Good for junior youth, good for parents

Asia Frye is the coordinator for junior youth convention in Orlando this summer. She’s a retreat speaker and former youth pastor from Hillsboro, Kansas. She looks forward to graduating from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary this May. Y’all, I am so pumped about convention. Orlando 2017 will be my fifth convention and my first time to […]

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New website for Mennonite youth workers to launch at KC2015

(Mennonite Church USA)—A new website for youth workers, The Gathering Place, will officially launch at the Mennonite Church USA convention in Kansas City from June 30 to July 5, 2015. Rachel Springer Gerber, Mennonite Church USA denominational minister for youth and young adults, envisions the site as a hub for networking, peer-to-peer resourcing and spiritual […]

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Rachel Springer Gerber: Convention, Faith Formation and Mennonite Church USA

Growing up, I loved Mennonite Youth conventions.  And it wasn’t just because I met my soon-to-be-husband there.  Philadelphia ’93, you certainly were the “City of Brotherly Love.”  But that’s another story all together.   Why I loved the conventions so much wasn’t because of the fancy, loud worship.  It wasn’t so much about the service […]

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