All posts by Dan Miller

Bethany Christian Schools is a dynamic learning community that integrates faith development with academic excellence.  Grounded in Mennonite values, Bethany equips students for Christian discipleship in the church and around the world.     Although the words of the mission statement have been updated and revised from time to time, Bethany is essentially carrying out the same mission ... [ More ]
Posted December 10, 2017 by Dan Miller
Our mission is to facilitate the ministry of the church, encourage commitment to Jesus Christ and assist people of all ages to become the person God desires. Amigo Centre is a retreat and recreation center for members of Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference congregations, their friends and the wider community. Amigo provides a unique environment where we gather to listen and share, pray and worship, enjoy ... [ More ]
Posted December 10, 2017 by Dan Miller
On this first day of August, I greet you in the name of Jesus who lives and walks among us. I pray you are having a good summer, with some time for family and relaxation. No doubt there are always things clamoring for attention. How is it when you spend time praying for conference and Renewing a Vision? My sense is that we all still wonder about some of the details. While delegate action this summer was ... [ More ]
Posted August 1, 2017 by Dan Miller
Delegates, Thank you to those who attended the March delegate meetings. We - Missional Leadership Team (MLT) - have reviewed the Wisdom Sheets from each of the three meetings and written a document, What We Heard, summarizing major points heard across all three meetings. We also identified some frequently asked questions. The document, Frequently Asked Questions II, lists those questions along with some ... [ More ]
Posted May 9, 2017 by Dan Miller
Is your church looking for a service opportunity? Consider working with Mennonite Disaster Service and Community Christian Fellowship (CCF) in Detroit yet this month. As Mennonite Disaster Service closed its flood clean-up project in Detroit, they invited Community Christian Fellowship (CCF) to enter into an extended relationship through August 2017. Rehab projects include CCF church facilities, CCF church ... [ More ]
Posted May 9, 2017 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