A journey to find the meaning of ‘Mennonite’

April 4, 2013

Mennonite means different things to different people in Germany. Sect. Heritage. Irrelevant. Faithful. Traditional. Since arriving, we have been in a process of learning what the label means to those who are from a Mennonite background, those who were, those who are not, and those who have nothing to do with Christianity. Part of what […]


Deep longings, deep hopes from younger adults

July 9, 2012

Where are all the young adults? Recent studies show that more than 50% of youth who were active in church during their high school years are not returning after graduation. Indeed, many VMC congregations are noticing this dramatic disappearance of younger participants and are wondering what is happening. Yet in the meta-crisis of a rapidly […]



Sign up for an email newsletter with VMMissions updates, news and events or see a list of our other email newsletters.