Christian Education

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 14:04

As you most likely already read, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori called for prayer following the explosions in Boston, MA, and offers the following prayer: Gracious God, you walk with us through the valley of the shadow...

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 15:11

My colleague, Bronwyn Skov, and I are reprinting this blog post by Sharon Ely Pearson, Christian Formation Specialist at Church Publishing, with the hope that you will take a minute to participate in her survey on curricula in use throughout the...

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 21:52

Easter isn’t just a day. The Season of Easter provides 50 days in which we have the opportunity to engage our children in the story of the Risen Christ in new ways. Candle Press offers the To Go series which you can send by e-mail or print out to...

Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 13:23

The recent article in the New York Times, The Stories That Bind Us, concludes the following: “If you want a happier family, create, refine and retell the story of your family’s positive moments and your ability to bounce back from the difficult...

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 12:44

As we move through the last week of Lent, our thoughts begin to turn toward Palm Sunday, Holy Week and Easter. I offer these few resources as last minute ideas for making this important season especially meaningful. Through the Cross: It can be...

Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 12:28

Vibrant Faith @ Home, a ministry of Vibrant Faith Ministries, has designed a half-day workshop to give leaders strategies and tools to empower families to grow in faith at home. Topics include: Analytics Don’t LieEver send faith stuff home? How do...

Friday, March 8, 2013 - 10:20

For some of us the snow keeps piling up…so what better time to start thinking about summer? Here are a few Vacation Bible School curriculums from Leader Resources that have been recommended to me: Aslan is on the Move! Using an animated version of...

Monday, February 25, 2013 - 10:15

Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) has published its first 2013 VBS reviews. There are more reviews to come from VTS, including Cool Adventures en español and Rita Mosquito from Episcopal Relief and Develompent. In the meantime, here’s the...

Friday, February 22, 2013 - 10:24

It is not too early to start planning your Children’s Sabbath. Literally thousands of churches, synagogues, mosques and temples across the country participate in this celebration by holding special worship services, education programs, and...

Friday, February 8, 2013 - 10:44

The Vibrant Faith at Home Plus workshops are  designed to give leaders strategies and tools to empower families to grow in faith at home. This half-day workshop is: Aligned with recent research on family assets and strengths. Anchored in decades...

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