Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pondering the Circles

As a Mennonite, The Old Fool ponders the meaning of the emerging “Anabaptist Renewal Circles.” For my first thoughts on the renewal circles click here. We Mennonites are Anabaptists.  We trace our identity to the radicals of the protestant reformation … Continue reading

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Life as a Mennonite

This morning Pastor Phil Waite of College Mennonite Church preached a sermon on Love and Marriage. It ranged from illustrations from the Jerry Seinfeld TV show to the words of Jesus in Matthew 5:27-32 and 19:2-11 , and ended with owning … Continue reading

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Intimacy and Sexuality

Our church is hearing a series of sermons about sexuality, and afterwards in smaller groups we discuss the changing role of sexuality in society and in the church.  In the past, an intimate relationship was often equated with having sex. … Continue reading

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