Articles : Urban Connections by Saucedo
As an urban Mennonite, I wonder whether Mennonites are effecting any change in our communities.
My faith community in San Antonio is similar to many other urban Mennonite communities. Typically, our congregations are situated in economically depressed parts of town where the majority of our neighbors are people of color.
I don’t normally hear, “Why are you Mennonite?” I usually hear, “Are you Mennonite?”
Every spring and summer, idealistic youth and their adult sponsors journey to the big city.