The author of Hebrews wrote these words as an encouragement to a church in troubled times. Surrounded by persecution and religious intolerance, Christianity emerged on this foundation: Jesus Christ.
A few summers ago at Camp Evergreen, among our many volunteers, three 15-year-old boys served together, as support staff, for a week and a half.
To the surprise of many, most of Quebec turned orange during the last federal election. Whatever the significance of this sudden political shift, it pales in comparison with the profound cultural transformation the province has undergone during the last decades.
Sects, Love, and Rock & Roll Author: Joel Heng HartseSects, Love, and Rock & Roll is a cleverly titled book. Its subtitle, “My Life on Record,” provides a clue that the book tackles the subjects autobiographically.
Tokyo Mennonite Churches pray for end of radiation pollution; Winnipeg children make bookmarks as fundraiser for Japan; MDS looks for volunteers; MB Mission gets new office in BC; Palestinian refugees need sponsors; Slave Lake, Alberta loses homes to wildfire; Undergrads travel to South Africa; MCC responds to flood in Pakistan; LCC International University looks for new president; CMU finishes first season of on-campus community shared agriculture farm
Have you ever played laser tag? I remember my first experience – it seemed like all of my friends had played for years, and I was the last one to join the party. I remember the anticipation of playing the game, the excitement of being handed my first laser (unfortunately, no lightsabres available), and the uncertainty of what strategy I should use to win (or simply avoid losing every game!).
Changes for Cam Priebe, Paul Kroeker, Jon & Claudia Osmond
Introducing Jim Toohey
Farewell to Nathan Friedt, Mark Burch, Chris Friesen, Michael Pahl, Ryan Dueck, Ewald Unruh
Renew City Church closes
New Life Church merges with The Journey, pastored by Dave Harder
AdSpecs – bulky, “coke-bottle” glasses – brought a retired U.S. Marine to an MB church in Saskatchewan on Memorial Day weekend. May 29, Kevin White, founder of Global Vision 2010, an organization to promote AdSpecs, was featured speaker at a fundraiser for the first distribution centre of the low-cost, self-adjustable corrective eyewear, about to open – in a Waldheim MB Church storage room.