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Reopening and Rejoicing! April 8, 2021

Koinonia Mennonite Church, Clinton, Oklahoma Reopening and Rejoicing! The first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Oklahoma in early March 2020. Without hesitancy, Susan Hart, the Pastor of the Koinonia Indian Mennonite Church, closed the Church. She told the congregants: … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, April 13, 2021

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS April 13, 2021 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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Easter Forgiveness, April 6, 2021

     by Jennie Wintermote, WDC Resource Library Director In March, the WDC Resource Library’s Final Thursday Book Discussion was on Michele Hershberger’s book, Why Did Jesus Die and What Difference Does It Make?  The central question Michele addresses in this slim … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, April 6, 2021

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS April 6, 2021 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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Congregational discernment in a pandemic Easter season

     by Heidi Regier Kreider, March 30, 2021 As your congregation observes Holy Week and celebrates Easter, do you sense new hope, energy and purpose for the future as you are encouraged by post-pandemic possibilities? Or do you feel … Continue reading

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WDC Sprouts, March 30, 2021

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS March 30, 2021 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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Hoffnungsau Mennonite Church, Inman KS

Pastoral Ministry Job Description Please contact Western District Conference (wdc@mennowdc.org) for the Congregational Information Form.

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WDC Sprouts, March 23, 2021

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS March 23, 2021 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, March 16, 2021

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS March 16, 2021 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, March 9, 2021

WESTERN DISTRICT CONFERENCE SPROUTS March 9, 2021 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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