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MCC honduras lifts up Colombia at service in Teguc mennonite church

Edder Mecón is an MCC service worker from Colombia serving in Honduras. He shares a reflection on the Days of Prayer and Action for Colombia that he participated in with a Mennonite congregation in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Being part of Mennonite Central Committee motivates me to participate in the opportunities and activities developed by the wider,…

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drone from non-mcc source

On May 15, 2015, Mennonite Central Committee U.S. joined more than 25 other faith-based groups in expressing their concerns about the U.S. government’s lethal drones policy.  You can read the full text below, or view the entire letter and its’ signers here. RE: TARGETED LETHAL DRONES PROGRAM As senior leaders of our respective denominations and…

Read more Faith leaders express concerns on drones to White House, Congress

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By Rachelle Lyndaker Schlabach Forty years ago, in April 1975, the Vietnam War came to an end. But that same month, a civil war was beginning in another part of the world. The war in Lebanon would eventually take the lives of an estimated 150,000 people and devastate the country’s infrastructure, before coming to an…

Read more “We are tired!”