We have the opportunity to continue to change and live into our new name which emphasizes the value of each piece, each person, each community, created in the image of God.
How does our re-opening, re-gathering, or refraining from gathering express our love of God?
“I am amazed by the generosity of individuals and communities, feeling a sense of ‘us’ as the conference and wanting to dream together.”
The symbols weren’t lost on me, bearing witness and participating in both worship and recognitions.
“Today we celebrate the ministry of reconciliation that has been and will continue to be our life’s work.”
Pastoring congregations in Anabaptist settings is not for the faint-hearted.
Claude’s work was deeply personal but also carried us together as a people in the way of Christ’s peace to the ends of the earth.
Questions and concern around immigration have become increasingly important for members of Franconia Conference, which has seen a increase in immigrant congregations over the past decade.