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A Prayer for the Missing

for Daniel Ha, missing since October 31, 2014,
son of Ken and Ruth Ha, who are part of my congregation;
for all who are missing, and for their families and friends.
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Spiritual Practice

Health, Healing and the Church's Mission

I first met Willard Swartley when he was a professor at what is now Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, and have learned a great deal from his careful scholarship, kindness, and partnership with his wife, Mary. 944 more words

Books

Spark: Igniting Your God-Given Creativity

We have a title! After much brainstorming, many emails back and forth, two title surveys, and further conversation and consideration, my publisher has settled on: 243 more words

Writing

The 7 Best Ways to Unwrap Your Spiritual Gift

Thank you to the Mennonite Church BC Women’s Ministry for an excellent retreat weekend! It was wonderful to celebrate Christmas in October with Christmas stockings and baskets, Secret Santa gifts, carolling, turkey dinner, and so much more! 1,456 more words

Spiritual Practice

Fan into Flame the Gift Within You

I chose “Fan into Flame” as the working title forĀ my Bible study series on women, faith, and creativity. I wasn’t sure readers would immediately think of… 95 more words

Scripture

"We just want peace" -- from the global to the local

On Sunday, September 21 and throughout the preceding week, churches, communities and individuals around the world celebrated the UN International Day of Peace. It is a general call for peace around the world, but also a specific call for communities caught in the midst of ongoing conflict, violence and war. 774 more words

Peacebuilding