Tour Reflection: Hearing Each Other

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by Jonas Cornelsen


Some things are so obvious they need to be said. Hearing each other well is essential for being church. This is a delicate theme, because we aren’t doing it well. The effects of distance—both geographical and theological—are being felt within and among our churches.

Reading the responses we collected on tour, and reflecting on my experience, I notice two major threads:

  • We feel strain in our relationships—we desire unity, but it’s hard work
  • We feel a disconnect between different “levels” of Mennonite Church Canada

I’ll start with relationships, and then suggest some connections with the idea of levels. Continue reading “Tour Reflection: Hearing Each Other”

Tour Reflection: Hearing Each Other

Witness Working Group: Feedback Wanted!

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by Emerging Voices Initiative


The Witness Working Group for the Mennonite Church Canada transition process is well underway, and they need your help! Group member Claire Hanson has made a survey for youth and young adults to give their thoughts on the future of MC Canada’s Witness programs. If you fall into those categories (self-selected), please take a few minutes to fill it out!

CLICK HERE to find the survey (via SurveyMonkey).

This is not an EVI-specific effort, but in the spirit of growing conversation, we’re happy to share it!


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