Christian Education

Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 15:09

Hopefully, by now you have heard about the landmark November 15 forum, Fifty Years Later: The State of Racism in America, live streamed from St. Andrew’s Episcopal Cathedral in Jackson, Mississippi, and sponsored by the Episcopal Church and the...

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 15:19

Just over 50 years ago thousands of Birmingham students – some as young as 6 years old – left their classrooms to participate in a peaceful march on City Hall where they were hoping to meet with the mayor to discuss the end of segregation in their...

Friday, September 6, 2013 - 16:54

Church Publishing’s latest newsletter, Living IN-formation, included the following useful tools and information: Resource of the Month: Creative Ideas for Children’s Worship: Year C by Sarah Lenton now completes the set of three books that...

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 15:21

As you kick-off the program year, Candle Press publishes some fun take-home resources. They include: Me Too! invites the child (aged 4 to 7) who has been receiving Eucharist since infancy — or is now being prepared to receive — to notice what is...

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 20:31

This recent post, All Children Deserve Teachers Who Care About Them, by Marian Wright Edelman struck a chord with me. In my opinion, teachers are not only found in traditional classrooms. They are found in Rec Centers, after-school programs and in...

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 16:38

If you haven’t ready read it, have a look at the most recent blog post on Forma, Man Chops Off His Arm. As Children’s Formation Ministers, I am confident we have all used our “improv” skills at one time or another and enjoyed the results of the...

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 14:42

Weaving God’s Promises is a three-year Episcopal curriculum for children and middle-school youth, published by Morehouse Education Resources. The curriculum is divided into two programs: Weaving God’s Promises for Children for ages 3-11 Weaving...

Monday, August 12, 2013 - 17:30

Episcopal Relief & Development offers two programs in which children (and others) are invited to plan and complete a project in their local community or congregation. The Abundant Life Garden Project  includes resources to facilitate a...

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 13:26

Each October Episcopal Churches observe the Children’s Sabbath by holding special worship services, education programs, and advocacy activities to engage people of faith in improving the lives of children and their families. This year, the 2013...

Monday, August 5, 2013 - 10:07

Today, I am re-posting (with permission, of course!) a recent article by the Rev. Jeff Jackson, that appeared on his blog on July 27. I thought the post was a great mixture of meaning and learning, with just the right dash of fun. Enjoy! 6 Reasons...

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