Author Archives: Martin Lehman

About Martin Lehman

I was born 90 years ago, the son of a Mennonite pastor and organic gardener in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. At age 10 I was baptized as a member of the Marion Mennonite Church. I own the "Old Fool" moniker because I want to walk the Jesus Way even though the world and much of the church takes me as a fool for doing so. In my life I have moved from being a young conservative to an elderly radical. I tell that story in My Faith Journey posted on my website.

From dog to God

In a previous post I told of our dog Teddy who went with us to Mennonite Church assemblies. Perhaps there are other dogs that go to Mennonite Church Assemblies with their masters, but I do not know of any.  By … Continue reading

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About Going to the Dogs at Evergreen

On Saturday afternoon Sandy our Evergreen Assisted Living activities director who loves animals put on a dog show for us.  One was a friendly Collie that reminded me of Uncle Walter’s dog. On a one word command “fetch” his dog … Continue reading

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The Church is Green

The hours before and after midnight of July 5 I read the Tmail from The Mennonite that reported Day 2 of the Orlando Convention. A keynote address was delivered by Phil Kniss. I remember Phil as a boy and now … Continue reading

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