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September 6, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Church Publishing’s latest newsletter, Living IN-formation, included the following useful tools and information:

Resource of the Month:

Creative Ideas for Children’s Worship: Year C by Sarah Lenton now completes the set of three books that correspond to all years of the Revised...

September 5, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Lifelong Faith Associates is now providing all issues of the Lifelong Faith Journal as a free service – new issues and back issues.

The Journal will remain quarterly with the same great content it has curated over the past six years. Each issue will continue to focus on a particular...

September 4, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

As you kick-off the program year, Candle Press publishes some fun take-home resources. They include:

Me Too! invites the child (aged 4 to 7) who has been receiving Eucharist since infancy — or is now being prepared to receive — to notice what is going on at Holy Communion and see how the...

September 3, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

This recent post, All Children Deserve Teachers Who Care About Them, by Marian Wright Edelman struck a chord with me.

In my opinion, teachers are not only found in traditional classrooms. They are found in Rec Centers, after-school programs and in our faith communities.

If you are...

August 27, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Today we welcome guest blogger Sabrina Evans, Director of Christian Formation for the Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma. She is originally from the Diocese of Alabama where she served as Director of Christian Formation in various congregations for over 26 years. She currently serves as Chair for...

August 22, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

It’s no secret that we have a wonderful and capable social media director keeping the blogs rolling and the Twitter feed tweeting and the Facebook sites posting for all offices of the Formation and Vocation Ministries Team.

Wendy Johnson has been on contract part-time with us for...

August 21, 2013

By: Wendy Johnson

If you haven’t ready read it, have a look at the most recent blog post on Forma, Man Chops Off His Arm.

As Children’s Formation Ministers, I am confident we have all used our “improv” skills at one time or another and enjoyed the results of the Spirit at work through us.


August 14, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

The Summer 2013 issue is on the theme of “A Lifelong Faith Formation Network for the 21st Century (Version 2.0).”

This issue is organized into three sections:

Part 1 presents the vision and themes of 21st century faith formation. Part 2 presents a guide to designing a faith...

August 13, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Weaving God’s Promises is a three-year Episcopal curriculum for children and middle-school youth, published by Morehouse Education Resources.

The curriculum is divided into two programs:

Weaving God’s Promises for Children for ages 3-11 Weaving God’s Promises for Youth for...

August 12, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

Episcopal Relief & Development offers two programs in which children (and others) are invited to plan and complete a project in their local community or congregation.

The Abundant Life Garden Project  includes resources to facilitate a formation program focused on a community garden...