MC Canada Congregations Called to Prayer

MCM is inviting all congregations to join in a nationwide call to prayer for comfort and strength for our Jewish faith communities, particularly those here in Canada and the USA. In the wake of the Pittsburgh massacre of Jewish worshippers … Continue reading

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Camp Assiniboia Dike Project FAQ

Please visit the dike FAQ page on our camp website for updated video and photos. Why this big dike project now? The municipality received the funding from other levels of government to be spent immediately. The province anticipates sending more … Continue reading

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SoT #48 – Community of the Book

Sacred writings have a unique place in humankind’s spiritual quest.  There is something about words or thoughts, written down, that have power.  Spoken words often disappear into thin air, but written words have a more permanent quality: they can be … Continue reading

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Camp Assiniboia Top Ten updates (Video)

There are lots of interesting developments going on at Camp Assiniobia. Learn more about them here. This video was shared at the MCM 2018 Annual Delegate Gathering. Camp Assiniboia is one of two camp locations owned by Mennonite Church Manitoba. … Continue reading

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SoT #50 – The Body of Christ

Spiritual truths often come to us through figures of speech, especially via metaphors.  Jesus used metaphors to explain who He was, or what He was about. For example: “I am the good shepherd.”  “I am the truth”.  Metaphors challenge and … Continue reading

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SoT #49 – Followers of Jesus

The church of Christ came into existence in a kind of natural way.  It was the followers of Jesus, who after He was no longer with them, began meeting together.  Initially there may well have been the need to deal … Continue reading

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Camps with Meaning Summer 2017 Memory Video

Camps with Meaning is the camping ministry of Mennonite Church Manitoba. Click on the image to watch the video to see what kind of great stuff happens at camp. Camps with Meaning Memories of Summer 2017 from Mennonite Church Manitoba … Continue reading

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Camp Moose Lake farewell event – video and photos

Close to 180 people gathered to say farewell to Camp Moose Lake, one of the three camping ministry sites of Camps with Meaning, Mennonite Church Manitoba’s camping ministry. History, reminiscing, worship, and great food made a difficult day a little … Continue reading

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Future Directions Website and Special Assembly

In 2012, Mennonite Church Canada commissioned the Future Directions Task Force to address two questions: What is God’s Spirit calling us to in the 21st Century? And, what are the best ways (programs, structures, strategies) for the church to thrive … Continue reading

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SoT #46 – Community

 Community     A frequent lament heard in recent years concerns the lack of, or the loss of, community.  Apparently this is not as serious in many cultures in the so-called  third world.  The affluence of the West and the “explosion” … Continue reading

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