The story of Franconia Conference is rooted in faith and migration. These stories have helped shape us as a community, sensitive to the struggle of others who were also seeking […]
Philadelphia Praise Center
These experiences are some of the best investments that we make together with our Conference resources.
The Ministry Inquiry Program is a partnership between Mennonite colleges, Mennonite Church USA and local congregations. Upon completion, students receive scholarship money. This summer one Franconia Conference congregation hosted a student, […]
Whatever we do for others, to bring to their lives less sorrow, less crying, less pain, it seems that we have brought a taste of heaven to them.
These new member congregations will continue to re-shape our Conference community.
God has taught me a basic and yet deep attitude of putting my trust in Him.
by Barbie Fischer The Friday following the presidential election, leaders from Franconia Conference’s south Philadelphia churches asked for representatives from the conference to be present with them on the following […]
As Christians, in times of stress we need to remember to call on the Lord.
A big lesson learned was that we are all displaced.
This is what fruitful investment and going to the margins of our communities might mean over the long haul.
I thank God that these people are willing to share their struggle and stories with me.
by Esther Good Following the terrorist attacks in Paris, France in November, and in San Bernardino, California in December, many have struggled with the question of how we should relate […]
I notice the small things along the way that when invested in the dream of God, result in unexpected blessing and possibility.