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January Equipping Canada out to churches


December 08, 2003
- Dan Dyck

Winnipeg, Man.— The latest news and resources from Mennonite Church Canada are available now at your church office in the January 2004 Equipping Canada packet. Equipping Canada is distributed about 10 times per year to all member congregations of MC Canada. The January edition is a hard copy issue, one of three hard copy issues per year. The remainder is distributed via email and

Selected highlights of this month’s issue include:

  • Prayer, notes and news - December 2003 and January 2004 for bulletin announcements
  • How big is your back-pack? An inspirational article from denominational minister Sven Eriksson
  • Resource Updates: Highlighting Resources for Christian education, worship and nurture, and Prayer Week materials: Prayer: in the Peace of Christ
  • Reflections on a church bulletin from Columbia, by Jack Sudermman
  • Multi-cultural Ministry Newsletter
  • Mission Action Profiles for Burkina Faso and Multi-cultural Ministry (Canada); Find out what’s happening in these two ministry areas.
  • Speakers Bureau - A listing of available speakers for your church, for worship and events planners.
  • 2004 Wall Calendars: A calendar listing many activities of the church and related organizations – while supplies last
  • Minute Book of the annual sessions in St. Catharines 2003 - for anyone interested in delegate proceedings, for your church records
  • Church in Ministry Seminars 2004 - for pastors and church leaders, at Canadian Mennonite University
  • Mennonite Publishing Network - Letter and bulletin Insert for congregations
  • Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – material available from Canadian Council of Churches
  • Jubilee Update – News and Notes about the Curriculum from Faith and Life Resources, Spring 2004 Catalogue/Order form ; Jesus Christ – Mission Accomplished – Biblical VBS materials available; Jubilee Story Figures available
  • Summer 2004 Educational Courses - Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary