Reflections from Sent 2018

I had the privilege of participating in the Mennonite Mission Network’s annual conference for church planters. We met at Living Water Community Church (LWCC) in Roger’s Park, on the north side of Chicago. The location is just west of Loyola University (on the lake), a...

Reflections on Healthy Boundary Training

MC USA strongly encouraged Conference Ministers and congregational leaders to attend these trainings to support strengthening our lives as Jesus’ followers. These trainings were facilitated by “Faith Trust”, based out of Seattle WA. Additionally, MSMC supported...

Reflections from Faith & Life Forum

God is working His Purpose out… By Jeni Hiett Umble, Living Light of Peace Church, Arvada, CO The 2018 Faith and Life Forum was a highlight for me. I have always been fascinated by the history and literature of the Bible. John Sharp, Professor of Bible and Ministry at...

Keeping Your Pastor Long-term

By Merv Birky, Regional Conference Minister Most churches would prefer to keep their pastor long-term rather than short-term. Research has shown that churches that experience long-term pastoral leadership tend to be healthier than those with serial short-term pastors....

Motel Options in La Junta

Motel options in La Junta for the Faith & Life Forum April 20-21, 2018   Hampton Inn 27800 W. Hwy 50 719-384-4444   Holiday Inn Express 27994 W. Hwy 50 719-384-2900   Econo Lodge / Super 8 Motel 27882 Frontage Road 719-384-4408   Midtown Hotel 215 E. 3rd Street...