AMBS News and Stories

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...

Mary E. Klassen The Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary board of directors along with the president and administrative cabinet are taking steps to acknowledge institutional r...

Mary E. Klassen Marcus G. Smucker—pastor, professor, mediator, trailblazer—died on October 29 in Lititz, Pa. He was 82 years old. Smucker’s first vocation w...

Mary E. Klassen Designs for equipping multi-vocational leaders with entrepreneurial skills and a view toward mission took shape as 23 business, mission, pastoral and educational...

Anabaptist Witness launches

October 30, 2014

Mary E. Klassen Anabaptist Witness launched on Friday, October 31, on its website: anabaptistwitness.org The semi-annual journal that encourages "global Anabaptist and M...

Mary E. Klassen Students and employees at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary celebrate two additional days of thanksgiving each year, scheduled between the Canadian and U.S....

Mary E. Klassen Three keynote speakers and 53 workshops and paper presentations brought Old Testament, New Testament, theological, historical and personal perspectives to the Ro...