Services Bulletin (Periodical)
Services Bulletin, an 8-page 8 ½ x 11 in. monthly periodical published by the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) at Akron, Pennsylvania, first issue March 1947, last issue April 1956, at which time the circulation was 7,500 copies, distributed free. The following have served as editors: Ernest W. Lehman, Paul Holdeman, Ruth Hess, Emma Schlichting, Marion W. Kliewer, and Margaret Jantzi. The purpose of the Services Bulletin was to give in a concise form a review of the various services sponsored by the Mennonite Central Committee, namely, foreign relief, refugee resettlement, voluntary service, peace, and mental health. In April 1958 the periodical was reactivated under the name Report and published as a quarterly interpreting the MCC program to 2,500 church leaders and educators. Each issue of this 6 7/8 x 9 ½ in. booklet is devoted to a section of MCC activity. This periodical is edited by the Information section of the MCC.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 507. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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