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Recapping the beginnings of SOOP

Dorothy Miller, a former participant in Service Opportunties for Older People -- the former name for Service Opportunities with our Partners -- reads to children at a Headstart site in Carlsbad, New Mexico, in 1993

In the Mid-1980s, as many a...

I have decided to follow Jesus

The origins of this hymn come from India

A man and his family had accepted Christ into their hearts and the village chief told them to renounce their faith on threat of death

In response, the man sang his response — this hymn, even ...

I have decided to follow Jesus

The origins of this hymn come from India

A man and his family had accepted Christ into their hearts and the village chief told them to renounce their faith on threat of death

In response, the man sang his response — this hymn, even ...

SOOP celebrates 30 years

Janice Graber, a longtime volunteer in SOOP (Service Opportunities with Our Partners), plays her harp for residents at Landsun Homes in Carlsbad, New Mexico

NEWTON, Kansas (Mennonite Mission Network) — As Janice Graber strummed "Jesus Loves M...

Lamentation for the Halmoni

Content warning: This blog post discusses victims of sexual assault

History must record what we were forced to do

This is the first sentence you encounter when you enter the history museum at the House of Sharing

The House...

Renewal for mission

Looking at the scriptures with an eye toward mission

Joe Sawatzky shares a Missional Meditation titled "Renewal for mission

It is based on the Revised Common Lectionary for Sunday, May 30

Mission flows from the renewing to...