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Apply for our MVS Unit!

What are you doing after graduation? Join Us! Interested in developing new skills and gaining new experiences after graduation in your field? Interested in serving with a non-profit? Interested in living in an intentional community and working in the local community? Mennonite Voluntary Service (MVS) is for you! Join a community. This MVS unit is located […]

Faith in Action Presentation to Harrisonburg City Council

A number of people have asked to read the comments Pastor Jennifer shared at Harrisonburg City Council’s meeting on April 24, on behalf of Faith In Action. We are so glad to be here tonight. We are Faith in Action. We are a multi-faith coalition of 25 congregations in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. We are […]

Update from CMC/VMC task force

In the fall of 2009, we embarked on a process that led to a congregational vote to become a congregation that welcomes persons into all aspects of congregational life, regardless of sexual orientation. This vote, affirmed by over 80% of members, has led us to where we are today as we seek to discern our […]

CMC Small Groups

Would you like to be part of a small group?  Anabaptists believe that the Christian life should be lived alongside others, not in isolation. CMC small groups provide settings for deeper relationships, and a community to share fellowship, study, personal encouragement, counsel, practical support, outreach, and fun. Small groups are made up of 6-12 adults, […]

Newsweekly for Sunday, April 22, 2018

Worship this Sunday, April 22, 2018 Worship Leader: Louise Hostetter Song Leader: Dorothy Jean Weaver Prelude/Offertory: Kathryn Schmidt Preacher: Jennifer Davis Sensenig Scripture Reader: Wayne Teel Children’s Time: Matt Gingerich Pastoral Prayer: Dayna Olson-Getty Scripture: John 10:11-18                                                               Upcoming CMC Events Tues, Apr 24       Pastoral Gathering for CMCers in Medical Professions, 5:30 pm,                                                 Room 205 (second floor) Wed, Apr 25       Kids’ Club, […]

Newsweekly for Sunday, April 15

Worship this Sunday, April 15, 2018 Worship Leader: Louise Hostetter Song Leader: Angie Clemens Prelude/Offertory: Matt Hunsberger Preacher: Dayna Olson-Getty Scripture Reader: Louise Hostetter Children’s Time: Jason Gerlach Pastoral Prayer: Jennifer Davis Sensenig Scripture: Luke 24:36b-48 Bulletin:  041518-Bulletin.docx                                                           Upcoming CMC Events Sat, Apr 14          Open Circle Small Group, 6 pm, Fellowship Hall Tues, Apr 17       Monthly Gathering, 6 pm Taco Meal, 7 […]

Mennonite Higher Education

CMC supports Mennonite higher education—undergrad and grad programs—in our annual budget and we also support individuals who are members or children of members who are choosing to advance their education at Anabaptist/Mennonite schools.  If you are considering Mennonite higher education, please be in touch with the chair of the Grants Committee, currently Shannon Sneary (swsneary@gmail.com).  

Podcast: 2018 Lenten Hymn

Hymn by Gloria Rhodes and Bradley Lehman. Our theme music is “Jesus, I believe you’re near,” composed by Matt Carlson and arranged for strings by Jeremy Nafziger. To learn more about CMC podcasts, listen to other podcasts or subscribe, check out our main podcast page. http://media.blubrry.com/cmcva/p/cmcsitebackup.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/27171330/micah.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Compassion Funds

Financial hardships in our congregation arise for a variety of reasons:  medical bills, job loss, unexpected major expenses, counseling/therapy.  CMCers generously support the Compassion Fund for mutual aid among members, so that we can ease these hardships among our households.  If you or a CMCer you know has a financial need, Grants Committee will review […]

Is God calling you into mission or service?

CMC encourages people of all ages to be ready to respond to God’s call into mission and service assignments—both short and long-term.  We set aside funds annually to support CMCers in this way.  If you are considering an assignment domestically or abroad, be in touch with the chair of Outreach Commission, currently Dennis Showalter,  or […]