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Speaker Moves from Fear to Hope in Sept. 11 Speech

A tall candle flickered on the podium, the word "hope" attached to the base. It seemed an appropriate symbol for the day, Sept. 11, 2006, exactly five years after terrorists’ attacks on U.S. soil. "Hope" was also the theme of the public presentation held that evening in Lehman Auditorium at Eastern Mennonite University that explored ways people respo ...More

Young Adults Explore God

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Seminary Prof to Scrutinize Pastoral ‘Excellence’

What makes an excellent pastor: Long hours on the job? A significant prayer life? A special way with people? What about educational preparation? An in-depth knowledge of Scripture? A new research project that ...More

Church Leaders Launch Stage Two of

MT PLEASANT, PA – Forty-five church leaders from four Mennonite conferences met Dec. 7-8 at Laurelville Mennonite Retreat Center to discuss gift discernment and mentoring in their home congregations. The retreat launched stage two of ...More

Pannell to Direct ‘LEAP’ Program

Richard A. Pannell of Harrisonburg has been named director of “LEAP,” a new program being established at Eastern Mennonite Seminary. LEAP, which stands for “Learning, Exploring and Participating,” is a broad-based effort ...More