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Entries from August 2010

Pilgrimage to Zion

August 30th, 2010 by isaac · No Comments

Below is an excerpt from my sermon this past Sunday. I used four Psalms to think through some of the stories I heard while visiting Salem-Zion Mennonite Church in Freeman, South Dakota. Sometime in 1918, Joseph and Michael Hofer were arrested for refusing to serve in the military. Because they did not cooperate with the […]

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Mennonites in the City of Lancaster, etc.

August 15th, 2010 by isaac · No Comments

If you’re interested, I wrote up a short reflection about my time with a Mennonite church in Lancaster, PA. Here’s an excerpt: A crowd assembles along the sidewalk in front of East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church on a Monday evening. Pastor Ron Adams blesses the food, and hungry people file through the entryway and into the […]

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