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WDC Sprouts, October 15, 2019

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS October 15, 2019 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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Conversations in a changing climate, October 1, 2019

     by Heidi Regier Kreider, WDC Conference Minister Last weekend, I attended the annual Prairie Festival at The Land Institute (Salina, KS).  The Land Institute is a non-profit science-based research organization working to develop food production methods that sustain … Continue reading

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Faith Formation through a New Lens? October 8, 2019

     by Kathy Neufeld Dunn, Associate Conference Minister (Kansas-Based) John Roberto is the founder of a nonprofit called Lifelong Faith.  He and his staff have consistently reached out to a variety of US churches in different denominations to learn … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, October 8, 2019

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS October 8, 2019 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 Sprouts, October 1, 2019

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS October 1, 2019 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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A Treasure, September 24, 2019

by Jennie Wintermote, Conference Resource Library Director I have the best job.  Every day I get to care for a precious treasure.   The WDC Resource Library is a unique treasure–the only library of its kind in Mennonite Church USA.  … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, September 24, 2019

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS September 24, 2019 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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There is a need for hope and community building / Hay una necesidad de esperanza y construir una comunidad

by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-based) After a couple of days of engaging in meetings, I just wanted to go home and rest. It was late at night when I landed at DFW airport when I contacted Uber … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, September 17, 2019

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS September 17, 2019 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 Sprouts, September 10, 2019

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS September 10, 2019 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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