Anabaptists respond to violence and displacement in DR Congo

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

A collaborative Anabaptist response will soon reach some of the 1.4 million people displaced by armed conflict in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo…

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Leaders Collective

Friday, August 11, 2017

Young adults are “hungry for investment and shaping,” says Leaders Collective director Robyn Serez. “It’s a beautiful season of life to welcome people into some holy discipline and…

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Commentary and Pastoral Application translated into Chinese

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

“Our unity as a denominational family is to be based not on ethnicity, but on our shared faith in Jesus Christ,” says Andrew Dyck, member of the Board…

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Angolan Mennonites welcome refugees

Thursday, July 20, 2017

“The situation is very serious,” says Francisca Ibanda, Mennonite World Conference regional representative for Central/West Africa. The UN expects more than 50,000 people from DR Congo to become…

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Ontario church to pilot MCC-inspired Peace Clubs

Friday, July 7, 2017

MCC is working with a multi-site Ontario church to build a curriculum for educating community members on themes around conflict, violence and reconciliation. The Meeting House church is…

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God guides along a twisting path

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

It takes many steps to join two lives from Canada and Guatemala in God’s service. As Kim and Jon Pelen of Cedar Park MB Church (Ladner, B.C.) learned, those steps often include difficult, but wonderful, surprises.

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Historical Commission serves with trimmed budget

Friday, June 23, 2017

Winnipeg The Mennonite Brethren Historical Commission met June 2–3, 2017, for its annual general meeting (AGM) in Winnipeg at the Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies. The Commission heard…

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Walking together for peace in Colombia

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

MCC partners in Colombia are walking with people affected by more than 50 years of violence, months after a peace accord was signed between the government and the…

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Lumeya appointed to DR Congo government position

Friday, June 9, 2017

Pray for first MB to serve at this level, says brother Maleghi Lumeya has recently been appointed Ministre des affaires foncières (minister of land [property[) of the Democratic…

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Canadian government to match donations for famine response

Monday, June 5, 2017

The Government of Canada will match donations from individual Canadians in response to severe food crises in Somalia, Nigeria, South Sudan, Yemen and surrounding regions dollar-for-dollar through its…

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Living the message of peace in a conflict zone

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine When armed men arrived at a Light of the Gospel church in the Donetsk region of Ukraine they searched the basement for weapons. There were no…

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Foodgrains Bank continues Syrian conflict reponse

Friday, May 12, 2017

This spring marks the beginning of the seventh year of the Syrian conflict. Hundreds of thousands of innocent people, notably children, are bearing the brunt of a horrific…

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Help for malnourished children in famine-affected South Sudan

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Leaving home with three little children in tow and walking for three days wasn’t an easy decision for Sarah. It was even harder knowing that making the journey…

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The missionary is “in”

Friday, April 28, 2017

A deep relationship is mutually beneficial for the church and the cross-cultural workers they support – something Steinbach (Man.) MB Church lead pastor Walter Fast understands personally, having taught and pastored in Germany for 19 years.

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Michael J. Sharp’s journey toward peace in DR Congo

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Four months after Michael J. Sharp moved to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2012, he joined a small delegation that for six hours climbed a mountain in South Kivu Province to meet a leader of a major armed group.

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