It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of James (“Jim”) Frederick Schrag, 78, pastor, & leader, on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in North Newton, Kansas. James was a member of First Mennonite Church, Newton, KS and had previously served as pastor at Tabor Mennonite Church, Newton, KS. James also served as the first Mennonite Church USA Executive Director helping guide the merger that created the denomination as it is today. A funeral service is planned for 11 am on Friday, January 13 at First Mennonite Church, Newton, KS.

You can find an article from MC USA on James Schrag’s passing below.