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    1. Sep 27

      No Longer Alone Family Support Group

      September 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    2. Sep 29

      Neighbors Together at RMC Prayer Meetings

      September 29 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

    3. Oct 5

      Monthly LMC Prayer Gather

      October 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Latest News & Articles

Mission Statement

In 2019 LMC leadership worked to update the prior mission statement from 2001.  The new statement appears inside the front cover of the Shalom News Magazine in October-December 2020.  The fall Leadership Assembly in 2019 worked on this revision process, and the Leadership Assembly this past September further processed this statement. A Spirit-led movement: to make disciples of Jesus. to mobilize every member as a… Read More

Learning from Leader Survey

We identified the following themes in the responses from the leader survey taken in the Spring in response to changes from Covid-19. Congregations moved from expressions of “Sunday-centered church” to “life-centered church” (centralization to decentralization). Congregations responded with nimbleness and the ability to adapt as we need to do so. Some congregations were wrestling with core changes before the pandemic and are seeing this as… Read More

Great Lakes East and West District of LMC

By Jim Sutton In the spring of 2016, pastors from at least a dozen congregations who left  Mennonite Church USA began meeting and praying together. They were all without a denominational home and had no desire to function as “independent congregations.” Several options were available and were being explored. In response to invitations, Keith Weaver and Dale Stoltzfus visited several congregations, invited a few joint… Read More

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