duty is to resolutely “listen to women,” to discover the will of God from her ministry and call.
While I missed meeting in person on Sundays, waking up a bit later and watching church in my pajamas with my family had its perks as well.
Courageously doing the work of trauma healing for ourselves and others requires all of us to do our part so that we do not transmit our unhealed pain and suffering on to others.