Christian Education


July 31, 2013

By: Bronwyn

“Your mother died to save you. If there is one thing Voldemort cannot understand, it is love. He didn’t realize that love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark. Not a scar, no visible sign . . . to have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved is gone, will give...

July 29, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Summer is flying by and ‘Back to School’ is right around the corner.

To help make the transition from summertime to the classroom, will offer a free devotional resource beginning Thursday, August 4, to facilitate opportunities for students to reflect on their faith...

July 25, 2013

By: Bronwyn

I found this article in my web wanderings yesterday: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church participates in mission trip to Vermont (NJ News). Take a minute to look it over. It’s a great story about a congregation engaging with a nearby community in much-needed work.

It’s always great to...

July 24, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Join me in welcoming guest blogger the Reverend Abigail W. Moon, Associate Rector at St John’s Episcopal Church, Tallahassee. Abi is familiar to many from several years in youth ministry in various dioceses of Province IV and her work with the Episcopal Youth Event in 2011. It is always an...

July 23, 2013

By: Wendy Johnson

Today I welcome as guest blogger Wendy Johnson, who works with my office as a social media consultant. Since taking her first job in youth ministry in 1999, Wendy has been an vocal advocate for the power of youth mission and pilgrimage experiences.


Mission WITH...

July 22, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

On September 15, 1963, the 16th Street Baptist Church was bombed, killing four little girls and marking a turning point in the U.S. 1960s Civil Rights Movement that ultimately contributed to the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

In a recent blog post, Sharon Ely Pearson referenced...

July 16, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Do you know sleep-deprived parents of a newborn?

Help them embrace the wonder of God’s love for their child in the Candle Press booklet, This Child of God.

The booklet contains suggestions for the simplest and briefest prayers with infants. It also includes “noticing” prayers for...

July 16, 2013

By: Bronwyn

The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has launched a call for projects in order to identify and support 15 action projects (3 by region) which will be “certified” with the label “8th UNESCO Youth Forum” and implemented by, with and for young women and...

July 11, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Lists help me stay organized. Lists help me keep track of who I’ve contacted and who I haven’t yet. Lists are easy to read in just a minute or two. Lists make logical sense.

That’s why I love this newest list from the Lewis Center for Church Leadership, 50 Ways to Strengthen Ministry...

July 9, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

I ran across this blog in my Internet travels yesterday. It looks like a great resource for worship leaders who want to include children in the congregation’s worship.

Have a look for yourself and let me know what you think: