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Sprouts, September 16, 2014

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS September 16, 2014 A weekly communication for: WDC Churches and Pastors WDC Executive Board, Commission, Committee and Task Force members  Any content may be used in bulletins and newsletters and forwarded to congregational leaders and members. … Continue reading

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Pick My Brain: Let the Children Come… and Lead Us…, September 9, 2014

Pick My Brain – Let the Children Come…and Lead Us…      by Marlene Bogard, Minister of Christian Formation I recently preached on Matthew 19: 13 – 15 at Buhler Mennonite Church in connection with other resourcing on developing Safe Sanctuary policies.    … Continue reading

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Sprouts, September 9, 2014

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS September 9, 2014 A weekly communication for: WDC Churches and Pastors WDC Executive Board, Commission, Committee and Task Force members  Any content may be used in bulletins and newsletters and forwarded to congregational leaders and members. … Continue reading

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Clarion Call: Endurance, September 2014

Clarence’s Clarion Call – Endurance      by Clarence Rempel, WDC Conference Minister  It seemed like a good idea. Why not climb one more 14er as a capstone to a wonderful vacation week in Colorado? The sunrise on Mt. Massive was … Continue reading

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Sprouts, September 2, 2014

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS September 2, 2014 A weekly communication for: WDC Churches and Pastors WDC Executive Board, Commission, Committee and Task Force members Any content may be used in bulletins and newsletters and forwarded to congregational leaders and members. … Continue reading

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Sprouts, August 26, 2014

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS August 26, 2014 A weekly communication for: WDC Churches and Pastors WDC Executive Board, Commission, Committee and Task Force members  Any content may be used in bulletins and newsletters and forwarded to congregational leaders and members. … Continue reading

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WDC Seeds, August 20, 2014

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SEEDS August 20, 2014 Celebrating the Past, Faithfully Embracing the Future  On July 27 Hoffnungsau Mennonite Church celebrated their 140th anniversary (and counting) since the beginning of the congregation.  Hoffnungsau Mennonite is a congregation located in the … Continue reading

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Do We Focus on Church Rather Than Mission?

by Gilberto Flores, WDC Associate Conference Minister In my last article I mentioned that a congregation has to be inspired to take the risk to move from a self-centered focus to a mission-oriented imagination. I suggested the need of a … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, August 19, 2014

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS August 19, 2014 A weekly communication for: WDC Churches and Pastors WDC Executive Board, Commission, Committee and Task Force members Any content may be used in bulletins and newsletters and forwarded to congregational leaders and members. … Continue reading

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