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Andrea de Avila lives and works in Kalona, Iowa. She served as one of the youth worship leaders at the Phoenix 2013 convention. I have always been a people person. Maybe that is why I love convention so much. Seeing old friends and meeting new people both excite me. I also consider myself an ...
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Brenda Matthews

It is with great sadness that we share with you today that one of our beloved former convention speakers, “Momma Brenda” Matthews, passed away yesterday after suffering a stroke during a routine surgery. In a 2010 Facebook post, Matthews wrote, “Life is moving so fast and ...
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Schmidt Family

Phil Schmidt is a pastor at Tabor Mennonite Church in rural Kansas (just north of Newton). As a pastor, he seeks to center the church community on Jesus, proclaim the good news of God’s kingdom, and live into God’s mission here and now. He is married to his best friend, Mary, and they ...
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On Saturday Nov. 1, around 100 youth and their sponsors from Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska came together for a small glimpse of what convention in Kansas City will be like. Youth groups gathered at Hesston (Kan.) Mennonite Church for a scavenger hunt, service projects in the local Kansas and ...
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In an effort to help Mennonite youth groups raise money to attend Kansas City 2015, Goshen (Ind.) College has developed a fundraising opportunity through sales of organic, direct-trade coffee. Youth groups will have the opportunity to sell bags of “Menno’s Best” organic coffee, which is ...
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