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From 30 May to 2 June 2019, 45 young Mennonites from The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and Ukraine met in Dopersduin, Schoorl, to connect, inspire each other and learn from each other about what it means to walk together as one church. 

In this following article you'll read about the experience of guide M. Bossa  companied by a Zimbabwe delegation, they visit the Holocaust Memorial in Berlijn. 

From 26-29 April, a group of European mennonite students met eachother in Klaipėda, Lithuania.They discussed (neo)nationalism in relation to the anabaptist faith and tradition. This is the statement they produced as outcome of their meeting.    

A short collumn from the newsletter of the Association of the Mennonite Brethren Churches in Ukraine. 

"Last aid" in the community
Worship and course to alleviate suffering
Is there meaningful suffering? Was the question that Bernhard Thiessen asked in the church service on January 13, 2019. We are rightfully happy that thanks to the palliative care no one has to suffer anymore. There are many remedies for the treatment of pain that make illness easier, even dying. And yet the question remains, especially in the light of the coming Passion-time, that is, the time in which we remember the suffering of Jesus: When is suffering meaningful? 

  It is now more than four years ago that separatists supported by Russia occupied the area around Donetsk in Ukraine and that Russia annexed Crimea itself. There were truces that were broken and new ones were agreed. There is now a front line that is more or less stable. There are more than 2 million refugees, “internally displaced people”.
From the end of the 18th to the mid-20th centuries, Mennonites lived in Ukraine. They were large communities that were often not without means.
With this information in mind, the annual meeting of the presidents of the Mennonite communities in Europe was held at the end of October 2018.
Henk Stenvers, Coordinator European Mennonite Conferences/MWC Europe representative, describes this visit.   


Letters to my son

MCC roundtable meeting Oxford, November 2018

What about that Kingdom of Yours?


What story do you need to pass on?

Motion to denounce the Eurosatory fair

Passing comfort on to others by Naomi Enns

Mennonite Europe during the CME2018 / MERK 2018

The European Mennonite Regional Conference in Montbéliard, 10–13 May 2018 by Joshua T. Searle

DVD Far from home

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