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October 1, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

A couple of books have come to my attention that I thought you might be interested in:

The much anticipated, The Spiritual Guidance of Children: Montessori, Godly Play and the Future, by Jerome Berryman, is being released October 1.  Here’s the description:

This new book is an...

September 30, 2013

By: Bronwyn

In last week’s post recognizing and reflecting on the 15th anniversary of the brutal murder of Matthew Shepard, I promised to create a page of resources devoted to ministry with LGBTQ youth.

You will notice that page in the navigation at the top of this blog site. The direct link is HERE...

September 27, 2013

By: Bronwyn

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are currently being accepted for the Constable Fund Grants for the 2013-2014 cycle.

The Constable Fund provides grants to fund mission initiatives that were not provided for within the budget of the Episcopal Church...

September 27, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Today’s guest blogger (and photographer) is  Jan Berry Schroeder, Minister for Families, Children and Youth at The Episcopal Church of the Advent, Kennett Square, PA. In this post Jan shares a great idea for an intergenerational activity she has used in her congregation. While Jan’s event...

September 26, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Hey everyone! My name is Joe Prickett, and I’m a part of the Liturgy and Music Team for the Episcopal Youth Event 2014 Mission Planning Team.

This past Monday, the Liturgy and Music Team came together once again via Google Hangout to dig a little deeper and ready ourselves for our...

September 26, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

The Vision and Practice of 21st Century Faith Formation is an interactive educational program for priests, faith formation leaders, and staff in all Christian congregations.

During this three-day event you will:

Understand the diverse religious and spiritual needs of all...

September 25, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

As Executive Council prepares to meet, each office of the Episcopal Church submits a report on their activity during the previous quarter. Our Team Leader, Bronwyn Clark Skov, prepares the report.

As you know, it is important to all of us in the Office of Formation and Vocation to do...

September 25, 2013

By: Bronwyn

As Executive Council prepares to meet, each office of the Episcopal Church submits a report on their activity during the previous quarter. As the Officer for Youth Ministries, these are the primary projects I either focused on or participated in during the past 3 months.

A subcommittee of...

September 24, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Fifteen years ago this October, 21-year old Matthew Shepard was abducted, tied to a fence, and left to die in what is now one of the most notorious hate crimes in our nation’s recent history.

Several Episcopal Youth Event participants in Laramie, Wyoming, the summer of 2002 traveled to...

September 19, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

The Beatitudes count among the most recognizable of all Scripture (Matthew 5:3-12):

Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.Blessed are those who...

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