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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Changes in MCM staffing reflect renewed commitments Members of Mennonite Church Manitoba congregations will notice some changes to MCM staffing as we head into 2022. Read the whole article. New Position: Director of Mission Engagement job opportunity posted. MCM Staff in the congregations Dorothy Fontaine November 7: Charleswood Mennonite Michael Pahl Nov 14: preaching at First Mennonite Dec...

November 4, 2021November 4, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Rick Neufeld announces retirement Rick Neufeld, Director of Leadership Ministries, has announced that he will retire effective March 31, 2022. Rick has been in this position for 6.5 years and has served in pastoral ministry within MCM for 34 years. We are grateful for his many years of service to the churches and pastors of...

October 27, 2021October 27, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Good conversations in the Menno Office (online) University students are invited to join in the conversations hosted by Mark von Kampen at the Menno Office online and at the U of M (Inter-Mennonite Chaplaincy Association). This week they are tackling a timely issue:“In the context of a conversation between Anabaptism and Evangelicalism, we’re exploring themes...

October 20, 2021October 20, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Pray for our listening circle Representatives from MCM churches are gathering via Zoom for a listening circle this Saturday, October 16, hearing from each other the different ways we have discerned the Spirit’s leading around questions of LGBTQ+ recognition and inclusion. Pray for a spirit of humility and grace among participants, and that this event...

October 13, 2021October 13, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

MCM Launches Renewed Focus on Congregational Health At its fall retreat, the Mennonite Church Manitoba board committed MCM to a renewed focus on the congregational health of its 38 member churches. This includes a new job title for Kathy Giesbrecht: Director of Congregational Ministries.Read the article. Learn more on the new Congregational Ministries page. New Public Health...

October 7, 2021October 7, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

MMIWG2S Honouring and Awareness Day October 4. Join a vigil in honour of Manitoba Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirit and their families at the MMIWG2S monument at the Forks (near the Oodena Circle) running from 4:30pm – 5:30pm Monday October 4.  INDIGENOUS-SETTLER RELATIONS National Day for Truth and Reconciliation an opportunity for church...

September 29, 2021September 29, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Woven ( Mennonite Women MB) Kick Off their new Woven Wednesday Series, entitled Faith: Yours, Mine and Ours, on Wednesday Sept. 29th at 8pm. We invite MCM women to join with our guests, Margie Hildebrand and Marika Veith, in exploration of the images of God we’ve held, hold and hope for.  Hosted by Kathy Giesbrecht,...

September 23, 2021September 23, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

MCM Fall Update A brief report from Executive Minister Michael Pahl. Read the update here. Woven kick off “Woven Wednesdays” Woven ( Mennonite Women MB) are thrilled to announce the Kick Off of their Woven Wednesday Series; Faith: Yours, Mine and Ours, Wednesday Sept. 29th 8pm.  Hosted by Kathy Giesbrecht this monthly online gathering  hopes to...

September 16, 2021September 16, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Join an MCM Gratitude Group. Every second week for six weeks on Zoom. 40 minutes of joining others in encouragement and sharing gratitude. Led by Laura Funk, MCM Spiritual Director-in-Residence. www.mennochurch.mb.ca/events for much more info and to register.

September 9, 2021September 9, 2021by
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Sterling Mennonite Fellowship worship service for MC Canada – Aug 29 Sterling Mennonite Fellowship in Winnipeg, Manitoba is joining together with a collection of Mennonite churches in Manitoba for this week’s nation-wide worship service. The scripture text for this Sunday is James 1:17-27 which leads us to reflect on what true religion is all about. As...

August 26, 2021August 26, 2021by