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Lancaster Mennonite Conference is an expanding fellowship
of congregations proclaiming Christ to all peoples.

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    • Projects

      Does your congregation or organization need more help? Submit your project idea(s) here.

    • Pastoral Openings

      Congregations in pastoral search.

    • Classifieds

      For concerns of the church and church ministries.

  • Featured Video

    Refugees Welcomed
    A dying rural congregation describes its journey with Asian refugees that leads to a new lease on congregational life.

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  • Upcoming Events

    1. Jul 25

      LMC Youth Workers Monthly Breakfast

      July 25 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

    2. Jul 25
    3. Jul 25

      LM – Hershey Mennonite School Open House

      July 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    4. Jul 25

Hold the Date

Fall Leadership Assembly

LMC’s Fall Leadership Assembly is planned for Thursday, September 21 (instead of September 16) at a location to be determined. This assembly is being held in conjunction with the Annual International Missions Association (IMA) being hosted this year by EMM. This is a wonderful opportunity for LMC leaders to interact with and learn from our Global Fraternal partners from around the world. For now, please hold the date and watch for additional information.

Latest News & Articles

Lancaster Conference Constitution and Bylaws Vote This Fall

The Conference Executive Council and the Board of Bishops are working on a revision to the LMC Constitution to reflect the credentialed leaders’ decision to disaffiliate from Mennonite Church USA. The vote will take place at the fall Leadership Assembly on September 21. Passage requires 75% of those in attendance to vote in the affirmative.

New Bishops

James Sutton began as bishop in the new Eastern Ohio District, which has four congregations. James Sutton’s vision is to encourage pastors and congregations to continue and advance the work of Christ, the work of disciple making and kingdom building through personal prayer and evangelism, public proclamation and invitation, and engagement with our communities through “good Samaritan” works of love and compassion. He lives in… Read More

Mark Wenger Departs Leadership of STEP

Dr. Mark Wenger ended his leadership of the STEP (Study and Training for Effective Pastoral ministry) program on June 28 after 13 years of dedicated service. He provided the formative leadership of this new program in its early years, which placed it on a firm financial footing. As STEP gained momentum, Wenger provided mature guidance that included a complete curriculum refresh two years ago and… Read More