Delegate News — Winter 2019 #4

Here is the slate of nominees for Conference positions Next week at Annual Conference Assembly, delegates will be asked to affirm a slate of nominees for a variety of Conference positions. This slate is compiled by the Ohio Conference Gifts Discernment Ministry. 2019 ACA Slate New delegate orientation set for 1 p.m. Friday All new delegates to Annual Conference Assembly…

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Winter Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a winter cluster meeting Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. at Central Mennonite Church in Archbold. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. This meeting was originally scheduled for Jan. 29 but was postponed because of inclement weather. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations…

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Winter Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a winter cluster meeting Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m. at Crown Hill Mennonite Church in Rittman. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Jan. 22 — Beech Mennonite Church in Louisville Jan. 24 — Oak Grove…

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NW Ohio cluster meeting postponed

Due to the weather forecast, the cluster meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Central Mennonite has been postponed until Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 p.m. The location will be the same. Please spread the word!

Winter Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a winter cluster meeting Jan. 24 at 6:30 p.m. at Oak Grove Mennonite Church in West Liberty. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Jan. 22 — Beech Mennonite Church in Louisville Jan. 29 — Central…

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Winter Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a winter cluster meeting Jan. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at Beech Mennonite Church in Louisville. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Jan. 24 — Oak Grove Mennonite Church in West Liberty Jan. 29 — Central Mennonite…

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Delegate News — Winter 2019 #2

A reminder: Four cluster meetings planned Ohio Conference will hold four winter cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last for about 90 minutes. The following meetings are planned: Jan. 22 — Beech Mennonite Church in Louisville Jan. 24 — Oak Grove Mennonite Church in West Liberty Jan. 29 — Central Mennonite Church in…

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Delegate News — Winter 2019

Four winter cluster meetings planned Ohio Conference will hold four winter cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last for about 90 minutes. The following meetings are planned: Jan. 22 — Beech Mennonite Church in Louisville Jan. 24 — Oak Grove Mennonite Church in West Liberty Jan. 29 — Central Mennonite Church in Archbold…

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Fall Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a fall cluster meeting Nov. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Summit Mennonite Church in Barberton. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Oct. 2 — South Union Mennonite Church in West Liberty Oct. 4 —…

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Fall Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a fall cluster meeting Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at Wooster Mennonite Church. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Oct. 2 — South Union Mennonite Church in West Liberty Oct. 4 — Toledo Mennonite…

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Fall Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a fall cluster meeting Oct. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at Toledo Mennonite Church. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Oct. 2 — South Union Mennonite Church in West Liberty Oct. 16 — Wooster Mennonite Church Nov. 6 —…

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Fall Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold a fall cluster meeting Oct. 2 at 6:30 p.m. at South Union Mennonite Church in West Liberty. This meeting is for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly, although others are also welcome to attend. Cluster meetings will also be held at three other locations this fall: Oct. 4 — Toledo Mennonite Church Oct. 16 —Wooster Mennonite Church Nov. 6 —…

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Delegate News – Fall 2018 #2

Proposed constitutional changes to be introduced at fall cluster meetings At this year’s cluster meetings, we will be introducing some proposed changes to the Ohio Conference Constitution. In order to make allowance for congregations that wish to remain a part of Ohio Conference, but not the denomination, we have proposed the changes that are found on page six and page…

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Four cluster meetings scheduled

Ohio Conference will hold four fall cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last about one and a half hours. The following meetings are scheduled: Oct. 2 — South Union Mennonite Church in West Liberty Oct. 4 — Toledo Mennonite Church Oct. 16 — Wooster Mennonite Church Nov. 6 — Summit…

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Delegate News — Fall 2018

Four fall cluster meetings scheduled Ohio Conference will hold four fall cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last about one and a half hours. The following meetings are scheduled: Oct. 2 — South Union Mennonite Church in West Liberty Oct. 4 — Toledo Mennonite Church Oct. 16 — Wooster Mennonite…

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Gathered and Sent Missional Conference

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Gathered and Sent, a missional conference, will precede the 2018 Annual Conference Assembly. Speakers will be Meghan Good, teaching pastor at Trinity Mennonite Church in Glendale, Arizona, and Marvin Lorenzana, discipleship initiatives director at Mennonite Mission Network. Cost for this event will be as follows: ACA Attendee Fee (for those attending Annual Conference Assembly) – $25 Regular Fee (for those not attending…

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Delegate News – Winter 2018 #2

Service project to benefit trafficking victims We are looking forward to seeing you at Bluffton University next week for the Gathered and Sent Missional Conference March 8-9 and Annual Conference Assembly March 9-10. A reminder for all Annual Conference Assembly participants: This year for a service project, the Conference is collecting donations to benefit survivors of human trafficking through the…

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Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four winter regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m. The following meetings have been scheduled: Feb. 13 — Sonnenberg Mennonite Church in Kidron Feb. 15 — West Clinton Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 20 — Maple Grove Mennonite Church in Hartville Feb.…

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Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four winter regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m. The following meetings have been scheduled: Feb. 13 — Sonnenberg Mennonite Church in Kidron Feb. 15 — West Clinton Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 20 — Maple Grove Mennonite Church in Hartville Feb.…

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Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four winter regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m. The following meetings have been scheduled: Feb. 13 — Sonnenberg Mennonite Church in Kidron Feb. 15 — West Clinton Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 20 — Maple Grove Mennonite Church in Hartville Feb.…

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Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four winter regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m. The following meetings have been scheduled: Feb. 13 — Sonnenberg Mennonite Church in Kidron Feb. 15 — West Clinton Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 20 — Maple Grove Mennonite Church in Hartville Feb.…

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Delegate News – Winter 2018

Four meetings planned for delegates Ohio Conference will hold four winter regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m. The following meetings have been scheduled: Feb. 13 — Sonnenberg Mennonite Church in Kidron Feb. 15 — West Clinton Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 20 — Maple Grove…

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Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four fall regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m.

Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four fall regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m.

Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four fall regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m.

Regional Cluster Meeting

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Ohio Conference will hold four fall regional cluster meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. Each meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m.  

What does it take to make mission missional?

By Joel Shenk Not everything the church does in the name of mission or outreach is missional. A group of friends and I recently brainstormed a top-ten list of things churches think are missional but actually aren’t: 10. Outdoor worship services 9. Ecumenical worship services 8. Prayer walks 7. Serving a meal to the homeless 6. MCC school kits and…

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Ohio Conference Cast in Orlando – Delegates reflect on first sessions

Following a very busy day at the Mennonite Church USA Convention in Orlando, Ohio Conference Cast host Bill Seymour talks with three delegates to the convention — Danae King, Charles Bontrager and Leanna Teodosio. They reflect on the first delegate session, which focused on a resolution about seeking peace in Israel and Palestine. They also give their impressions of the first session of…

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Three regional meetings scheduled

Ohio Conference has scheduled three regional meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. The meetings will take place at these locations: Feb. 21 — Tedrow Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 23 — Crown Hill Mennonite Church in Rittman March 7 — Oak Grove Mennonite Church in West Liberty All three meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last about an…

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Delegate News – Winter 2017

Three regional meetings scheduled Ohio Conference has scheduled three regional meetings for delegates to Annual Conference Assembly. The meetings will take place at these locations: Feb. 21 — Tedrow Mennonite Church in Wauseon Feb. 23 — Crown Hill Mennonite Church in Rittman March 7 — Oak Grove Mennonite Church in West Liberty All three meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m.…

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