All posts by Dan Miller

By Laurie Oswald Robinson for Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference Without warning, they began showing up. About two dozen unchurched teenagers in fall 2015 began coming to Mennonite Youth Fellowship (MYF) at North Main Street Mennonite Church in Nappanee, Ind. The influx of neighborhood kids more than tripled the Wednesday evening youth group. Typically, no more than a half dozen other churched teenagers ... [ More ]
Posted October 11, 2016 by Dan Miller
Re-published with permission from MAH News and Notes for October 2016. Author Rich Preheim will speak at the October 15 meeting of Michiana Anabaptist Historians at Yellow Creek Mennonite Church. For more information, see In Pursuit of Faithfulness Review of Rich Preheim’s New Book DOUGLAS KAUFMAN Conference Pastor for LeadershipTransitions, Indiana-Michigan Mennonite ... [ More ]
Posted October 6, 2016 by Dan Miller
By Laurie Oswald Robinson for Indiana-Michigan Conference Grand Marais (Mich.) Mennonite Church decided the most missional thing it could do where winters are cold and emergency resources are few was to provide physical – as well as spiritual – shelter. So six years ago, the congregation of 20 members – located on the upper peninsula of Michigan and the southern shore of Lake Superior – built a new ... [ More ]
Posted September 15, 2016 by Dan Miller
Lombard Mennonite Peace Center has various training and educational offerings through next spring. Mediation Skills Training Institute for Church Leaders will be offered three times between now and the end of March. The next training is in Ferguson, Missouri on October 3-7, 2016. See brochure for details. Clergy Clinic in Family Emotional Process  is designed to enhance the ability of participants ... [ More ]
Posted July 13, 2016 by Dan Miller
Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference is renewing the vision for our community of congregations. The document and related materials are available ... [ More ]
Posted July 1, 2016 by Dan Miller
October income generally lags behind expenses, as they did this month, with income of $24,919 while expenses were $29,552. For the fiscal year, income lags $2300. Thanks goes to congregations and individuals who support the work of our life together. ... [ More ]
Posted November 11, 2015 by Dan Miller
This month we celebrate the pastors among us. You are part of this Jesus movement, sharing from your own experiences of God’s challenging grace and walking with others as they respond to their life opportunities. Growing in love for the faith community and for the world God loves, listening for the winds of the Spirit in scripture and in life, living with human limitations. Changing and adapting to the present ... [ More ]
Posted October 14, 2015 by Dan Miller