Virginia Mennonite Conference

May 30, 2014

Leaders explore theme of baptism and memberships at second Pastoral Leaders Consultation event in Powhatan

May 30, 2014
by Clyde G. Kratz
Executive Conference Minister

Leaders explore theme of baptism and memberships at second Pastoral Leaders Consultation event in Powhatan

Powhatan Mennonite Church was the location of the second Pastoral Leaders Consultation held on Friday, May 2. Tim Kennel, pastor of the congregation, hosted the event along with the assistance of the hospitality committee that provided refreshments, abundance of food for the noon meal, and generous friendships. A worship team from the congregation provided a time of inspirational worship to begin the event. This is the second in a series of five pastoral leaders consultations planned for the purpose of building trust through conversation on key issues that impact their …

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Assembly will explore Making Disciples As We Go!

May 30, 2014
by Shirley Yoder Brubaker
Moderator of Virginia Mennonite Conference

Assembly will explore Making Disciples As We Go!

What will you enjoy most when attending VMC’s annual Assembly this July in Charlottesville? The robust singing in the evening worship service? Animated discussions around your delegate table? A new idea for your congregation garnered from a workshop? Sitting around the supper table with friends you rarely get to see? Or, perhaps, just basking in the presence of brothers and sisters who share your Anabaptist views of church and theology? This summer’s Assembly at Trinity Presbyterian in Charlottesville, July 24-26, will provide all of the possibilities listed above—and more. Trinity …

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