Unity in the global family

Sunday, January 22, 2017

We seek a partnership that is rooted in profound mutual love, ordered around mutual submission and that participates in economic sharing unfettered by ugly paternalism or unhealthy dependency not only as a gospel demonstration of our unity in Christ, but also for the sake of the mission of God in all the world.

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The next 500 years of Anabaptism

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Change rocked the Western church 500 years ago as successive groups discovered new things about God through Scripture, and separated from the Roman Catholic church. Renewal 2027 is a framework for a 10-year series of events within the Mennonite World Conference (MWC) global family, commemorating Anabaptism’s role in that period of culture and religious change called the Reformation.

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Global Mennonite Peacebuilding Conference considers Peace Network

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Conrad Grebel University College hosted academics, practitioners, artists and church workers at the inaugural Global Mennonite Peacebuilding Conference and Festival, June 9–12, 2016. In Waterloo, Ont., 203 people from 20 countries (from Canada to Colombia to DR Congo) attended 30 concurrent sessions.

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Reconciling the radical reformation

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The reconciliation process between the Lutheran World Federation and Mennonite World Conference has created fertile ground for collaboration. A report summarizing the LWF-MWC action of reconciling with Mennonites over the condemnations in the Augsburg Confession aims to help LWF churches, pastors, seminaries and congregations

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Incorporation into the body of Christ

Monday, May 9, 2016

Representatives of the Catholic Church (Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity), The Lutheran World Federation, and Mennonite World Conference met in Bogotá, Colombia, 29 February–4 March 2016, for the fourth meeting of the International Trilateral Dialogue Commission.

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Walking with God and each other

Sunday, August 9, 2015

In his Friendship Group at the Mennonite World Conference assembly, Francis Ojwang found that getting to know fellow believers from distant places brought an unexpected blessing.

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Homepage August 2015

Saturday, August 1, 2015

A global family gathering, study conference news, staff transition

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PA 2015 Saturday night closing worship service

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Love for neighbour is absolutely central to the gospel, speaker Bruxy Cavey said in the final mass worship service of Assembly 2015. This event saw the passing of a symbolic shepherd’s staff from MWC president Danisa Ndlovu to incoming president Nelson Kraybill.

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Mennonite World Conference PA 2015 opens with celebration, call for walking together

Thursday, July 23, 2015

The 16th Mennonite World Conference (MWC) Assembly opened July 21, 2015, in Harrisburg, Pa., with a parade of Mennonites from across the globe, with confession of past treatment…

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USMB musician among 19 individuals leading music at PA 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

U.S. Mennonite Brethren musician Clyde Ferguson Jr., from Lenoir, NC, is one of 19 musicians selected to lead the morning and evening worship each day at the Mennonite World Conference assembly to be held July 21-26 at the Farm Show complex in Harrisburg, Pa.

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PA 2015

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Amid growing anticipation and excitement about the Mennonite World Conference Assembly (PA 2015) to be held in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania July 21-26, 2015, a number of questions keep surfacing within North American churches.

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Mennonite World Conference heads into visa issue

Monday, September 15, 2014

Recognizing that visitors to the U.S. from the Southern Hemisphere often find it difficult to get visas, Mennonite World Conference (MWC) is taking steps to try to keep…

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MWC Peace Sunday 2014

Monday, September 1, 2014

Mennonite World Conference (MWC) invites congregations in the global Anabaptist communion to observe Peace Sunday Sept. 21, 2014, the United Nations’ International Day of Peace. This year’s worship…

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Pennsylvania 2015

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

The worldwide family of Anabaptist churches will meet for six days next summer at the 16th Mennonite World Conference (MWC) Assembly in Harrisburg, Pa., July 21–26, 2015. The…

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One Spirit, one baptism

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Mennonites, Catholics and Lutherans hold second round of dialogue on baptism STRASBOURG, France “I continue to be inspired by the mutuality of our work,” commented John Rempel of…

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