Attention youth ages 15-22: Wishing your summer looked a little more global? Join a team of peers to explore and engage in the movement of God in Peru, Benin, and Indonesia. Youth Venture still has openings available for trips in July. Check out MennoniteMission.Net/YouthVenture, or contact Lauren at 574-523-3022 for more information. Application deadline is
Category Archives: Bulletin Announcements
Bulletin announcements are provided as a service of the Conference, and include announcements submitted by conference churches, conference related ministries and churchwide ministries. If you have a bulletin announcement you would like the Conference to run, please submit it to office@FranconiaConference.org in 75 words or less by 9:00 am on Tuesday. We reserve the right to edit for length, content and clarity. Flyers will only be included if they provide more detailed/futher information than the announcement text. The Conference will disperse your announcement only once. It is up to congregations as to how frequently they will run it in their bulletin. Thank you.
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When women gather with women in Christ’s love, a gracious, holy space opens up. The EDC/FMC Sistering Committee, a branch of Mennonite Women USA, invites you to join them for their annual Women’s Gathering: Building Compassion from Love. This uniquely intercultural one-day event will be held Saturday, March 30 at Centro de Alabanza in Philadelphia.
All are invited to Blooming Glen Mennonite Church on Friday, March 22 for a Spaghetti Supper Youth Group fundraiser (5:30-7:00 pm in the fellowship hall) followed by a 7:30 pm choral concert by the Juniata College Touring Choir. Free will donations at the supper fundraiser benefit MCC SWAP, and donations at the concert will help
The Grief Share Support Group is resuming at Zion Mennonite Church. This 13-week session will be held March 7 through May 30, and meetings are every Thursday afternoon, 1:00 to 2:30 pm. This support group is for people who are grieving the death of someone close to them. Please call Marcia at 215-723-9111 for more
Does God care how you invest? Everence will host a special presentation on mindful investment by Mark Regier, Everence Vice President of Stewardship Investing, on Tuesday, March 5, 7:00 pm at Franconia Mennonite Church. RSVPs are appreciated but not required. Contact Patti Freed at 215-703-0111 or email@example.com for more information or to reserve your spot.
Eagles Wings and Finland Mennonite Church are hosting the Nordic Challenge – a fun and unique indoor disc golf tournament – on February 23 at 6:00 pm. Your entry includes a super-soft putter used as your only disc for the indoor event, which will have two rounds and a meal in between. Sign-up at www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Nordic_Challenge_2019.
Discover Dock Mennonite Academy’s Early Childhood & Kindergarten Open House on Thursday, February 21 at 8:45 am. Dock integrates faith and learning at every grade level and teaches essential life skills, such as, critical thinking, problem solving, inquisitiveness, teamwork, and leadership. Dock also offers over $1 million in financial aid annually to families. For more information, email
Souderton Mennonite Church invites children ages one through five and their caregivers to a free story time on Tuesdays from 10:00 to 10:30 am in the church lobby. The program runs from February 12 to March 19, and no registration is required. For more information, contact the church office at 215-723-3088 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Join
The Mennonite Heritage Center is holding a blood drive on Tuesday, January 29 from 1:00 to 6:00 pm. Please sign up at donor.giveapint.org or call 215-256-3020. The next Photo ID Clinic will be Saturday, February 9, 10:00 am to 12 noon at New Life Internet Café, 19 W. Marshall Street in Norristown. Need a photo ID, birth
“Doing Their Duty: Stories of area Mennonite and Brethren boys who saw military service in World War I.” will be presented by Joel D. Alderfer, Mennonite Heritage Center’s Collections Manager on Sunday, January 27 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm at the Indian Valley Public Library. The program is free and open to the public. Please