Mennonite

The Russian Mennonite Story: The Bitter End

Contributor: Chester Weaver | File type : Curricular

Thousands upon thousands of Russian Mennonites perished in Russia from 1917 until the 1980s. Summary of the six turbulent times The Civil War of 1917 – 1920 and the famine of 1921 – 1922 ... Read More

Mennonite Holocaust Perpetrators?

Contributor: Chester Weaver | File type : Article

Mennonites as Holocaust perpetrators? Did Mennonites actually help destroy Jews? Yes, unfortunately so. Recent research is uncovering this unsavory truth, too long hidden in darkness. Consider the ... Read More

The History of Russian Mennonite Systems of Education

Contributor: Gary Reimer | File type : Article

How have Russian Mennonites responded to educational pressures from government and society? How have they embraced, and rejected, the opportunities education offers for instilling their values? In thi... Read More

Mysteries of Grace and Judgement

Contributor: MCC Canada | Length : 131 | File type : Audio

This moving recording was created by the Mennonite Central Committee Canada in 1996. Jonathan Erb received permission from MCC Canada to distribute it on the Dock. However, please note that the record... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 1; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 42 | File type : Audio

Do your students know who they are? Do they appreciate the Anabaptist value on following Christ? In the first of four talks, Kyle encourages us to settle with our Anabaptist heritage, which views know... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 2; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

In the second of four sessions on Anabaptist teaching, Kyle extends the analogy of swords>plowshares/knowledge>wisdom by speaking of the specifics of classroom life. Kyle explores the question of who ... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 3; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

In the third of four sessions on the Anabaptist view of knowledge, Kyle points out the difference between what is called "knowledge" in the information age and the knowledge the Bible recommends. Real... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 4; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 32 | File type : Audio

In the last of four sessions on the Anabaptist view of knowledge, Kyle talks about empowering a faith that will not shrink. Faith, says Kyle, is the window by which we experience the unseen--and schoo... Read More

Spreading Anabaptist Tree

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

A hand-drawn illustration graphs the development of Anabaptist groups descended from the Swiss Brethren. Download this document now or read it below. ... Read More

The Amish Deserve No Mocking

Bryan McKenzie

In this opinion piece, reprinted by permission of The Daily Progress, the author argues that the Amish deserve respect, not ridicule, for their faithful adherence to their beliefs. Download this do... Read More