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    5 Mennonite Brethren gifts for our Muslim friend...

    Sunday, February 1, 2015

    Islam scholar Gordon Nickel, an adjunct professor at the University of Calgary, is not afraid to stand up for the truth claims of the Bible, especially in the arena of interfaith dialogue.

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    Why Lent, why Now?

    Sunday, February 1, 2015

    There were certain traditions in my Mennonite Brethren upbringing; Lent wasn’t one of them. So why Lent, and why now? I’ve wrestled with this. Here’s my answer: my…

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    Valentines from Panama

    Sunday, February 1, 2015

    Drawing from his travels to visit MB churches around the world, ICOMB executive director David Wiebe offers insights on faith A church in the rainforest We sat in…

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    7 tips for talking about missionaries

    Sunday, February 1, 2015

    In 2009, while I was serving with MB Mission in New Delhi, India, I received a text message from a friend that simply read, “I found your prayers…

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Ontario convention 2015

“I didn’t expect to meet God at [an annual general] meeting,” said worship leader Matt Unruh at the 83rd annual convention of the Ontario Conference of MB Churches (ONMB). Some 130 people worshipped and listened to inspiring stories at Waterloo Mennonite Brethren (Ont.) Church Feb. 21. Guests and partners joined the 95 delegates from 21 of 27 member churches in the Ontario Conference who returned Saturday to make decisions.

Feb
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Word of God, Speak

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What has Jesus spoken into your life today? As a young Christ follower, I had no frame of reference to answer that question. Then someone taught me how…

Feb
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Summer 2015 archival intern announced

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Liz Wittrig is the recipient of the Mennonite Brethren Historical Commission’s summer archival internship for 2015. The selection committee chose Liz from several strong candidates from Mennonite universities and colleges in the U.S. and Canada.

Feb
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L2L’s coaching culture empowers

The Canadian Conference’s L2L ministry has concluded its first national round of training in personal coaching. It’s part of the L2L mandate to develop and resource MB leaders and church members.

Feb
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B.C. seniors support Tanzanian orphans

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What difference can three weeks make? For Ken Martens, member of Northview Community Church, Abbotsford, B.C., and his brother-in-law Jake Janzen of Willow Park Church, Kelowna, B.C., participating in a DMI (Disciple Making International) door-to-door evangelism campaign in Africa changed their lives – and the lives of almost 60 African orphans.

A taste of SALT: first step in “remarkable adventure”

Rebecca Standen prepares her evening meal outside her house in the village of Capinga, near the city of Tete in Mozambique. Standen is an agricultural extensionist with MCC Mozambique. In 2014, she trained and supported community members where new sand dams are built. MCC, in partnership with Christian Council of Mozambique, has built 26 sand dams in the Tete region, between 2008 and 2014. MCC photo by Matthew Sawatzky

Rebecca Standen wears a headlamp to light the way and checks a pot of chima bubbling over the fire outside her tiny house. The porridge-like mixture will be supper – as she ends another day in the village where she lives most of the week.

Feb
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Canada to accept 13,000 refugees from Syria, Iraq

Canada will accept another 10,000 Syrian refugees over the next 3 years and another 3,000 Iraqis in 2015. Immigration Minister Chris Alexander expects 60 percent will come through…

Life & Faith

Interview-header

5 Mennonite Brethren gifts for our Muslim friends

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Islam scholar Gordon Nickel, an adjunct professor at the University of Calgary, is not afraid to stand up for the truth claims of the Bible, especially in the arena of interfaith dialogue.

Lent-header

Why Lent, why Now?

Sunday, February 1, 2015

There were certain traditions in my Mennonite Brethren upbringing; Lent wasn’t one of them. So why Lent, and why now? I’ve wrestled with this. Here’s my answer: my…

ICOMB-header

Valentines from Panama

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Drawing from his travels to visit MB churches around the world, ICOMB executive director David Wiebe offers insights on faith A church in the rainforest We sat in…

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7 tips for talking about missionaries

Sunday, February 1, 2015

In 2009, while I was serving with MB Mission in New Delhi, India, I received a text message from a friend that simply read, “I found your prayers…

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