Audio Gallery

Fall Equipping Event 2019 

Thursday, September 19, 2019
The Rev. Dr. Virginia Samuel Cetuk led a discussion on “Sacred Conversations” – the importance of confidentiality in pastoral conversations.

Spring Equipping Event 2019 

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Leadership Minister and Interim Communications Director Emily Ralph Servant led an equipping session around “Mission as Risky Love”

Anne Kaufman Weaver (Pastors’ Breakfast)

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Anne Kaufman Weaver shares her research about the challenges that female pastors face, identifying practices that promote resiliency.

Breakfast Conversations Among Generations

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Panelists: James Krabill (Mennonite Mission Network), Ray Hurst (Director of Pastoral Care & Service, Living Branches), Paula Stoltzfus (Associate Pastor, Plains Mennonite Church), John Ruth (historian, Salford congregation), Krista Showalter Ehst (Pastor, Alpha Mennonite Church), Josh Meyer (Associate Pastor); moderator – Emily Ralph Servant (Interim Director of Congregational Resourcing)

Celebration of Shalom: Stories of the Church in Mission

Monday, February 13, 2017
James Krabill – Mennonite Mission Network
* View James’ powerpoint slides

Conference Assembly 2016: Plant Water Grow

Friday Worship – November 4, 2016
Nate Stuckey – “Garden Lessons: Life Through Death”:

Saturday Business Session – November 5, 2016

Joint Worship Session

Scott Roth & Noel Santiago – “What it Means to Be the Church”:

David Boshart – “Same-sex Marriage & the Witness of the Church”:

Promises & Practices: A Hopeful Path for Mennonite Church USA

Saturday, September 10, 2016
An Equipping Conversation with Mennonite Church USA moderator-elect David Boshart
View David Boshart’s powerpoint slides
View the Covenant of Spiritual Practices handout
Part 1:

Part 2:

Part 3:

Credentialed Leaders’ Equipping Event

Saturday, April 23, 2016
Laurie Ferguson – : Pastoral Excellence & Resiliency (workshop)
(Download the handout referenced at 1:07:00)

Conference Assembly 2015: Built to Build

Friday Worship – November 13, 2015
Andrew Huth:

Jessica Hedrick:

Scott Roth:

Saturday United Session – November 14, 2015
Mim Book & Jim Lapp:

Saturday Business Session – November 14, 2015
CHURCH TOGETHER STATEMENTS (including open mic and vote results)
Going to the Margins/Board vote:

 Grace & Truth:

 Faith & Life:

Nueva Vida Norristown New Life – anniversary book (John Ruth, Jim Williams):

Salem –  Missional Operational Grant (Bruce Eglinton-Woods):

Mennonite Men/Nations Worship Center grant (Tim Moyer, Don Yoder):

New Congregations received:

Conference Assembly wrap-up (open mic time, thoughts/prayer by Nancy Kauffmann):


The Bible Through Anabaptist Eyes: Christ at the Center

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Laura Brenneman: 

(View Laura Brenneman’s powerpoint slides)
Terry Brensinger:

(View Terry Brensinger’s powerpoint slides)
Dennis Edwards:

(View Dennis Edwards’ powerpoint slides)

Conference Assembly 2014: Esperando – Waiting & Hoping

Friday Worship – November 14, 2014

Saturday United Session with Eastern District – November 15, 2014

Saturday Business Session – November 15, 2014

Town hall meetings with Ervin Stutzman

Thursday, April 10, 2014 – 7pm at Swamp Mennonite Church (Quakertown, Pa.):

Friday, April 11, 2014 – 9:30am at Salford Mennonite Church (Harleysville, Pa.):

Delegates discuss collaboration

Conference Assembly 2013: God Still@Work

United Session with Eastern District Conference:

Franconia Conference Business Session:

The Economics of Jesus: Mark Van Steenwyk

Conversation on Race and the Church

Part 1:

Part 2:

Conference Assembly 2012: God@Work

Joint afternoon session with Eastern District:

Franconia delegates session:

Evening worship:

Eastern District & Franconia Conferences Forum #2: Who are we now?

Eastern District & Franconia Conferences Forum #1: History of the 1847 Split

Envisioning the Future of Youth Ministry

Human Trafficking: Cultivating a Christian Response to Modern-Day Slavery

On Becoming a Church Invested in Racial Justice

Worshiping our Way into God’s Future with James Krabill

The Journey to Phoenix with Elizabeth Soto Albrecht

Fingerprints of Fire … Footprints of Peace with Noel Moules

No Greater Love–Peace & Justice for Vulnerable Veterans

Preventing Gun Violence, with Fred Kauffman and Drick Boyd

U.S. War-culture, Sacrifice and Salvation, with Kelly Denton-Borhaug

Acting Like Christians: Peacemaking Within and Beyond the Body of Christ, with Samantha Lioi

Welcoming ex-offenders: Pastors Breakfast with Liberty Ministries

Business as Mission with Steve Hackman, One Village Coffee

Widening the Circle with Joanna Shenk

Managing Conflict from a Christian Perspective

Intergenerational Leadership

Adopt a Street

Building Bridges with Muslims

The Why, What & How of Social Media

Celebrating Shared Leadership Across Gender Lines

The Naked Anabaptist with Stuart Murray Williams

A Place to Call Home

Interview with Ted Swartz