Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

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 for Youth Gathering 2022 at Camp Valaqua in Edmonton, July 31 to August 4, (ages 12-18), is now live.
Youth gatherings are a time to connect to the wider church family, recharge our spirits, and spend quality time together in nature. It is our deepest hope that both youth and leaders will experience all of these things (and more!) at Amplify! 

Consider CMU: “Where your faith and community matter.”

Virtual open house on Wednesday, April 27, 6:00–7:00 PM CDT. Receive a virtual tour of CMU’s campus, ask questions of our Admissions team, and hear from faculty and current students. Visit

Mennonite Church Canada transitions Indigenous-Settler Relations program

Mennonite Church Canada is transitioning its Indigenous-Settler Relations (ISR) program to the five regional churches that make up its nationwide community of faith. Read the full news release.

Join us to celebrate 30 years of service by George and Tobia Veith. April 22, 2022, 7:30 p.m. Douglas Mennonite Church, Winnipeg. Stories, pictures, and visions for the future. Refreshments and visiting to follow. Covid protocols will be followed. Email [email protected] for link to join online.

Camps with Meaning’s annual Birding Retreat still has spaces for birders of all ages. Register before April 29th to take advantage of the early bird rate. Information and registration can be found at

MCM Delegates for MC Canada Gathering 2022
Mennonite Church Manitoba is looking for delegates to attend the MC Canada Gathering in Edmonton, July 29-Aug 1. We need 11 general delegates to represent MCM at delegate sessions and 3 Young Leaders Experience participants (age 17-21) to take part in a delegate program geared for them. Registration, accommodation, and travel costs will be covered. Please see for more info, and contact [email protected]ca if you are interested.