A funny thing happened on the way to the thrift store

Apr 10, 2015 by

Not really. Nothing all that funny actually happens on the way to the thrift store. Sometimes something mildly amusing might happen and then the little anecdote could be woven into an edifying sermon, but...

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Dearth of mirth

Mar 2, 2015 by

Jews don’t recognize Jesus as the Messiah. Protestants don’t recognize the pope as the head of the church. And Mennonites don’t recognize each other in the liquor store. Rimshot. Historically, Mennonites...

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Filmmaker explores humor in Low German culture

Feb 23, 2015 by and

There’s a stereotype floating around that filmmaker Orlando Braun doesn’t like. The stiff Mennonite farmer who traded his sense of a humor for a new seed company hat just isn’t true, and Braun wants to...

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