AMBS News and Stories

The AMBS community is grieving the sudden loss of Willard M. Swartley, a beloved colleague, teacher, mentor and friend.

New book by AMBS professor Safwat Marzouk written to help congregations engage the topic of migration.

On holy ground

October 29, 2019

A reflection on the Journey Weekend Learning Event on the U.S. West Coast by Gordon Smith, credentialing committee member of Pacific Southwest Mennonite Conference.

Daylong training on Aug. 28 draws more than 40 representatives of local organizations.

AMBS Sessional Instructor Betty Pries, Ph.D., offers her training and experience.

Bruce Baergen speaks to extended discernment phase of presidential search process.

A letter from Bruce Baergen, chair of the AMBS Board of Directors

Press release: David W. Boshart, Ph.D., will begin Jan. 1, 2020, as AMBS's fourth president.

Students will benefit from access to Bethany Theological Seminary, Earlham School of Religion and AMBS courses.

God speaks Potawatomi

July 16, 2019

Trail of Death pilgrimage helps participants remember atrocities done "in the name of Christ" and seek transformation.

Sara Wenger Shenk, Ed.D., reflects on the question, "What does it mean to leave well?," after her nine-year term as AMBS president.

Committee enters a time of extended discernment.

Johns served as academic dean, professor of New Testament and director of AMBS's MDiv program.

The "beloved leader" retired from her role on June 30, 2019.

Sara Wenger Shenk, President As AMBS President, I speak on behalf of the Sexual Misconduct Response Team (SMRT) and the AMBS Board Chair to affirm Hilary Scarsella in her dec...

The AMBS Presidential Search Committee has selected David W. Boshart, Ph.D., for consideration.

New program is a response to the growing demand for fully online master's degrees.

AMBS's 73rd commencement service honors 20 graduates.

IMS Managing Editor David C. Cramer delivered this address at the annual AMBS and IMS book celebration on May 1.

Funds also allow for purchase of fourth-century Codex Sinaiticus facsimile.

Event is a collaborative effort between AMBS’s Church Leadership Center and Mennonite Women USA.

David W. Boshart, Ph.D., of Wellman, Iowa, will serve as assistant professor of missional leadership and pastoral care.

Remembering Bill Klassen

April 15, 2019

Klassen was a New Testament professor in 1958 when Mennonite Biblical Seminary began on the Elkhart campus.

Meghan Larissa Good, D.Min., teaching pastor and AMBS board member, will bring the commencement address.

The Community Foundation of Elkhart County will help fund a training for community leaders in Elkhart County.