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From the Conference Minister’s Heart

       by Heidi Regier Kreider, WDC Conference Minister This is the second of three articles on WDC’s mission statement: “WDC empowers Anabaptist/Mennonite congregations to Witness and invite others to faith in Jesus Christ, Dwell in just and loving relationships, … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, April 25, 2017

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS  April 25, 2017 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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Led by the Spirit

     by Byron Pellecer, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based) Whether an area conference or an established congregation is planning to start new churches, or working on church revitalization or church growth, I believe that either approach requires us to be … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, April 18, 2017

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS  April 18, 2017 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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Self Care, April 4, 2017

     by Kathy Neufeld Dunn, WDC Associate Conference Minister (Kansas-Based) A classic devotional by Frances Roberts is entitled Come Away, My Beloved.  It’s the invitation to take time away to grow in intimacy with God.  We read the gospels and … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, April 11, 2017

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS  April 11, 2017 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, April 4, 2017

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS  April 4, 2017 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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Comments from the Conference Minister, April 2017

Heidi Regier Kreider What do a leaky toilet and a congregational visioning process have in common?  They are both issues that we might face in a typical week at the WDC office!  The toilet down the hall is leaking, and … Continue reading

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Loving the Stranger

  WDC asked for brief stories of what congregations are doing to minister with immigrants and refugees.  These   accounts are some responses of how you are “loving the stranger” in your congregational and community          contexts.  And we know that a great amount … Continue reading

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WDC Garden, April/May 2017

WDC Garden, April/May 2017 WDC Jardín, abril/mayo de 2017

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