Christian Education

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 19:21

Today I am pleased to welcome Rob Johnson as guest blogger. Rob is a longtime friend, fellow youth minister, and advocate for social change. Rob teaches Religion and Project Adventure at Breck School, an Episcopal, coeducational, college prep...

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 17:30

As the program year kicks off, we also prepare to welcome new members into our communities. Here are a few books from Leader Resources that might be useful in helping individuals and families understand and feel at home in the Episcopal Church. You...

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - 16:44

Episcopal Relief & Development yesterday published their 2012 Annual Summary. When you have a free moment, click the picture at right to take a look at it. The Annual Summary is not only beautiful but is an important reminder of the critical...

Monday, August 26, 2013 - 15:29

Much as I am an advocate for and practitioner of Youth Ministry, I have always been of the school of holistic and lifelong approaches to Christian Formation. Youth Ministry should not function in a vacuum or a silo apart from the body of the...

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 15:05

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through him and without him not one thing came into being.  John 1:1-3a Yes, it’s that time of year again...

Monday, August 12, 2013 - 19:37

Below you will find an excerpts from an interview with Elizabeth Heenan, Volunteer Coordinator for Hurricane Sandy Response, which was recently published by Episcopal Relief & Development in their Lamplight newsletter. As part of the...

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 13:46

While I’m on vacation I have arranged for a series of guest bloggers and re-posts from blogs that I have really enjoyed. Today I am pleased to share this blog post by Scott Pontier, Lead Consultant with Ministry Architects. It originally appeared...

Monday, August 5, 2013 - 10:50

Summer camp is a consistent story shared by many adult Christians, as is Confirmation Class amongst those of us who celebrate sacraments. I have been blessed and transformed as an adult participating in “confirmation camps” and am grateful for the...

Friday, August 2, 2013 - 12:15

“John Wesley, founder of the Methodist movement, was known for his energy and activism. He traveled many miles on horseback and on foot to preach and guide the ministry. Sometimes theologians and historians lift him up as a kind of ‘energizer...

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 18:00

“Your mother died to save you. If there is one thing Voldemort cannot understand, it is love. He didn’t realize that love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark. Not a scar, no visible sign . . . to have been loved so deeply, even...

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