Small Congregations

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 18:54

Well, I missed National Barefoot Week (who knew there was a National Barefoot Week?) but nonetheless, I believe you will enjoy this blog post by my friend Genelda Woggon from St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Asheville, NC. It is reprinted with...

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 17:17

Have you made your mark with any of the Five Marks of Mission? Why not share your success with the rest of the church? The Episcopal Church Office of Communication is asking you to create and share videos of local ministry and work in action as...

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 09:52

Just a quick post to let you know the Children’s Curriculum Overview is now available from Church Publishing. Also from Church Publishing, you can find: VBS Overview How to Choose Curriculum Christian Education Planning Calendar Curriculum and the...

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 18:27

I just heard about this training opportunity and thought to pass it along. The Parish Resource Center of Long Island is sponsoring a 1-hour webinar on Dementia, Spirituality and the Faith Community on Tuesday, May 14 at 7 pm (Eastern). Join the...

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 17:39

The Faith Formation Learning Exchange just published their list of Spring 2013 Resources: What’s New: Spring 2013 includes the latest research and articles on families, children’s ministry, children’s and adolescent behavior, and young adult and...

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 16:46

Older Americans Month is celebrated each May to honor and recognize older adults for their contributions to families, communities, and society. The United States Administration on Aging’s theme this year, “Unleash the Power of Age,” celebrates ...

Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 13:03

From time to time I have the honor of welcoming guest bloggers. Today I welcome Sabrina Evans, Director of Christian Formation for the Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma, who is tackling the important yet under-considered topic of full inclusion....

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 14:34

More than one in three Episcopalians is over the age of 65, and another 41% of Episcopalians are between the ages of 45 to 64. Three of every four members of the Episcopal Church are age 45 or older. In terms of economic stressors alone (retirement...

Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 16:31

In case you haven’t seen it, there’s an article in yesterday’s Washington Post about the White House advisory council of religious leaders calling for new measures to end human trafficking worldwide. Their 36-page report, which was released April...

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 15:12

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...

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