Establishing National Churches in the Developing World

Contributor: Phil Yoder | Length : 33 | File type : Audio

How do conservative Anabaptists, accustomed to standing against their host culture, plant healthy churches within other cultures?

The Essence of the Great Commission

Contributor: Duane Eby | Length : 34 | File type : Audio

Jesus is with his church to the end of the age--but to what purpose does he give us this comfort? The gospel is, after all, the confounding genius of our task.

Nonconformity among Today’s Anabaptists

Contributor: Nathan Yoder | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

In this presentation, Nathan Yoder discusses some of the challenges facing conservative Anabaptists currently and offers suggestions for addressing these challenges.

Nonconformity in Cross-cultural Contexts

Contributor: Val Yoder | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

In this presentation, Val Yoder describes the response of unchurched people around the world when they see the “beauty of holiness” expressed in the nonconformed lives of believers.

Nonconformity in Anabaptist History

Contributor: Wendell Heatwole | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

In this presentation, Heatwole surveys the historical record concerning separation and nonconformity in Anabaptist history. Numerous quotes make this is a helpful resource in understanding the traditi... Read More

Nonconformity: Responses

Contributor: Arlyn Kauffman | Length : 65 | File type : Audio

Arlyn Kauffman, Curtis Duff, and Ernest Hochstetler offer their responses to the presentations by Wendell Heatwole, Nathan Yoder, and Val Yoder. Following the responses, each of the three presenters h... Read More

Who are We and Where Do We Fit? (Merle Burkholder and David Miller)

Contributor: David L Miller | Length : 53 | File type : Audio

In order to understand who we are, we must understand where we come from. Merle Burkholder suggests that Anabaptists have an important role in the church of Jesus Christ. Anabaptists, says Merle have ... Read More

What Are the Greatest Challenges Facing Us?

Contributor: Collier Berkshire | Length : 94 | File type : Audio

Are we lethargic? Are we impotent? Is tradition friend or foe? The panel responds to a handful of questions related to the rising generation.