Peace

A Prayer During COVID-19: The Speed of Grace

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Blog Post

Oh Lord, My life has been a constant state of rushing, from one thing to the next. On the Appalachian Trail, when we were supposed to be “getting away from it all,” I was constantly pushing... Read More

Nonresistance and the Gospel

Contributor: Stephen Russell | Length : 54 | File type : Audio

As Christendom disintegrates around us, we Anabaptists have a unique opportunity to awaken other Christians to the truth of nonresistance and to point enquirers (seekers) to a more holistic understand... Read More

Foundation for Relationships (John Coblentz)

Contributor: John Coblentz | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

We all have relationships. Relationships that are stable are built on the foundation of our relationship with God, our peace with God. Out of the priority of our relationship with God, we work towar... Read More

Blessed are the Peacemakers (John Coblentz)

Contributor: John Coblentz | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

Bringing people to peace is engaging in God's work. Some essentials for peacemakers are love (broken selfishness), communication, perspective, and a willingness to absorb injury in order to care for ... Read More

Mock Draft Board Questions

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

9 questions to challenge students on their non-resistance stance. Download this document or read it below. ... Read More

Blessed Are The Peacemakers By George Bellows

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

Sketch of Jesus in prison with prison garb because he preached against war and killing.

A Conviction Of Peace Student Handout

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

Student handout on Mennonite's position of peace, including supporting Bible verses. Download this document or read it below. ... Read More

Lesson 19: Mt. 5.13-16, Salt and Light

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

"You are the salt of the earth! Salt has zip and pizzazz to it. It keeps things from being bland and tasteless." This lesson in the Sermon on the Mount series summarizes the Beatitudes, and encourages... Read More

Peace Unit

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Teaching Material

I developed the original unit for school and used when we took a day for Peace studies.  I adapted it for VBS then.  This is a shortened version Download this document now or read it below. ... Read More

Non-resistance

Contributor: Mannheim Christian Day School | File type : Curricular

What is the opposite of non-resistance? Created in the 1970's for Manheim Christian Day School, this fifth "Situation" from the Kingdom Values series addresses rebellion. The plan provides discussion ... Read More