Love is a Verb: Engaging men to love

Steve Thomas is coordinator of Mennonite Men, the men’s organization of Mennonite Church USA. Steve lives in Goshen, Indiana. The mission of Mennonite Men is engaging men to grow, give and serve as followers of Jesus. For more information visit In a gathering of men, Ben[i], a 30-something man, shares from his heart. He […]

La junta ejecutiva apoya al Panel para la prevención del abuso sexual y acepta la renuncia de Villegas

[English] Por Janie Beck Kreider ORLANDO, Florida (Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU.) — Los miembros de la junta ejecutiva (JE) de la Iglesia Menonita de EE. UU., el personal del gabinete y los líderes de las agencias se reunieron del 2 al 4 de junio en Orlando, Florida, para la tercera reunión del bienio 2015-17. […]

Executive Board supports Panel for Sexual Abuse Prevention, accepts Villegas’s resignation

[Español] By Janie Beck Kreider ORLANDO, Florida (Mennonite Church USA) — Mennonite Church USA Executive Board (EB) members, Cabinet staff and agency leaders gathered June 2–4 in Orlando, Florida, for the third meeting of the 2015–17 biennium. The EB passed a statement in support of the Panel on Sexual Abuse Prevention, accepted the resignation of […]

Lao church receives JoinHands grant from Mennonite Men

Mennonite Men—On July 1, the Lao Canadian Evangelical Mennonite Church (LCEMC) of Toronto celebrated 32 years of ministry. During the celebration, the congregation received a JoinHands church grant of $40,000 from Mennonite Men. These grants are for new congregations acquiring their first permanent church building. LCEMC began as a small group of people worshiping and […]

Mennonite Men ‘joins hands’ with Mission Network to support Latin America churches

By Andrew Clouse  ELKHART, Ind.—Mennonite Mission Network is using a Mennonite Men JoinHands grant to help three churches in Latin America make their dreams of owning their own building a reality. $2,000 went to help complete the roof at the Pan de Vida (Bread of Life) Church in the Nuevo Milenio neighborhood of Barranquilla, Colombia. […]

Mennonite Men JoinHands church grant to support Spanish congregation

Mennonite Men / Mennonite Mission Network Mennonite Men JoinHands church grant to support Spanish congregation Since 1999, the service component of Mennonite Men—JoinHands—has offered an annual tithe grant to Mennonite denominational mission boards in the U.S. and Canada. In November 2011, a JoinHands grant of $5,000 was given to Mennonite Mission Network to assist with […]