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MCUSA Job Opportunity

The Mennonite Church USA communications team is looking to hire a feature writer and social media content manager on a contract basis (30-40 hours per week) between now and August 2015. If you or someone you know might be interested in this role, contact Hannah Heinzekehr for more details (HannahH@MennoniteUSA.org). It would be a super fun and flexible job interviewing and telling stories about awesome things people are doing all across the church.

MennoNerds Is Recruiting

MennoNerds is on the lookout for new Anabaptist-minded bloggers.  We have over 50 blog streams being syndicated on our website right now and we have several affiliates also associated with us.  There are quite a few other folks out there who are writing blogs and thinking good MennoNerdy thinky-thoughts.  We’re especially looking for bloggers who are not your typical white male Anabaptist folks. Click on the link above or click on http://mennonerds.com/becoming-an-author/ and fill out an application.We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

Super Bowl Sunday: Slavery Beneath the Stadium Seats

Sunday, millions of people will gather in their living rooms, pubs, bars or restaurants to witness what they believe to be one of the biggest football games of the year. Those who are fortunate to be physically at the stadium in Arizona will root for their favorite team, but most of them will be oblivious to other things that are taking place right beneath their stadium seats.

Buying the Kingdom

It was every little boys dream. I remember sitting riveted to my television screen, I couldn’t believe my eyes. I suddenly knew what I wanted to do with my life. The year was 1994. I was nine years old and I had just witness the greatest thing ever. I was envious of Preston. He had the […]

Reflections on 1 Samuel 3

[This post is excerpted from this full sermon.] The very first sentence of this story tells us that “the boy Samuel was ministering to the Lord under Eli.” And this sentence tells us right away how things are supposed to work. Samuel is a boy and Eli is a grown-up. Samuel is serving under Eli. […]

Does the value of human life depend on where you live?

Terrorism has become an unfortunate fact of life in first world countries over the past decade or two. The Twin Towers in the US in 2001, the 2002 Bali nightclub bombings which affected many western tourists, Spain’s train bombings in 2004, the 2005 London transport bombings and now the several recent terrorist actions in France […]

Transforming Homelessness

The human brain is created to be infinitely flexible.   If a person loses their sight or hearing,
the section of the brain dedicated to that sense is then reused for other
purposes.  It takes some time, but any
section of the brain can be tra…

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