Musing – Th-th-th-tha-tha-tha-that’s all, folks!

Musings from Pastor Steve’s desk Th-th-th-th-that’s all folks May 13, 2015 It’s the season of graduations and transitions in worlds affected by school year or academy.  And it is at Cincinnati Mennonite Fellowship as well.  New things are coming.  A new...

Musing – Baltimore Riot or Revolution?

Musings from Pastor Steve’s desk Baltimore Riot or Revolution? April 28, 2015 I’ve gotta say, with all the media attention on police and issues of race in America, I don’t understand why any police officer would not go to the greatest extremes to ensure...

Musing – Broader Mennonite Stuff

Musings from Pastor Steve’s desk Broader Mennonite Stuff April 22, 2015 There continues to be a lot of stuff going on in broader Mennonite circles these days: conversations at conference levels jockeying of positions before the Mennonite Church USA biennial assembly...

Musing – CMF, High or low context culture?

Musings from Pastor Steve’s desk CMF, high or low context culture? April 15, 2015 I came across the idea of high context vs. low context culture a number of years ago when Donald Kraybill described the Amish as a high context culture where the bonds of community and...

Musing – Holy Week Offering

Musings from Pastor Steve’s desk Holy Week Offering April 1, 2015 A Lenten reflection for your Holy Week: This is a link to a helpful Lenten reflection by Walter Brueggemann, reflecting on race in America and Ferguson, Missouri.  I came across this while writing one...