Christian Education

Friday, December 7, 2012 - 16:50

Young Christians from around the world are invited to apply to the World Council of Churches (WCC) Stewards Programme for a 3 week hands-on learning experience at the WCC 10th Assembly from 23 October to 10 November 2013. Applicants must be between...

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 16:36

From the YASC blog, One Holy Name. The Episcopal Church’s Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) will be accepting applications for 2013-2014 until January 4, 2013. The December 16 weekly bulletin insert from the Episcopal Church promotes this...

Friday, November 30, 2012 - 14:14

Observing Advent in spiritual, faithful avenues via social media are being conducted by the Episcopal Church Office of Communication. Advent is the liturgical season that occurs four weeks prior to Christmas, beginning on Sunday, December 2. ...

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 16:08

From time to time I will invite guest writers to submit posts to this blog. This week Emma Tees from Camp DeWolfe kindly submitted the following blog post about opportunities for volunteers and families impacted by Hurricane Sandy to use Camp...

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 14:00

What comes after “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday”? Giving Tuesday! Join the movement by making a donation to any of Episcopal Relief & Development’s featured funds, and as a special bonus, your gift will be matched — giving it double the...

Monday, November 26, 2012 - 16:28

Beginning December 2, d365 becomes “Following the Star.” Following the Star is a free daily devotional that carries you through the seasons of Advent and Christmas. Watch for features by Episcopal writers throughout the Advent Season. Share this...

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 15:10

My colleague Ruth-Ann posted a listing of the Advent resources from Candle Press on her blog earlier today. The Advent Table Cards might be especially useful to anyone working with families with youth. I also received these beautiful liturgical...

Monday, November 12, 2012 - 18:38

With snow on the ground in Minnesota today it is feeling like we are inching closer to Advent and Christmas. Getting into the spirit, here are some Advent resources to help with pageants, programs and sermon preparation: From Church Publishing:...

Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 15:05

Have some of your former youth ministry participants graduated and are now looking to discern their calling in a broader context? I have often found that traveling outside our comfort zones and exploring other cultures offers rich opportunities for...

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 15:56

I’ve spent a week in Taiwan meeting the faithful and gracious Episcopalians in mission and ministry in this far-flung diocese of our church. The Rt. Rev. David Lai and his staff exceeded all of my expectations for hospitality, making sure that I...

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