Youth Ministries



May 1, 2013

By: Bronwyn

The registration deadline for the Taize-Pine Ridge “Pilgrimage of Trust on Earth” was just extended to May 10.

The extension is not for lack of registrants, which are numbering far beyond expectations. Instead, the deadline is extended to accomodate everyone who is called to participate...

April 29, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Today, my guest blogger is Katie Conway, Immigration and Refugee Policy Analyst for the Office of Government Relations of the Episcopal Church. In this piece, Katie presents an overview of a recent documentary on the DREAM Act and provides links to supporting resources that you might find...

April 26, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Still looking for a summer service opportunity for your youth group?

Province 7 is offering a Week of Service (July 8th-14th) in Dallas for 8th-12th graders.

The total cost is $375 which includes a stay at the University of Dallas, 4 days of service with youth from all...

April 24, 2013

By: Bronwyn

The deadline for registering for the SOUL Conference is Monday, May 6.

Scheduled for May 23-27 at St. Augustine’s University, Raleigh, NC, the SOUL Conference (Spiritual Opportunity to Unite and Learn) will provide a safe place for Episcopal youth and young adults of African descent to...

April 23, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Today I welcome as guest blogger the Rev. Canon John W. Newton, Canon For Lifelong Christian Formation for the Episcopal Diocese of Texas. This is the first of several blog posts focused on how the church can “Bridge the Gap” for graduating high school seniors to whatever is next in their lives...

April 18, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Today I welcome guest blogger, the Rev. Vincent Black, Canon for Christian Formation for the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio. Vincent is a member of the Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) 2014 Mission Planning Team and played a key role last weekend in helping us begin to discern the shape of our work. (...

April 17, 2013

By: Bronwyn

I am really looking forward to this particular Christian Formation Conference, Holy Mischief: Christian Formation for What is Next. Timely topic, impressive lineup of speakers, and, of course, a beautiful location.

I will be presenting a workshop titled “Five Marks of Mission in...

April 16, 2013

By: Bronwyn

I’m pulling this in from Sharon Ely Pearson’s blog, Rows of Sharon. It is a good quick guide to available resources for responding to yesterday’s tragedy at the Boston Marathon.

I encourage you to join me in prayer for everyone affected by the violence.



April 16, 2013

By: Bronwyn

Church Divinity School of the Pacific is engaged in discernment about youth ministry. Yesterday’s article from Episcopal News Service offers some interesting perspectives. Here are a couple of provocative excerpts from the article with a link for the full text.

“Responding to...

April 16, 2013

By: Bronwyn

As you most likely already read, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori called for prayer following the explosions in Boston, MA, and offers the following prayer:

Gracious God, you walk with us through the valley of the shadow of death.  We pray that the suffering...