This is a photo of (left to right): Lynn Roth, director of MCC U. S. Ministries, Albert Klein, academic dean, Eastern Mennonite College (EMC) and Ervin Mast, head of EMC's sociology/social work department talking over a cup of tea at the EMC/MCC consultation.
This is a photo of garbage marring the scenery of mountains and "hollers" in Appalachia. An outsider may blame the region's people or culture, not realizing that some counties, short on financial resources, provide no disposal services and landfills. Domination by the coal industry has kept the tax base too low.
This is a photo of Barbara Baynard of Diamond Street Youth program explaining a poster used in the daily Bible classes of the summer youth program at Diamond Street. (Left to right): Timothy Baynard, participant of MCC U. S.'s Urban Community Development Summer Service Program; Pleas Broaddus, director of MCC Urban Ministries programs, Barbara Baynard and Joseph Johnson and Carlos Jones, two other participants in MCC Urban Community Development Summer Service program.