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

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd thrives at All Saints–Sharon Chapel
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd thrives at All Saints–Sharon Chapel

Each week children at All Saints–Sharon Chapel in Alexandria, VA, encounter Christ the Good Shepherd in presentations created by carefully trained teachers through Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS). It

Reimagining church space: The Juice Bar
Reimagining church space: The Juice Bar

Two summers ago, St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church in Spartanburg, South Carolina, had an idea. What began as a way to connect with a local school district became far more than we imagined.

Reading Deuteronomy: An interview with Stephen Cook
Reading Deuteronomy: An interview with Stephen Cook

Key Resources‘s Kyle Oliver recently interviewed Stephen Cook, VTS professor of Old Testament and author of Reading Deuteronomy. Kyle Oliver: What have you learned about teaching the Bible in parishes? Stephen Cook:

The body and faith: An interview with author Ragan Sutterfield
The body and faith: An interview with author Ragan Sutterfield

Key Resources’ Chris Hamby recently interviewed Ragan Sutterfiled, VTS middler and author of This is My Body: From Obesity to Ironman, My Journey into the True Meaning of Flesh, Spirit, and Deeper Faith. 

Reclaiming the words of MLK at Christ Church Cathedral
Reclaiming the words of MLK at Christ Church Cathedral

To say the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is an iconic American figure borders on understatement. He is perhaps the most famous American political reformer of the twentieth century, if not

Spiritual arts camp nurtures children’s faith
Spiritual arts camp nurtures children’s faith

Every summer, children, from ages 8 to 12, in Manhasset, Long Island, open their hearts and minds to God’s love and beauty through fun and by engaging artistic exploration. Christ Episcopal Church, in partnership with

Two churches thrive with combined faith formation program
Two churches thrive with combined faith formation program

On the north shore of Long Island in Manhasset, NY, two neighboring churches are working together in a new, path-breaking ecumenical way. For 200 years, Christ Episcopal Church and Community

Poise of the Soul: A Yoga Worship Service
Poise of the Soul: A Yoga Worship Service

This past year, St. Alban’s Parish in Washington, DC, conducted a bold experiment in liturgy. Associate rector Jim Quigley and I, with the support of parishioner Sally Craig, piloted a yoga worship

Kadosh: Adult faith formation for today’s village
Kadosh: Adult faith formation for today’s village

Ritual is formative. Technology is a partner. Accessibility is a must. Formation is collaborative. After spending nearly a decade leading Sunday school in parishes and teaching religion classes in day