Reformation 500

How do Anabaptists commemorate the Reformation? Well, do we mean the beginning of the Protestant Reformation in 1517, as Troy Osborne writes about in this Canadian Mennonite article? Or are we focussed on the part... Read More


Lent at Home

The 40-day season of Lent is often associated with the spiritual practice of fasting, giving up something that could distract us from our dependence on God. You might also enter Lent by adding another spiritual... Read More

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MC Canada Future Directions

HMC is part of Mennonite Church Canada, and as a national Church we have been spending time in prayer and conversation about our "Future Directions". If you think that institutional structure doesn't inspire you,... Read More


Advent Giving Project

Every Advent season we have a special Advent Giving Project. The children help collect it and for every bit donated, we get to decorate our Christmas tree a little bit more! This year's Advent Giving Project... Read More


Advent at Home

What traditions or creative practices do you have for entering into the Advent season? Here are just a few ideas for devotional practices to use at home between Sundays. Sacred Advent is a daily email prayer... Read More


How will you serve?

We’ve been hearing “Moments for Mission” in worship that describe how our church committees help us engage in the mission of God. Most committees will look for new members in January. If you are curious about... Read More


Ten Thousand Villages sale

HMC is hosting our 17th annual and final Ten Thousand Villages fair trade sale! Come join us for one more big weekend of browsing our large space for fair trade home decor, jewelry, food, books, toys, and other... Read More


Fall worship series

On September 18th we started our Fall worship series, "Life in the Minor Key". Until Advent, we will encounter 8 of the 12 minor prophets in the Old Testament, voices we perhaps don't hear very often. These prophets... Read More


Mennonite Church Canada Assembly 2016

Mennonite Church Canada delegates were in Saskatoon from July 6-10 for our biennial national church assembly. Assembly is always a full week of diverse experiences. You can hear some of the reflections of our own... Read More



Eugene Peterson writes that "Sabbatical years are the biblically based provision for restoration". As I have prepared for my April through June sabbatical, I have thought about what would create the space in which I... Read More