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  • Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission - Home Page
    You can find out more information on their facebook page The Congo Leadership Coaching Network is an AIMM partnership that seeks to resource and support church leaders as they serve some 800 congregationas throughout south central Congo DRC This partnership will host Leadership Coaching team member Leonard Kiswangi at Silverwood Mennonite Church in Goshen IN at 6 pm on January 31st for dessert along with pertinent updates You are invited to attend but kindly RSVP to charles buller gmail com Further details are viewable at this link Preparing Future Ministry Training leaders in Congo AIMM provides a number of partial scholarships for the study of theology and other disciplines for church approved students from Mennonite Church of Congo and the Evangelical Mennonite Church of Congo Our church partners have a continual need for trained leadership to serve both existing and new congregations Kutumbana Bateke Plateau Missionary House Generous AIMM family members have contributed funds to build this house Once completed it will enable the Mennonite Church of Congo missionary team led by Seraphin Kutumbana pictured to be more deeply present to the Teke people whom they have been sent to serve Microloans project Joseph Nkongolo pictured Coordinator of the Development

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  • About - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    is in heaven we gather periodically to strengthen our collaboration in mission we share gifts and resources among us and for the world we visit each other to encourage each other and to develop and undertake joint projects we volunteer time and energy for God s mission we work in collaboration with other Mennonite groups and agencies such as Mennonite World Conference and Mennonite Central Committee 2 ORIGINS The origins of Africa Inter Mennonite Mission go back to the year 1912 when two small Mennonite groups the Central Conference of Mennonites and the Defenseless Mennonite Conference known earlier as the Stucky Amish and the Egly Amish respectively joined their meager resources to pioneer a venture of faith on the African continent Identified by their founding leaders Henry Egly and Joseph Stucky the two groups had departed from the Old Order Amish to move forward toward a more progressive and evangelical church life Their rural membership clustered in Central Illinois and Indiana By 1910 their total number still did not exceed 3 500 people However caught up as they were in the joy of their new understanding of salvation through grace and in the excitement of newly discovered claims of discipleship

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  • Contact - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    Kid Reunion Africa Journal Latest Edition Transforming Partnerships Resources Name First Last Email Comment Submit LOCATION OF AIMM OFFICES IN GOSHEN IN Africa Inter Mennonite Mission 1013 Division St P O Box 744 Goshen IN 46527 0744 p 574 535

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  • News & Updates - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    Project specifically for a Jan Feb 2016 trip to be made by Fred Suter Daniel Suter and Les Schlegel Pray for success as they attempt to dig small bore wells to increase ease of access to water for Congolese women Pray for Ron and Linda Goertzen as they travel to Congo in February to reconnect with Dayspring Ministries Congo colleagues and with Mennonite Church of Congo members and congregations in Kamayala and Kinshasa May they be given needed wisdom insight and energy Pray for John Martens planning a March trip to Congo to perform surgeries and to encourage Mennonite hospital staff Pray for AIMM International staff member Charles Buller as he prepares for a North American visit from Congo Leadership Coaching Network team member Leonard Kiswangi Pray for Leonard and Charles as they work on teaching materials for upcoming regional coach training seminars across Congo and as they meet with project supporters Pray for the Evangelical Mennonite Church of Congo as the church attempts to reset after years of internal turmoil Praise God for progress on the Ditalalachurch construction project Pray that AIMM would make wise and just decisions as we relate to this sister church Pray for Mennonite Church of Congo President Adolphe Komuesa and Mennonite Brethren Church of Congo President Gerard Mambakila as they travel in January to make a first fraternal visit to Mennonite churches in Angola on behalf of AIMM s International Central Council Pray that they would be given insight and understanding about these churches in order to help AIMM rightly discern the way forward Praise God for the strong community interest in the bamboo bikes being manufactured inKhoma with assistance from the Congo Transport to Market Bike Project led by Chuck Regier Pray that needed parts for more substantial production would arrive in a timely way and that needed engineering improvements would be discovered efficiently Burkina Faso Pray for the Evangelical Mennonite Church of Burkina Faso as leadership begins to plan for a 2018 celebration of the church s 40th anniversary which will include building a new national meeting center and organizing a time of celebration which will hopefully include many former mission workers who invested in the church Pray for success for upcoming seminars teaching Community Health Evangelism Gordon Claassen January 18 22 and Simply The Story January 25 29 to be held conjointly between the Yalunka missionary team of the Fellowship of Evangelical Churches and the Evangelical Mennonite Church of Burkina Faso Pray that these seminars would indeed equip mission and church workers to share the gospel in word and deed Praise God that Arouna Sourabie having been trained at Benin s Songhai Center in sustainable agriculture is successfully launching his own farm Pray that his success would be infectious and that many young people in the church would be inspired to follow in his footsteps and be mentored by him South Africa Pray for Mziwandile Nkutha s upcoming semester at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary that his studies would continue to inform

