AMBS News and Stories

Mary E. Klassen When Obed and Phena Dashan told students and faculty at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary how they feel God’s love surrounding them in spite of facing...

Darrin W. Snyder Belousek, Bridgefolk executive director Release shared on this site by Bridgefolk Recordings available for listening from these sources: iTUnes U: http...

Mary E. Klassen When adults read the Bible, they usually see only black letters on white pages, but the Saint John’s Bible, featured in an exhibit at Anabaptist Mennonite ...

Obed Dashan, pastor and church leader in Nigeria, is receiving the 2015 Alumni Ministry and Service Recognition from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary. Obed will speak i...

Deborah Froese / a joint release of AMBS, MMN and MC Canada Jamie Ross and Jamie Pitts, co-editors of the Anabaptist Witness journal, will introduce the publication to a wider a...

Aaron Epp, CMU Immigrant farm boy, hard and confident worker, team builder, family man, devout Christian – Henry Poettcker was all those things and more. Poettcker, who...

Mary E. Klassen In her commencement address on the day before Pentecost, May 23, Nancy Bedford reminded graduates of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary that the Holy Spirit ...

Mary E. Klassen To watch live streaming of Commencement, follow this link May 23 at 2:30pm EDT: http://www.collegemennonite.org/CMC_livestream.html Fifteen students will b...

Mary E. Klassen Careful weaving of theology, worship, biblical study and praxis will again be the focus as Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary hosts the second Rooted and Gro...

Mary E. Klassen Millard Lind, scholar, pastor, writer and professor emeritus of Old Testament at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, is described in two ways by former colle...

Prayers of Protest

April 9, 2015

Mary E. Klassen Safwat Marzouk, guest writer for the Practicing Reconciliation blog, shares some of the challenges that he has been wrestling with as a Christian Egyptian who li...

Mary E. Klassen Sara Wenger Shenk shares her sermon from the service of Lament, Confession and Commitment on March 22, 2015, on her Practicing Reconciliation blog. Read he...

Dr. Gennifer Brooks began her presentations for the Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary Theological Lectureship the same way she begins the preaching classes she teachers&mda...

Mary E. Klassen The prayer team for Mennonite Church USA convention and AMBS Kansas Center have prepared resources to encourage communities across the church to gather for short...

Lament and apology

March 23, 2015

Mary E. Klassen Members of the AMBS community, past and present, gathered on March 22 to listen to the stories of women abused by former professor John Howard Yoder and to ...

Mary E. Klassen See the order of service for the March 22 morning and afternoon events. AMBS invites all former students, employees and board members, along with friends and ...

Mary E. Klassen In early March, Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary received long-awaited approval for students from Canada to study in the seminary’s distance program,...

Mary E. Klassen Traveling the Trail of Death, the 1838 forced expulsion of Native Americans from Indiana to Kansas, is planned as a pilgrimage in late June with opportunity for ...

Mary E. Klassen Preaching justice in a global world is the theme of the 2015 Theological Lectureship at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, presented by Dr. Gennifer Brooks,...

Dr. James Loewen presentations

February 26, 2015

Mary E. Klassen James Loewen, PhD, will give a series of presentations in Elkhart County, March 1 and 2, to help residents understand how the county’s history of racial se...

Mary E. Klassen Answering the question “What is an Anabaptist Christian?,” Pastors Week participants at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary pondered metaphors of ...

Mary E. Klassen Elizabeth Soto Albrecht points to the central strengths of her adopted faith in her post on The Circle. She draws from her study of the roots of Anabaptism in th...

Mary E. Klassen Daniel B. Grimes began as director of enrollment and financial aid at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary on Monday, Jan. 12. Grimes has most recently been...

Mary E. Klassen The writer of Psalm 103 and Mary in the Magnificat both make a significant turn, Professor Mary Schertz points out in her guest post on Practicing Reconciliation...

Mary E. Klassen For the students who traveled from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary to Fort Benning, Ga., in late November, the experience of witnessing for peace and just...