Communion of saints

Jan 10, 2013 by

The story of Jun Yamada’s healing is truly inspiring (“Communion of Saints,” Dec. 10). However, the implication of the article by Laurie Oswald Robinson seemed to be that the teaching of the communion...

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Nonviolence for white people

Jan 10, 2013 by

Sometime in the mid-60s, when America’s black-led freedom movement was at the center of daily news, a white man asked Malcolm X why he did not accept and teach the nonviolence of Martin Luther King. Malcolm...

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MCC meat canning can be a family affair

Jan 7, 2013 by and

Almost every year, an entry appears on the October page of the Schroeder family calendar that looks a lot like the previous year’s. It’s near the bottom of the page, late in the month. It says something...

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For fast-growing Amish, a changing life

Jan 7, 2013 by and

MILLERSBURG, Ohio — For Jacob Beachy, life moves along much as it always has. Every day, there are the 35 cows that need tending, and 90 acres of farmland. His is the life of an Amish farmer, in which...

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