Christian Education


February 19, 2014

By: Shannon Kelly

The Office of Formation is involved with the Anglican Communion project, Bible in the Life of the Church. This project was commissioned by the ACC in 2009 and the Report Deep Engagement; Fresh Discovery was warmly received by the ACC in 2012. The Report not only offers a number of reflections...

February 18, 2014

By: Shannon Kelly

Today we welcome guest blogger Chris Lynn, Adult Conferences Program Director for Kanuga Conferences. Kanuga Conferences is situated on 1,400 mountain acres near Hendersonville, North Carolina, with scenic Kanuga Lake at its center. Each year Kanuga welcomes more than 25,000 guests to their...

February 3, 2014

By: Bronwyn

You know you are called to a Mission Experience or Pilgrimage….but where?

Knowing where to serve can be one of the most daunting aspects of planning. Either the scope of the mission field can feel overwhelming or the finding the right location can seem impossible.

To begin...

January 31, 2014

By: Shannon Kelly

Terminology in the church (and throughout the world) continually changes as we humans try to verbalize and articulate what we mean. Sometimes our language clarifies, sometimes it makes things too broad and inclusive so we aren’t sure what we are talking about, and sometimes it is helpful yet...

January 30, 2014

By: Bronwyn

Today’s guest blogger is Randall Curtis. Randall is the Ministry Developer for Young Adults and Youth in the Episcopal Church in Arkansas. He also served as our resident tech expert at EYE11. Just last week, Randall was elected President of Forma.  He blogs at


January 24, 2014

By: Shannon Kelly

This week, Faith Formation leaders from across The Episcopal Church have been gathered at the Forma Conference for continuing education and networking.

At yesterday’s plenary gathering, Forma officially introduced Faith Formation Academy, which will be offering a Certificate Program for...

December 11, 2013

By: Bronwyn

by Thomas Alexander, EYE14 Mission Planning Team, Liturgy & Music Committee member 

I love working with the Episcopal Youth Event Liturgy & Music Committee.

We are all so different, literally stretching to every corner of the country, and we all have such unique...

December 10, 2013

By: Bronwyn

As Christians we are called to join God’s mission. As the Christian Church, we are called to serve in mission in communion with all the saints.

But, discerning our particular personal and communal role in engaging God’s mission can feel overwhelming, unclear or even confusing.


November 25, 2013

By: Bronwyn

I’m excited today to share more information about 3 Days of Urban Mission, the mission immersion experience immediately following the Episcopal Youth Event (EYE’14).

3 Days of Urban Mission will be held July 13-16, 2014 at University of Pennsylvania. (EYE’14 will be July 9-13 at...

November 19, 2013

By: Bronwyn

With Advent and Christmas right around the corner, I know that this is a busy time of year for church staff.

However, in the hustle and bustle of the seasons, please don’t lose track of your window of opportunity for recruiting and discerning your diocesan delegation for the 2014...