March 10, 2022
Spring Summit – March 19 at Fairhaven Mennonite Church, Fort Wayne and on March 26 via Zoom.
Breaking the body of Christ? Hear MWC General Secretary César García – Join César García and Mennonite World Conference (MWC) President Nelson Kraybill at Silverwood Mennonite Church, 1745 W Lincoln Avenue in Goshen, on Thursday evening, April 28 at 7:30pm for a public gathering lifting up Jesus’ prayer for the unity of the church. “When we exercise our gift of unity as sisters and brothers in Christ and follow Jesus together, others are more likely to follow Jesus, too,” says César. Come and welcome César to our community!
For pastors only: A conversation with César García – We are churches together for mutual learning and sharing, says César García, General Secretary of Mennonite World Conference (MWC). Join César for an hour of conversation together about being a global communion of churches, not just fragmented congregations. Berkey Avenue Mennonite Church (2509 Berkey Ave in Goshen) will host us on Friday morning, April 29 at 11am.
“Believe and Be Baptized”: Conversations on a 500-year-old Tradition – A workshop on Baptism in the Anabaptist-Mennonite tradition will be led by John D. Roth, in conversation with local Lutheran and Catholic clergy. It will be held on May 7, 2022 at Waterford Mennonite Church from 9:30am to 2:30pm. Learn more and register here.
SAVE THE DATE: Annual Sessions will be held in Elkhart on June 17-18, with worship resources provided for Sunday, June 19 to connect congregations with the ministry of conference.