May 10 announcements

Karen’s Place — the coffee shop ministry of Doylestown Mennonite Church will be open on Saturday, May 21, featuring the rock band Simple Tenants. There is no admission charge, and they now donate a percentage of proceeds to Worthwhile Wear. For information please call the church office at 215-345-6377 or visit


MCC Material Resource Center “Seafood Express”, Friday May 27, Join us for a day trip to Delaware Agricultural Museum in Dover, and seafood buffet at Suicide Bridge Restaurant, Hurlock MD.  Call 267-203-8074 for more information.  Proceeds benefit Mennonite Central Committee.


Enjoy the fun and friendly competition of the Whack & Roll Croquet Tournament which benefits local nonprofit organizations and the Mennonite Heritage Center on Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4. Register your two person team now for the Senior Tournament (ages 60+) on Friday or the Nonprofit Invitational Tournament on Saturday. Youth groups are invited to register for the Survivor Youth Croquet Tournament on Friday evening.  For information and to register, visit, email, or call 215-256-3020.


Spruce Lake
will hold their Open House on Sunday, June 5, 2:00 to 6:00 pm, rain or shine.  Enjoy music, food and fun for all ages!  It’s all free, but please register online at


A Critical Cultural Competency Workshop will be held Saturday June 11, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at Grace Episcopal Church, 108 N. 5th St. in Allentown.  Hosted by Crossroads Anti-Racism Organizing and Training and sponsored by Franconia Mennonite Conference, this workshop will create spaces for self-reflection about our cultural shaping and the power dynamics in society that impact both us as individuals and the culture of our congregations and organizations. Register HERE, or for more info contact Kara Bender at


Drew G. I. Hart will lead a talk and book-signing event in the Historic Germantown Meetinghouse on June 18 at 1:00 pm. In conjunction with the Juneteenth celebration in Historic Germantown, Drew will speak on engaging race and faith in our context.


Youth Venture is still accepting applications for their July 15-25 Los Angeles team! Partner with Mountain View Mennonite Church and ReconciliAsian as they minister to their community through vacation Bible school, a peace center, and other various services. Ages 14-22 can apply by June 1 at, or contact for inquiries.


Everence Financial in Souderton is looking to fill several administrative support positions, including full-time and seasonal (Sept. to Dec.).  Everence is a unique financial services company that puts the needs of their clients first, and integrates faith and finances through trustworthy, caring relationships and professional planning expertise.  Please visit for full job description information.