A quiet summer: Some Mennonite camps cancel programs

May 11, 2020 by and

Summer camps were not designed for social distancing. With gaga ball and capture the flag, close-quartered cabins and campfire worship, food preparation and meal times in the dining hall, “the whole idea of...

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Sibling band’s tour a different kind of education

Feb 24, 2020 by and

There are three members in the band Girl Named Tom. But Tom isn’t one of them. A nickname for the youngest Liechty sibling, Bekah, “Tom” became the inspiration for Caleb, Joshua and Bekah’s sibling...

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Bus carrying Kansas youth groups crashes on return from Rocky Mountain snow camp

Jan 24, 2018 by and

A bus carrying three south-central Kansas youth groups returning from Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp junior high snow camp crashed Jan. 21 just outside Stratton, Colo. Passengers experienced bumps and bruises,...

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