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Rhizome – Aug 2015

Rhizome – Jan 2015

Rhizome – June 2014

Rhizome – Jan 2014


Texts in TranslationLifeTogetherInTheSpirit

Driver, John. Life Together in the Spirit: A Radical Spirituality for the Twenty-First Century. Goshen, IN: Institute for the Study of Global Anabaptism, 2011.



Hollinger-Janzen, Rod, Nancy J. Myers, and Jim Bertsche, eds. The Jesus Tribe: Grace Stories from Congo’s Mennonites 1912–2012. A Project of Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission. Elkhart, IN: Institute of Mennonite Studies, 2012. Co-published with Institute for the Study of Global Anabaptism.


These books are also available in PDF format on the Global Anabaptist Wiki:

Life Together in the Spirit
The Jesus Tribe
100 Ans de Mission Menonite


Global Anabaptism: Stories from the global Mennonite church

“Global Anabaptism” is a regular column by ISGA director John D. Roth in The Mennonite.


5 reasons to attend MWC 16,” 1 Feb 2015.

Three expressions of resistance and hope,” 1 Jan 2015.


MWC churches and the gospel of peace,” 1 Dec 2014.

“‘Meno-latino’ identity,” 1 Nov 2014.

The persecution of Nigerian Christians,” 1 Oct 2014.

World War I and the global church,” 1 Sept 2014.

Korean Anabaptist Fellowship engages challenges,” 1 Aug 2014.

Prepare to be hosts for MWC in 2015,” 1 July 2014.

A spiritual pilgrimage by bicycle,” 1 June 2014.

Is the Reformation still relevant?” 1 May 2014.

The plight of COs continues today,” 1 Apr 2014.

Dutch Mennonites and the unity of the spirit,” 1 Mar 2014.

Mennonites and land,” 1 Feb 2014.

“The witness of Regina Mondez,” 1 Jan 2014.


New perspectives in church history,” 1 Dec 2013.

What and how we sing matters,” 1 Nov 2013.

“A model of daily, faithful service,” 1 Oct 2013.

“The global church is young,” 1 Aug 2013.

Not your typical Beachy Amish bishop,” 1 July 2013.

The Anabaptist martyrs are not dead,” 1 June 2013.

Mennonites and the Catholic Church,” 1 May 2013.

And when they shall ask,” 1 Apr 2013.

“The gift of vulnerability,” 1 Feb 2013.

Japanese Mennonites address nuclear power,” 1 Jan 2013.


Saint John,” 1 Dec 2012.

“Amish growth enriches all of us,” 1 Nov 2012.

The danger of a single story,” 1 Oct 2012.

Before Pieter Jansz there was Tunggul Wulung,” 1 Sept 2012.

New technology and the global church,” 1 Aug 2012.

“In praise of translators,” 1 July 2012.

Paraguayan Mennonites enter politics,” 1 May 2012.

Church as a rhizome?” 1 Apr 2012.

“Baptist ties through the Aussiedler,” 1 Mar 2012.

“1948 meetings reoriented our thinking,” 1 Feb 2012.

Chilean Mennonites enrich the fold,” 1 Jan 2012.