‘Sunday Happens’ every week on ‘Building Faith’
‘Sunday Happens’ every week on ‘Building Faith’

In case you missed the news last week, we wanted to announce in this space that the Center for the Ministry of Teaching will be continuing the tremendously popular Building

Discovery to recovery: Godly Play for Alzheimer’s patients (continued)
Discovery to recovery: Godly Play for Alzheimer’s patients (continued)

Editor’s Note: Today we continue to look at a very special Godly Play ministry in the Diocese of Lexington. The Rev. Lois Howard discusses the challenges of Godly Play ministry with Alzheimer’s

Discovery to recovery: Godly Play for Alzheimer’s patients
Discovery to recovery: Godly Play for Alzheimer’s patients

Editor’s Note: Over the next two days we will explore an important ministry taking place within the Diocese of Lexington. As most of our readers know, Godly Play has traditionally been

Shutting down the Sunday school
Shutting down the Sunday school

What would you do if the families in your parish were exceptionally regular in their attendance at worship, but only a few were committed to church school; the well of prospective teachers

Getting excited about The Big Class from ChurchNext
Getting excited about The Big Class from ChurchNext

We’ve been hopeful about the promise of ChurchNext since founder Chris Yaw first contacted us last spring. For those of you who haven’t already encountered it, ChurchNext is a platform

Lessons from a successful young adult ministry gathering
Lessons from a successful young adult ministry gathering

I recently attended the Commonplace young adult ministry gathering in the Episcopal Diocese of Washington. Participants gathered from across the judicatory for a night of storytelling, fellowship, and prayer. I came

The Reflective Practitioner: An Advent elf experiment
The Reflective Practitioner: An Advent elf experiment

Advent. At home. With the kids.Where do I start? I don’t have a wreath. I don’t have a fancy calendar. I don’t have time. Then I saw the familiar message: Slow

Expanding faith formation reach with hybrid networks
Expanding faith formation reach with hybrid networks

Responding to a problem I serve as the “front line” in our consultation services here in the Center for the Ministry of Teaching. Every day, I answer emails, phone calls,

TED’s Threads of Faith: An intersection of theology and inspiration
TED’s Threads of Faith: An intersection of theology and inspiration

Looking for a fresh way to have a conversation about where faith and daily living intersect, our congregation turned to TED Talks and ended up with a rich class titled

Interview with ERD’s Abagail Nelson
Interview with ERD’s Abagail Nelson

Abagail Nelson is the Senior Vice President of Programs for Episcopal Relief & Development. In this interview, Episcopal Teacher Guest Editor Cindy Coe asks Abagail how she was formed for her