Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Mennonite Church Manitoba invites applications for two positions:Financial Services Assistant (.75 FTE) and Administrative Assistant (0.5 FTE) to start ca. February 1, 2021. These job descriptions are posted on the Mennonite Church Manitoba website. Please submit application letter and resume to Peter Rempel, Interim Administrator, at office@mennochurch.mb.ca by January 20 (extended deadline).

Mennonite Church Canada annual report available online Mennonite Church Canada’s annual report, “Looking Back on 2020,” is available through CommonWord at https://www.commonword.ca/ResourceView/83/10101. A one-page summary and full report are both available for congregational AGMs.

INDIGENOUS-SETTLER RELATIONS 

Join a February bookclub on Unsettling the Word – How might we read the Bible so that it can be an instrument of reconciliation and decolonization? In partnership with the New Leaf Network, Mennonite Church Canada’s Indigenous-Settler Relations is co-hosting a four-week book club on Unsettling the Word: Biblical Experiments in Decolonization. Join editor Steve Heinrichs, along with Indigenous authors and activists Cheryl Bear and Sylvia McAdam, for life-giving conversations on justice, faith, reparations, and healing. Borrow or order the book through CommonWord. For more info, and to register, click here.