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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 t...

Mennonite Church USA Convention 2017

Posted on July 3rd, 2017

It’s almost time! This year, I am a delegate representing Indiana Michigan Conference. You can find information, including our only resolution at the convention delegate page. To follow or mute updates from this bi-annual event, use #MennoCon17 (twitter, Facebook) on social media and the #MCUSA tag on this blog. I’ll try to do daily updates on Delegate session activity, including the vote on the "Seeking Peace in Israel and Palestine" resolution and the Future Church Summit. Any questions...

Todd Grotenhuis

Professionally an Information Security Specialist, Politically an Abolitionist, Theologically an Anabaptist