Bearing Witness

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This site is a gathering point for stories of costly discipleship in faithfulness to Christ ("bearing witness") being gathered as part of the Bearing Witness Stories Project sponsored by the Institute for the Study of Global Anabaptism at Goshen College. Please post additional stories or add new information, primary sources, bibliographical references to the stories already posted here. If you are unsure how about how to do this, feel free to experiment -- it's not as complicated as it looks! Or send the information to



The Jesus Tribe: Grace Stories from Congo's Mennonites 1912-2012 (A Project of Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission)[edit]

Emmanuel Wayindama[edit]

Rudolphe Kasandji[edit]

Merlin Grove[edit]

Hassan Barnabas Dehgani-Tafte[edit]

Artwel Mabhena[edit]

Raphael Mthombeni[edit]

Moses Massawala[edit]

Kenneth Miller[edit]

Asia (and Australia)[edit]

Glen D. Lapp[edit]

Sundar Singh[edit]

Latin America[edit]

Miguel Brun[edit]

Hugo Donatti[edit]

Salvador Alcántara[edit]

Yolanda Cerón Delgado[edit]

Kornelius Isaak[edit]

Jose Chuquin[edit]


Bernhard Bergen[edit]

Dirk Willems[edit]

Johann Dyck[edit]

Johann Kornelius Martens[edit]

Jakob Aron Rempel[edit]

Aron Peter Toews[edit]

Alexander Heinrich Ediger[edit]

Jakob Heinrich Paetkau[edit]

Jakob Heinrich Siemens[edit]

Eberhard Arnold[edit]

Charles de Foucauld[edit]

David Pätkau[edit]

Suzanovo Martyrs[edit]

Julius Kubassek[edit]

Andreas Wurtz[edit]

The Christian Soldiers of Serbia[edit]

North America[edit]

Black Kettle, Cheyenne peace chief[edit]

Clarence Jordan[edit]

Joseph Hofer[edit]

David Hofer[edit]

Michael Hofer[edit]

Jacob Wipf[edit]

John M. Klaassen[edit]

Dan Terry[edit]

Fannie Lou Hamer[edit]

Daniel Gerber[edit]

John Schrag[edit]

John Neufeld[edit]

Emanuel Swartzendruber[edit]