I love discovering things and making new friends while on a bicycle.
By Steve Kriss, Executive Minister, and Mary Nitzsche, Associate Executive Minister As Conference Youth Minister John Stoltzfus completed six years in that role with Franconia Conference in July, he stated, […]
As we consider forming faith in our young people, we cannot think that the process of discipleship begins in ninth grade, or can be relegated to a youth pastor.
John Stoltzfus, Conference Youth Pastor and Campus Pastor for Dock Mennonite Academy, announced his resignation from both roles effective July 31. John has served in this capacity for six and […]
by Mike Ford, Associate Pastor of Youth, Blooming Glen Mennonite Church This past month, PA Interfaith Power and Light (PA IPL) organized two groups totaling 18 bicyclists to ride from […]
I am grateful now for a full staff team after over a year of navigating through changes.
By John Stoltzfus, Conference Youth Minister I wonder if the Biblical story of Samuel and Eli provides a glimpse of the need for the intergenerational witness of the church community. […]
By John Stoltzfus, Conference Youth Minister Life offers many opportunities to learn humility. James Barrie, the creator of Peter Pan, said, “Life is a long lesson in humility.” This can […]