Mennonite Church Manitoba Update
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

MCM and MC Canada Financial Services transition – Welcome Steffi Friesen Join us in welcoming Steffi Friesen to MCM. Steffi (Douglas Mennonite Church) and Zachary Entz (Fort Garry Mennonite Fellowship) now make up the Winnipeg based financial services for both MCM and MC Canada.Accountant, Sean East, is located in Ontario. MCM Leadership Bursaries Mennonite Church...

May 19, 2022May 19, 2022by
Mennonite Church Manitoba Update
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Doug Klassen invites us to Gathering 2022 Watch the video. Note the change in early bird registration to May 20. More Gathering 2022 info below. MCEC Administrators Day – June 1, 2022 12:00 noon – 3:30 p.m. ETDo you ever get overwhelmed by all the e-mails you have to get through? Or maybe you find...

May 12, 2022May 12, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

MCM Young Adults engage global Church Visits and preparations continue for our small MCM YA team headed to Indonesia this summer. Eight MCM congregations have been visited and 2 more are coming up. While their engagement has mostly been in learning and sharing, it will become in-person in July, when they get to Indonesia.Fundraising efforts...

May 6, 2022May 6, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Laura Funk concludes Spiritual Director-in-Residence term Greetings in the name of our risen Christ! I have deeply appreciated the opportunity to be your Spiritual Director in Residence as a half-time volunteer this year! Thank you for the myriad of ways you have invited me into your congregations and your hearts, through retreats, sermons, workshops, and...

April 27, 2022April 27, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Pastoral Transitions – Mackenzie Hildebrand begins as Interim Associate Pastor at North Kildonan Mennonite Church at the end of April, covering a maternity leave for Lizzie Wipf.– Dan Kehler completes his ministry as Lead Pastor at Altona Mennonite Church at the end of Apri Amplify Early bird registration has been extended to May 2.  Registration...

April 21, 2022April 21, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Easter Reflection Easter, the holiest, most revered day of the Christian calendar, will once again be celebrated the world over.  In the face of on-going war, the depths of despair, out of barren fields and winters that seem to never end, lies hope.  For Christ has risen, restoring life through faith, hope, and boundless love....

April 13, 2022April 13, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Palm Sunday reflection We celebrate Palm Sunday as a day of rejoicing in the midst of our season of Lent. We proclaim Jesus as our humble King with shouts of “Hosanna!” Yet Jesus knew what was in store for him in the coming week: confrontation, betrayal, rejection, abandonment, death. May we hold in faith these...

April 7, 2022April 7, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Thank you Rick! We are grateful to Rick Neufeld for his years of faithful and fruitful ministry among us, including 27 years as pastor and the past 6.5 years as Director of Leadership Ministries. As Rick retires this week, we wish him God’s rest and peace and joy!Michael Pahl will be taking over Interim duties...

March 31, 2022March 31, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Good Friday through the Senses – Stations of the Cross An interactive opportunity to explore the events of Maundy Thursday and Good Friday through stations involving taste, touch, smell, sound, and sight.April 15 and 16, multiple 2hr blocks.Visit the event page on the MCM website for more info and for free registration. 20th Annual Manitoba Birding...

March 24, 2022March 24, 2022by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

New Co-Directors of Leadership Ministries Announced Mennonite Church Manitoba (MCM) is pleased to announce Karen Schellenberg and Jeff Friesen as the next Co-Directors of Leadership Ministries. They will step into the position in late summer. Read the full news release here. MCM Gathering 2022 – New Videos Posted The summary video, hosted by Michael Pahl, and...

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