#WeAreMenno: Young adults speak out at KC2015

Conversations provide structure for feedback By Janie Beck Kreider (Mennonite Church USA) — Approximately 40 young adults at KC2015 — the Mennonite Church USA convention held June 30–July 5 in Kansas City, Missouri — gathered July 3 for an evening of synergistic conversation on a range of church-related topics. “We wanted to create a space […]

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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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