Women Theologians Invited to Gather at Mennonite World Conference

Linda Gehman Peachey, a writer and editor, along with Mary Anne Isaak, a Canadian Mennonite Brethren woman in church leadership, are coordinating a gathering of women theologians at Mennonite World Conference (MWC) Assembly in Harrisburg, PA next month, July 21-26. This North American gathering is being organized in conjunction with the efforts of the other continental groups and their vision for a global network of women theologians.

Please forward this invitation to women you think might be interested in joining this gathering of North American Mennonite and Brethren in Christ Women Theologians.

Space has been set aside each day for women theologians from each continent to gather for fellowship and networking at the Global Women’s Space (specific times to be determined closer to the date):

  • Asian women: Tuesday, 7/21
  • North American women: Wednesday, 7/22, 1:30-3:00 pm
  • African women: Wednesday, 7/22, late afternoon
  • Latin American and European women: Thursday, 7/23, afternoon
  • All women: Friday, 7/24, 1:30-5:00pm

Below is some background information on the history and goals of these gatherings, as well as more information about the joint gathering to take place on Friday, 7/24 from 1:30-5:00pm. Continue reading