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Palmer Becker and Elder Zheng Shaojie

Palmer Becker’s short-term mission trips abroad are akin to an Anabaptist traveling mini-seminary. The author of the booklet What Is an Anabaptist Christian?  held workshops in India last year based on the publication, which has been translated into Hindi and a dozen other languages.

June 21, 2013
Stuart Murray and Kyong Jung Kim lead Anabaptist learning retreat in South Korea

U.K. Anabaptist leader Stuart Murray engaged Anabaptists in South Korea during a country-wide speaking tour April 20-May 3.

June 18, 2013
Rendering of integrated Resource Centre and Bookstore

Mennonite Church Canada and Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) are bringing together the national church’s popular Resource Centre and the university’s Bookstore into one integrated ministry.

June 7, 2013
Jae Young Lee and Karen Spicher with their daughter Lomie.

A year after getting a fresh start as an English-language school for children, Connexus is growing and gaining recognition in its new South Korean community for strong academics and promoting peace.

June 7, 2013
Ron Peters

Three former staff members of Mennonite Pioneer Missions and Native Ministry, the predecessors to Mennonite Church Canada Indigenous Relations, passed away in April and May of this year. Ronald Peters (April 6); Jacob A. Wiebe (April 25); and Cheryl Fisch (May 6) based their lives and ministries on strong relationships, say former co-workers, Neill and Edith von Gunten.

May 24, 2013
Cover of new Bible study book "Creating a Scene in Corinth: A Simulation."

A new simulation-based Bible study on  1 Corinthians breathes life into academic research on how the gospel penetrated a pagan Roman Empire during the years of early Christianity, and how everyday persons might have responded.

May 24, 2013
Peter Rempel, Willard Metzger and Hilda Hildebrand in meeting

In April 2013 the General Board of Mennonite Church Canada overwhelmingly affirmed a motion to invite Willard Metzger to serve a second three-year term as Executive Director. 

May 10, 2013
Congregation of Jesus Heart Church

In South Korea where mega churches are the norm, Jesus Village Church (JVC) of Chuncheon is taking a different approach.

May 10, 2013
South African friends - a black man and a white man

An unlikely but emerging friendship between Mzwandile Nkutha and Cobus van Wyngaard through the Anabaptist Network in South Africa (ANiSA) demonstrates – in a small way – what it looks like to overcome deeply rooted racial prejudices in South Africa.

May 10, 2013
Amanda Falla

Amanda Falla believes that miracles appear to be uncommon because people don’t talk about them. But Falla cannot keep quiet about hers. 

May 10, 2013