Mennonite Hispanic Initiative: developing leaders with IBA

August 8, 2014
by Skip Tobin
USA Ministries Director for Virginia Mennonite Missions and Virginia Mennonite Conference

Mennonite Hispanic Initiative: developing leaders with IBA

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if immigrant church leaders had a place to gather and grow together in understanding how to live into the good news in their new Virginia contexts? This is what actually happens through Mennonite Hispanic Initiative’s Instituto Biblico Anabautista (IBA) study center. IBA’s purpose is to promote theological-biblical training of Spanish-speaking leaders who will serve Mennonite Church USA in various ministries. Liz Hernandez coordinates one of the two IBA study centers in Harrisonburg. Every Monday evening the IBA’s Christology II class meets at Eastern Mennonite Seminary. A …

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