Best of VBS – Center for the ministry of teaching
Best of VBS – Center for the ministry of teaching

It’s that time of year! Every spring the Center for the Ministry of Teaching (CMT) publishes reviews of new Vacation Bible School programs. Reviews include new programs developed for 2016 as

The 2016 VBS Reviews are Here
The 2016 VBS Reviews are Here

It’s that time of year! Every spring the Center for the Ministry of Teaching (CMT) publishes reviews of new Vacation Bible School programs. Reviews include new programs developed for 2016 as

Let’s play
Let’s play

A child turns over a bucket of packed sand on the beach to add a third turret to an elaborate sand castle. Margaret has been building that castle for hours

Our Picks: Baptism resources
Our Picks: Baptism resources

Looking for good resources for Baptismal preparations?  Check out this list we’ve put together as “our picks” for Baptismal resources.  Rather it be educators that need resources on parenting and

History and Philosophy of Education
History and Philosophy of Education

  In late June, twelve Doctor of Ministry students and I met for a week of intensive study of the history and philosophy of education. We covered more than five

Rotation Sunday School in Action: A Conversation with Mandy Hodges
Rotation Sunday School in Action: A Conversation with Mandy Hodges

We recently ran an article in which two CMT authors outlined the benefits and downsides of the Rotation Sunday school model. See Point/Counterpoint: Rotation-Model Sunday School. This week we sat down

Celebrating partnership at GC78
Celebrating partnership at GC78

Ever since returning from the 78th General Convention of the Episcopal Church, we (Lisa and Kyle) have been trying to decide what would be most helpful to share with followers

Episcopal Service Corps participants reflect on faith, community
Episcopal Service Corps participants reflect on faith, community

Regular followers of the Center for the Ministry of Teaching know we’re big fans of the Episcopal Service Corps. Service corps programs represent the possibility of faith formation at its

Discerning a call to mission
Discerning a call to mission

Editor’s note: The Rev. Shannon Preston is discerning a call to international mission and kept a journal during a recent Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) discernment weekend.  Day 1 Today we began

Finding communion: Seminarians grow, harvest wheat to bake daily bread
Finding communion: Seminarians grow, harvest wheat to bake daily bread

The Eucharist offers us many gifts: memorial, thanksgiving, empowerment by the Spirit. There are many ways to approach such an intimate act and find deeper communion with God. A group of seminarians at