Bikemovement is a group of young adults that rode bicycles across the
Touring participants creatively recorded and summarized the group’s conversations with individuals and congregations en route on a dynamic website, inviting others to respond and dialog. Persons were welcome to join the touring group at any time, which will stopped at various Mennonite churches across the country, sharing and engaging transformative conversation. The journey began at
Participants hope to inspire through movement and conversation within national and global church communities. The journey was a call for the church to reemerge as a movement rather than an institution. Sarah Thompson, of
The Global Youth Summit at Mennonite World Conference (MWC) in Zimbabwe 2003 was a platform for conversation within the diverse youth of the global Anabaptist church. Bikemovement’s goal is to support emerging young leaders as they gather for broader conversation at the next summit in Paraguay 2009. Working with the MWC AMIGOS committee, bikemovement participants hope to raise $50,000 of the $100,000 goal. This money will bring Anabaptist youth from the global south to share their visions for the future of the international church.
May 12, 2006
Updated September 14, 2006