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God’s Glory Revealed

How does God reveal God’s glory to humanity? 1. Through the universe. Along with the psalmist, the Jesus follower confesses with a heart filled with awe: “The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork.” (Psalm... Selengkapnya

Bersama-sama melintasi samudera

“Terkadang komunitas iman kita yang tampak kecil dan terbatas; [Merayakan Minggu Persekutuan Anabaptis Sedunia- Anabaptist World Fellowship Sunday] membantu membuka mata akan keberadaan keluarga global kita,” kata Chani Wiens. Guru matematika dan... Selengkapnya

Kasih dari Tuhan Yesus

Setiap orang tentu pernah melewati masa-masa sulit dalam hidupnya, baik waktu duka, kesulitan ekonomis, maupun permasalah kesehatan. Pandemi COVID-19 telah mengguncang seluruh bagian dunia ini dengan sangat luar biasa, termasuk Indonesia. Kondisi... Selengkapnya

Bagaimana Mennonite lahir dan berkembang

Konteks sejarah Anabaptis untuk Minggu Persekutuan Anabaptis se Dunia Anabaptisme adalah sebuah gerakan Kristen yang bila ditelusuri merupakan asal mula Gerakan Reformasi Radikal. Tanggal yang paling banyak disetujui sebagai tonggak awal gerakan... Selengkapnya

Bersama Yesus Melalui Badai

Sudah dua tahun kini, dimanapun kita berada di dunia, harus menghadapi masa pandemi ini. Masa-masa sulit ditandai dengan pemberlakuan berbagai pembatasan dan akibatnya banyak kerugian yang ditimbulkan mulai dari hilangnya pekerjaan hingga... Selengkapnya

Feeding relationships

How can an international organization sustain its work of connecting leaders around the world? One lunch at a time. The cost of one lunch in your local area can support unity in the global Anabaptist Mennonite family. You can give your contributions... Selengkapnya

Liturgies for gathering and benediction

Gathering/opening Leader: In the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, I welcome you, our sisters and brothers in this time of worship. People: It is a joy to be together in God’s house. Leader: We raise our voices with a heart full of earnest longing... Selengkapnya

Celebrate AWFS with online prayer

“Apart and together, we meet in prayer as a global Anabaptist family to encourage each other and share burdens,” says Arli Klassen, regional representatives coordinator. “This year, we offer a special invitation to gather online to participate in a... Selengkapnya

Ketakutan Hong Kong akan kebebasan beragama

Dalam beberapa tahun terakhir ini, Hong Kong mengalami perubahan politik yang begitu dahsyat. Tindakan kekerasan yang dilakukan oleh polisi terus terjadi. Bagaimana tindakan gereja dalam keadaan seperti ini? Apakah sikap orang percaya dalam kondisi... Selengkapnya

Kindness during lockdown

“We had only rice provided by the state government nothing else and we were having only rice for many days. I was concerned how to feed my family during this lockdown period. I am a daily wage labourer. During this time, our pastor came with a bag... Selengkapnya

Melintas batas untuk terhubung lebih dalam

Teknologi mampu memotong jarak yang memisahkan kita selama masa pandemik yaitu disaat kita tidak dapat bertemu orang lain secara langung bertatap muka. Walaupun teknologi mampu membuat kita lebih dekat, tetapi hal itu tidak menjamin bahwa hubungan... Selengkapnya

Anabaptist World Fellowship Sunday worship materials

Anabaptist World Fellowship Sunday is an opportunity to remind our communities of faith that we are all part of one body made up of many tribes, languages and nations (Revelation 7:9). Each year, we encourage Anabaptist-related churches across the... Selengkapnya

Panggilan beribadah, Litani berbalas-balasan

Pemimpin : Keselamatan kita dan hormat hanya datang dari Tuhan saja. Dia pelindung dan batu keselamatan kita. Jemaat : Kami menanti dengan diam di hapadan Tuhan karena pengharapan kami hanya dalam Dia, Batu Karang dan Keselamatan kami. Pemimpin :... Selengkapnya

Fireweed

Puisi pengharapan ini aslinya ditulis untuk Minggu Paskah tahun 2019. Puisi ini berkaitan dengan pengharapan dalam Yesus dan direflesikan dalan Ciptaan. Muncul dari debu, dimana api kobaran meninggalkan kehangusan yang hitam pada tanah, tumbuh... Selengkapnya

Lordship in life

“Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your Christian hope, always be ready to explain it,” (1 Peter 3:15, NLT). The June protests in Hong Kong against the proposed extradition law brought much attention in... Selengkapnya

MWC worship resources draw the family together

Gathered and scattered. Mennonite World Conference creates space for the global Anabaptist family to worship together, together in body in one location, and together in spirit in many locations. One way is through publishing worship resources. Each... Selengkapnya

Responsive Prayer

Text: Luke 4:18-21 (NRSV) Leader: The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; All: Forgive us, Lord, for the times our actions have not been consistent with the message of Good News to the most... Selengkapnya

“We have learned…”

The problems in Venezuela affect the economy, relationships, health services, crime, insecurity, public services, corruption, politics, malnutrition and inflation. We decided to come to Colombia to improve the living conditions of our families, look... Selengkapnya

The song remains: Hope in Honduran gang territory

For more than 20 years, gangs clashed in Chamelecón neighbourhood in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. The main street served as an invisible border, marking off the territory of the two dominant gangs. Even for people who weren’t in gangs, it was dangerous... Selengkapnya

World Fellowship Sunday: a communion of 500 years

Every year on the Sunday closest to 21 January, Mennonite World Conference invites its 107 member churches to join in a celebration of World Fellowship Sunday. The worship themes vary from year to year, but the rationale for the timing of the event... Selengkapnya