Growing up in a Mennonite environment, speaking only Low German until school-age, the author grew to fully appreciate this background later in adulthood as he encompassed the globe. Observing many Mennonite communities the world over, he saw first-hand how they each had contributed to the country where they settled, and found that the Anabaptist principles of Menno Simons, a co-founder in 1536, are still viable in today's world. This heritage also influenced the author's proclivity for volunteer work throughout his life - ...

A Grateful Mennonite 2014, FriesenPress

ISBN-13: 9781460226148

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