Each summer for the last four years, a community on the outskirts of Soacha, Colombia, has gathered to watch its children play in their own, local version of the World Cup — a soccer tournament for peace.
Efforts to count the number of “Colony Mennonites” in Mexico this year have produced surprising results.
Hurricane Julia’s impact on Honduras could lead to a migration crisis stretching from Central America to the United States. The relatively weak Category 1 hurricane made landfall Oct. 9 in Nicaragua.
Centennial celebrations marking the arrival of Mennonite immigrants in Mexico were held Aug. 10-14 in Cuauhtémoc.
The University of Hamburg Department of Peace Church Theology has awarded the 2022 Menno Simons Sermon Prize to Peter Stucky, pastor of Teusaquillo Mennonite Church in Bogotá, Colombia, and professor at Seminario Bíblico Menonita de Colombia.
Arnoldo Wiens, a former pastor who hails from a Low German Mennonite colony in Paraguay, is running to be the nation’s president.