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  • What We Do - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    Does through It s Partnerships African Missionaries at work in the Democratic Republic of Congo The Communauté Evangélique Mennonite Evangelical Mennonite Church CEM took shape in the chaos of the era immediately following Congo s political independence in 1960 Ethnic conflict forced many Baluba Mennonite believers to flee West Kasai province and return to the Mbuji Mayi area in East Kasai It was there that Pastor Mathieu Kazadi aided by

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  • Current Projects - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    The Church Pastor Jean Felix Cimbalanga President of the Evangelical Mennonite Church of Congo helps to lay the foundation of the Ditalala church building in Mbuji Mayi Mimi Kanku and Bienvenu Muamba AIMM invites people into relationship with Jesus The Evangelical Mennonite Church of Congo has commissioned its first ordained woman pastor Mimi Kanku along with her husband Bienvenu Muamba to work together to plant congregations in the city of Bandundu capital of DR Congo s Bandundu province AIMM provides partial support for this work via a grant through our African Missionary Support program Pastor Joly Birakara Mennonite Church of Congo Director of Evangelism Pastor Joly Birakara has just finished leading a team on a two week trip to Ilebo Banga and other points north of Tshikapa in order to show the Jesus Film and preach the Good News of Jesus Christ AIMM assisted with transportation costs for the trip In collaboration with African partner churches AIMM provides scholarships to young leaders who are preparing to serve the church in various ways as well as program support for training institutions Together with the Evangelical Mennonite Church of Congo CEM AIMM is providing scholarships for 5 persons studying respectively telecommunications sewing

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  • Partner with Us - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    AIMM Goshen Office Africa Inter Mennonite Mission P O Box 744 Goshen IN 46527 0744 Phone 574 535 0077 Email aimm aimmintl org Canadian Office Africa Inter Mennonite Mission 440 Main St Steinbach MB R5G 1Z5 Canada Executive Coordinator Rodney Hollinger Janzen Cell Phone 574 612 6091 Email mailto rod aimmintl org International Staff Charles Buller Cell Phone 574 238 9659 Email charles buller gmail com Office Manager Lola Gingerich

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  • AIMM Missionary Kid Reunion - Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission
    started in on his bicycle report The bamboo pieces are light but sturdy and can carry 1000 pounds The large wheels work well on the sandy soil Building the bikes costs more than most Africans can afford but if nurses and executives order them first then ordinary Africans can buy them second hand He had pictures of hardening the bamboo African materials used with epoxy and the storage building for parts The Africans are taking over the project themselves David Rocke did a superb job with the bidia luku along with lots of help stirring Most everyone said it was the best they had ever tasted Everyone got full and there were left overs to freeze Doretta Dick Drey also brought a crock pot of chicken done with palm oil without tomato Lots of people helped clean up and we prepared our supper to take to the hospitality room at the motel With eating such a late lunch we wouldn t be hungry enough to eat supper at 5 before we had to be out of the fireside room at 6 for the janitors to prepare for Sunday And we needed all the time to finish our afternoon speakers anyway Saturday afternoon was a marathon to get everything in We didn t plan it relaxed like Tim Bertsche did the first ones Pris Harder Reimer told about the aches MK s feel arriving in a strange country their parent s home shared her MK memories and her husband Dave showed a video on how MK s are Hidden Immigrants Their son Dan joined us for Sat and Sun lunch he is an MD working as a hospitalist in Wichita to earn money to pay off his college debts so he can go overseas as a missionary doctor He wants to keep up with us Dennis Buschman told about his trip back to Congo seeing the Ram that he had raced down the hill to start so many times as a boy and described the bike trip he and his brother Frankie did to raise money for the preschools Lois Esau Epp showed pictures and described the chances she and her sister Merilyn Esau Nuss had to share their testimony as they went door to door and gave out Bibles to those accepting the Lord when she returned to Africa with her dad Abe Esau David Rocke shared some of the ideas he has been learning from his Bible study What he shared is printed up if you d like a copy David says that because we are so far removed from the time and culture that our Bible was written much knowledge has been lost or changed As we near the time of Christ s return our understanding has a clearer focus so for those who wish to see clearing vision is possible Ask for a copy from David at dcrocke netins net Doretta Dick Drey shared that the Torah is relevant for us today As an addendum to David

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