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MENNONITE WOMEN – WHERE WOULD WE BE WITHOUT THEM?

Have you noticed how women in general, but Mennonite women in particular, have a moderating influence on their men? During the coffee hour before church yesterday morning, I ended up at a table with all men.  There were seven of … Continue reading

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WHAT MAKES A SWISS MENNO SEE RED

The upside of being married to a stolid, yet solid, Swiss Mennonite woman is that she is genetically and denominationally gifted to keep life on an even keel.  With LeAnna, the doldrums are few and far apart; likewise, the moments … Continue reading

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THE IRRITANT, THE OYSTER, THE PEARL

You may be aware that a pearl is formed as a result of the irritation from a grain of sand working its way into the digestive tract of an oyster.  The oyster surrounds the grain with layer after layer of a translucent mineral … Continue reading

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