Mennonite Future Church Summit Results
Posted on July 23rd, 2017
The Mennonite Church USA engaged in a “Future Church Summit" as part of the national convention. This was a great activity, and the theme reports (combined together at the end of this post) received a high confidence vote by the delegates (see: https://twitter.com/toddgrotenhuis/status/883677101995544576).
The delegate body also voted to affirm the following:
This is a much weaker version of the original resolution, but as has happened in past conventions, the moderator rushed movement on the resolution due to the timeline. Future conventions need to save more space for deliberation and adequate discussion of resolutions.
I will have more commentary on the work of the Future Church Summit activities and table groups in future posts. For now, please enjoy the theme reports, and let me know if you have any questions I should address in future topics about the summit.