Friday, March 31, 2023

Help Mississippi tornado survivors: pray, donate, volunteer

As Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) assesses needs in the wake of the March 24  devastating tornado in Mississippi, people can help by praying, donating...



Columns & Essays

Anxious about anxiety

Ihave been a mom for more than 30 years, and I can say with certainty that parents never stop worrying about their children, even...

Coming home

In my Jan/Feb column I wrote about the influence of secularism in the American church today and how it can skew our focus and...

Desert seasons

I have been faithfully following Christ since 2018. Prior to this, I knew of Jesus but not what it meant to live for him....

Sing to make disciples

Singing is a great tradition in the church. But it is more than a tradition. Churches sing because the Bible tells us to sing....

USMB’s Integrated Immigrant Ministries is growing

In what is becoming a monumental ministry for the USMB family, Integrated Immigrant Ministries continues to grow. A total of at least 12 Congolese...

Five minutes with Mike Klaassen

In Mike Klaassen’s childhood memories, the Kansas Mennonite Relief Sale was like an annual family holiday. The Hillsboro native from Parkview MB Church would...

Registration open for Celebrate 2019

Registration is now open for the third national gathering of boomers, builders and empty nesters, according to MB Foundation. Celebrate 2019 will be held...

When prodigal children don’t return

A younger son demands his inheritance, then “sets off for a distant country”—severing himself from his father’s beliefs, values, and spiritual legacy—with no intention of...

Minnesota church plant now gathers on Sundays

Christian and Erica Kohs are passionate about God’s work through the local church and have spent the last decade serving in pastoral ministry in...

The ministry of listening

It was a most uncomfortable few moments in an otherwise glorious time together as a family. We were enjoying the beauty of California’s Avila...