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Service for peace

Melvin Gingerich

Service for peace

a history of Mennonite Civilian Public Service.

by Melvin Gingerich

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Published by Mennonite Central Committee in Akron, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mennonite Central Committee. Civilian Public Service.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Mennonites.,
  • Conscientious objectors.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.C665 G5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination xvii, 508 p.
    Number of Pages508
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6063087M
    LC Control Number49052907
    OCLC/WorldCa1247191

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Service for peace;: A history of Mennonite Civilian Public Service Hardcover – January 1, by Melvin Gingerich (Author)Author: Melvin Gingerich. Service For Peace is an independent nonprofit organization providing service and learning opportunities through community projects which promote transformational and sustainable personal and community development throughout America and around the world.

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Laugh with us, and dine with us, we listen out for you. And when we sleep watch over us, we give ourselves to you. We greet you every morning, we wake with you each day. It was a busy spring for Action Reconciliation Service for Peace and especially our fellow at the AJC in Washington DC, Lewin Nolden.

Lewin helped to organize Shabbat Dinners in DC, bringing together young American Jewish professionals and Germans. more. Resources in The Book Of Worship that May Be Used or Adapted (Particularly for inclusion in Sunday services of Word and Table.) NumberPrayer for Peace with Justice Sunday (may use musical response, numberThe Book of Worship) Number"A Prayer for Memorial Day" Number"A Litany for the Church and for the World".

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Our books may be free, but their value is beyond measure. What gives them value is the messages they contain are all rooted in Scripture and uplift all the goodness, mercy and grace found in Jesus Christ.

If this is your first time to our site, we would encourage you to start with the book The Path to Peace. We began our ministry 45 years ago. Peace is as simple as there being enough pizza for everyone in the world, to as grave as everyone having a home, or giving your shoes to someone in need.

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Use this booklet both in times of turmoil and in times of gladness. “One Step” Peace Worship Service This worship service may be used whenever there is a community celebration of peace, be it International Peace Day on Sept.

21, Peace Sunday on the first Sunday of November, when the need for reconciliation arises, or at other times when global affairs cry for attention. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gingerich, Melvin, Service for peace.

Akron, Pa.: Mennonite Central Committee, T HE LORD is in his holy temple: let all the earth keep silence before him. LORD, I have loved the habitation of thy house, and the place where thine honour xxvi. Let my prayer be set forth in thy sight as the incense; and let the lifting up of my hands be an evening sacrifice.

The Peace Book, by Todd Parr This book will give young children a helpful understanding of peace. With colorful pictures and simple prose, Parr explains peace in terms of helping a neighbor, making new friends, keeping streets clean, or listening to music. A permanent feature of the Church of England's worship and a key source for its doctrine, the Book of Common Prayer is loved for the beauty of its language and its services are widely used.

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Lord, protect all refugees in their travels. May they find a friend in me And so make me worthy.