Testimonies

Look in the Stories and Resources section of the website and on the MWC Facebook page for stories of how God is at work in our global Anabaptist family. This page, “Testimonies,” is a place to highlight faith experiences from our churches. We would love to hear from your church about the everyday joys and challenges of living for Christ in your context. Click here to send your ideas, stories, and photos.

22 Nov 2017 - 12:32pm — Tesfatsion Dalellew — There are many in Africa who experience physical healing by the power of the Holy Spirit.This is a story of two different types of physical healing, at the Meserete Kristos Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, by Tesfatsion Dalellew.Some years ago, there was a week-long evening revival conference,... Read more...
1 Nov 2017 - 5:23pm — Barbara Nkala — Renewal 2027 testimony: Anabaptists todayRenewal 2027 is a 10-year series of events organized by Mennonite World Conference’s Faith and Life Commission to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the beginnings of the Anabaptist movement. This series highlights leaders in the movement from history to... Read more...
19 Oct 2017 - 4:35pm — ICOMB — The International Community of Mennonite Brethren (ICOMB) is made up of 21 national churches in 19 countries with approximately 450,000 members. ICOMB exists to facilitate relationships and ministries to enhance the witness and discipleship of its member national churches – connecting,... Read more...
12 Sep 2017 - 3:53pm — ICOMB — The International Community of Mennonite Brethren (ICOMB) is made up of 21 national churches in 19 countries with approximately 450,000 members. ICOMB exists to facilitate relationships and ministries to enhance the witness and discipleship of its member national churches – connecting,... Read more...
9 Aug 2017 - 12:53pm — IBICA — The International Brethren in Christ Association (IBICA) is the common network for all national conferences of the Brethren in Christ church with the aim to facilitate communication, build trust and cooperation within our global community, and to establish common and mutual understanding through... Read more...
15 Dec 2016 - 12:06pm — Bishop Steven W. Mang’ana — MWC Global Church Sharing Fund helps build mission church in southern TanzaniaA church building is a space to encounter God. This encounter is one of the most basic acts of drawing the kingdom of God into the heart of a community.When we build a church building, we set a place for God. People go... Read more...
11 Oct 2016 - 5:27pm — Reverend Jessie F. Kamoto —  Testimony of the first woman to be ordained to full time-ministry in Brethren in Christ churches in Southern AfricaMy name is Jessie Francis Kamoto. I was born on 20 November 1975 in a Christian family, members of Church of Central African Presbyterian (CCAP). I got married in 1993 to... Read more...
22 Apr 2015 - 10:33am — José Arrais — When I was at the European Mennonite gathering, held in Madrid, in November 2011, I met Liesa Unger who asked me if I could be in Switzerland in May of 2012 to translate into Portuguese at an MWC event. I knew that brothers from Angola and Brazil would be there, so I was very glad to do that.When... Read more...