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Lent Extravaganza!

This week, in the middle of Lent, when Lent seemed to be getting a little long in the tooth, a creative team from BC’s Frazer Valley helped me delve deeply into the texts of Lent 2016. Why? Because this is … Continue reading

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6 Angles on Expanding our Communion Tables!

Come Lord Jesus, be our Host by Elsie Rempel illust. Joanna G. Pinkerton Come Lord Jesus be our Host helps us stop and take a good look at what we really believe about communion. It guides congregations as they navigate … Continue reading

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What Do we believe about children?

My dad taught Sunday school for many years. He would often say, in German, that they’re all angels (Engel), but some of them have the letter B in front of that descriptor (Bengel = brats). That pithy saying summarizes the … Continue reading

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Seeing theology through the eyes of a child (3 of 3)

Through the Eyes of a Child: New Insights in Theology from a Child’s Perspective part A http://resources.mennonitechurch.ca/ResourceView/2/16005#sthash.AObfUyvU.dpuf Reading this collection of essays has been both challenging and stretching.  In the exchange between the realities of child experience and adult theological/psychological/educationist … Continue reading

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Seeing theology through the eyes of children (2 of 3)

Through the Eyes of a Child: New Insights in Theology from a Child’s Perspective part A http://resources.mennonitechurch.ca/ResourceView/2/16005#sthash.AObfUyvU.dpuf Last week I gave you a glimpse into the thoughtful reflection and analysis of children’s understanding of the first five major doctrinal issues … Continue reading

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Seeing theology through the eyes of children (1 of3)

Through the Eyes of a Child: New Insights in Theology from a Child’s Perspective part A http://resources.mennonitechurch.ca/ResourceView/2/16005#sthash.AObfUyvU.dpuf by Anne Richards; Peter Privett – See more at: http://resources.mennonitechurch.ca/ResourceView/2/16005   After being inspired by Anne Richard’s newest book, Children in the Bible: … Continue reading

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