#MennoCon17 snapshots with a youth sponsor

Cathy Stoner is the mother of four mostly grown kids. She is a Sunday school teacher, tennis player, writer and bicycle mechanic. With the Spirit’s help, and that of her congregation at Kern Road Mennonite Church, fellow members of Cana Community and her neighbors in South Bend, she tries to make sense of the world. […]

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Service of lament and hope, wailing wall, churchwide statement to acknowledge sexual abuse

(Mennonite Church USA)—Naming sexual abuse, confessing complicity and taking steps to prevent future abuse will be key elements of Mennonite Church USA’s biennial convention this summer, to be held June 30–July 5 in Kansas City, Missouri. The denomination’s Discernment Group on sexual abuse and the church has planned for a public service of lament and […]

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