Women of Mennonite Church Eastern Canada

sharing our gifts

Bottom Row L-R: Marie Assad, Personnel Team Leader; Phyllis Ramer, Executive Coordinator; Grace Schweitzer, Personnel Team Member; Nancy Sabo, Personnel Team Member; Karen Gingerich, Program Team Member

Middle Row L-R:  Lisa Blackburn, Treasurer; Carol Martin, Program Team Member; Florence Jantzi, outgoing Interim Co-Coordinator; Kathryn Good, outgoing Interim Co- Coordinator

Back Row L-R: Amanda Zehr, Program Team Member; Linda Wiens, Communications Coordinator; Dorothy Hamm, Program Team Leader; Phyllis Kramer, Program Team Member; Edna Jane Lebold, Personnel Team Member

Who We Are

Women of Mennonite Church Eastern Canada (WMCEC) is an organization of women's groups, affiliated with the MCEC community of congregations.

Our Motto

"Each one should use whatever gift (she) has received to serve others, faithfully administrating God's grace in its various forms."  - 1 Peter 4:10

This Challenges Us To

  • Promote and encourage MCEC women to seek a growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Discern and nurture our gifts through mission, service, and fellowship with each other.
  • Build unifying relationships for affirmation, support, and fellowship with each other.
  • Encourage and support the mission of local congregations, MCEC, and the broader Mennonite Church.

Some Current Projects

  • Scholarship for female M.Th. student(s) at Conrad Grebel University College
  • Hidden Acres - Single Moms Camp
  • MCEC ministry in Ottawa, Sherbrooke, Toronto
  • Special Needs Support
  • Bible Study Guide (Canada and USA)
  • Mennonite Women Canada Connections
  • Mennonite Women Canada Ministries
    - Spiritual Growth - studies at the Master's Level
    - International Ministries in Thailand
    - Radical Journey - one year cross-cultural learning for young adults
  • Pennies and Prayer Legacy Fund

Executive Members

     Phyllis Ramer, Executive Coordinator

     Marie Assad, Personnel Team Leader

     Linda Wiens, Communications Coordinator

     Karen Sauder, Treasurer

     Dorothy Hamm, Program Team Leader

    Contact Us


    Phyllis Ramer
    Zurich, ON
    (519) 236-7332
    Email: peramer@hay.net                


    Linda Wiens
    St. Catharines, ON
    (905) 708-0075
    Email: linwiens2@gmail.com