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Mennonites at an Honour the Apology rally in Winnipeg on July 25, 2013

Of the approximately 150 people who attended an Honour the Apology rally at the Forks in Winnipeg on July 25, 2013, more than 20 were members of the Manitoba Mennonite Community.

August 7, 2013
Phil and Julie Bender with goddaughter Lisa

Phil and Julie Bender are leaving the country and a ministry that has been their home and vocation for the last nine years.

July 24, 2013
Willard Metzger and other leaders at Learning Commons ground breaking ceremony

Mennonite Church Canada’s $240,000 investment in its Resource Centre (RC) collaboration with Canadian Mennonite University’s (CMU) Bookstore may seem to be a relatively small portion of the $13.9 million facility, but its impact is expected to be significant.Planners are anticipating a sizeable bump in the profile and usage of the RC as it integrates with the Bookstore into a single ministry operating out of shared space in CMU’s new Learning Commons project.

July 24, 2013
Cover of "Courageous Women of the Bible".

Midwives who stood up to Pharaoh. A wife who refused to dishonour herself. A woman who dared challenge the words of Jesus. Who were these women and how can they transform lives today?

July 24, 2013
Cover of "God's Story, Our Story: Exploring Christian Faith and life"

Ten years after God's Story, Our Story: Exploring Christian Faith and Life was first written by Michele Hershberger and published by Faith and Life Press, an updated version has been released.

July 24, 2013
Hippolyto Tshimanga illustrates discipleship

Hippolyto Tshimanga illustrates discipleship that a disciple is someone who sits at the feet of his Master to learn. “This learning is not merely intellectual,” he says.

July 11, 2013
Arlette Kouwenhoven

In 2007, Arlette Kouwenhoven received a cryptic message from agriculturalist husband who had travelled to northern Mexico to investigate the purchase of yucca plants: “Cuauhtemoc, Mennonites. Look it up, something for you!”

July 11, 2013
Bonolo Makgale

An introduction to Anabaptism has provided Bonolo Makgale with food for her spiritual journey.

June 25, 2013
Fathers, Daughters and Friends band

A few minutes of  rain did nothing to dampen spirits at a house concert in Winnipeg on Sat. June 15, where an intergenerational band raised money for intergenerational projects at Home Street Mennonite Church.

June 25, 2013
"Buffalo Shout, Salmon Cry" cover

Buffalo Shout, Salmon Cry: Conversations on Creation, Land Justice, and Life Together, a new book by Herald Press, is launching in recognition of National Aboriginal Day, June 21, in Canada. Edited by Steve Heinrichs of Treaty 1 Territory (Winnipeg, Manitoba), the book includes 18 essays from throughout Canada and the U.S.

June 21, 2013