SoT #44 – The Neighbor

We turn now to living on the second level – our life with others. Most of us don’t choose our neighbours.  They were already there when we rented the apartment, or bought the house, on Third Street.  We did not … Continue reading

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SoT #45 – People of God

You and I, and indeed all of humanity finds itself  between God above, and the created order beneath.  In God’s Order, the second level has to do with humankind. The earth is teeming with people who are differentiated by race; … Continue reading

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Kathy G Leadership Report from MCM Gathering (Video)

Kathy G Leadership Report for 2017 MCM Gathering from Mennonite Church Manitoba on Vimeo.

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MCM Gathering 2017 – Documents and Schedule

Report Book: Download the MCM Reportbook 2017 Final.pdf here. BFC Conversation Document: BFC Implementation March 2017.pdf Detailed Schedule: Friday March 3, 2017: Gathering Worship 7:00-9:00 pm Saturday March 4, 2017 8:30        Call to order, Opening Worship 9:00        review agenda, … Continue reading

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SoT #43 – Knowing God

There is another description of salvation which in some sense rises to the top, or encompasses the pictures or metaphors, like conversion, reconciliation, new birth, etc.  Each of those emphasizes an important aspect of salvation. This larger description comes from … Continue reading

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MCM Update – January 2017

MCM Update January 2017 .pdf  

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Special representatives meeting – background documents

MCM Background Paper for Creating Space discussion 2017 MCM Background Paper for Creating Space 2017 – Addendum  

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SoT #42 – Reconciliation 2

A culture is shaped, to some extent, by the vocabulary it uses, or develops.  Some words seldom show up even though they exist.  In Canadian Law, especially in the practise of criminal law, the word forgiveness, is noticeable by its … Continue reading

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SoT #41 – Reconciliation 1

There is a picture, seen long ago, that lingers in my memory.  It is of Adam and Eve, with shoulders bent forward, faces toward the ground, leaving the Garden of Eden.  You may have seen it also.  It may be … Continue reading

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MCM Fall Update

With the need to cancel the fall delegate gathering, it seemed important to share some of the significant things going on in our shared life and work. MCM Fall 2016 Update.pdf

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