Youth and Young Adults



April 14, 2013

[Church Divinity School of the Pacific] Here are some suggestions from youth ministers for how congregations with limited financial resources can enable or strengthen their ministries to and with young people.

Suggestion #1: Replicate the summer camp model

The idea might sound...

April 14, 2013

Many people who work with youth and young adults say that engaging young people in conversations about their doubts is a proven route for teaching the critical thinking skills essential for adult faith. Photo/CDSP

[Church Divinity School of the Pacific] With the...

April 14, 2013

[Church Divinity School of the Pacific] When Church Divinity School of the Pacific began looking for models of effective youth ministry, it found these examples.

A holy meal

A Sunday evening service at St. Gregory’s of Nyssa in San Francisco incorporates a...

March 22, 2013

Lynn Goodman-Strauss, director of Mary House Catholic Worker (left), with Austin pilgrims to her left (bottom row) Telesa Bennett Pasquale, Rachel Snyder, Sarah Watkins (seated), (top row) Heather Strickland, Kayleigh Chapman and Lia Closel. Photo: EPF

[Episcopal Peace...

March 13, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs — Press Release] The youth and adult members of the 2014 Episcopal Youth Event Mission Planning Team have been announced.

Drawing hundreds of youth from throughout the Episcopal Church, EYE 2014 will be held in July 9-13, 2014 in the...

February 26, 2013

As Campus and Young Adult Ministers we are, in a way, professional (or volunteer) mentors and accompaniers. But where do we go for mentorship and accompaniment ourselves? The Provincial Coordinators for Campus Ministry and the newly formed Young Adult Ministry Council, in addition to being...

February 14, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Communication] We all know the healing power of breaking bread together. The same can be true of baking the bread.

If you’re a migrant domestic worker in Hong Kong far away from your family and friends, you may look for healing at the Cathedral Church of St....

February 11, 2013

[Faith & Leadership] Church youth are often called upon to help others — they may go on mission trips, serve meals at a community kitchen or tutor other students.

But at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in New Canaan, Connecticut, such direct service has been augmented by a different kind...

December 9, 2012

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Note: The following is presented in English and Spanish.

Application deadline nears for Episcopal Church Young Adult Service Corps

The January 4 deadline for the Episcopal Church Young Adult Service Corps is approaching.


November 30, 2012

[Episcopal Young Adult and Campus Ministries] For years, the Young Adult and Campus Ministries Office has created Advent Meditation Guides.  In the past, these have been printed in booklets and PDF documents. This year, we are taking it virtual by inviting young adults and people who...