Creation care curriculum free today, includes badges
Creation care curriculum free today, includes badges

We have two brief and exciting announcements for you today, both related to our friend and colleague Cindy Coe’s work as an Episcopal Church Justice & Advocacy Fellow. (1) Cindy has

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

Point/Counterpoint: Rotation-Model Sunday School
Point/Counterpoint: Rotation-Model Sunday School

Three children participating in a rotation-model activity.   Two of the CMT’s best curriculum reviewers weigh in on the rotation-model for Sunday school, offering point and counter-point. Point: Rotations encourage

Teens, Tweens, and Tech: A survey and lesson plan
Teens, Tweens, and Tech: A survey and lesson plan

I’ve mentioned here before a fantastic Fuller Youth Institute interview with danah boyd, author of It’s Complicated and one of the leading experts on how teens use digital media. Many of you were

Curriculum review: Can I Ask That? A Sticky Faith Curriculum
Curriculum review: Can I Ask That? A Sticky Faith Curriculum

The authors of Can I Ask That? address the questions that adolescents often pose as they explore a deeper faith in God. Fuller Youth Institute, publisher of this curriculum, has been

Curriculum review – The Discovery Series: A Christian Journey
Curriculum review – The Discovery Series: A Christian Journey

While there are numerous video resources available for Christian formation, few are as complete and as adaptable as The Discovery Series from the Episcopal Diocese of Texas. The curriculum itself

Curriculum review: The Story
Curriculum review: The Story

Choosing a curriculum for your congregation is a tricky business; there are a lot of questions to ask and answer before you dive in and begin planning. There are the

Curriculum review — Spark: Activate Faith (rotation model)
Curriculum review — Spark: Activate Faith (rotation model)

I had the fortunate and rare experience of coming to work in a church with a thriving Sunday school program. My job was to maintain it, and since I had

A few quick thoughts on ‘Echo the Story’
A few quick thoughts on ‘Echo the Story’

A couple of weeks ago, our colleague Randall Curtis posted a review of the youth curriculum “Echo the Story” to a Facebook group of Episcopal faith formation practitioners. The review was written by an intern

Confirm Not Conform
Confirm Not Conform

Need a “go-to” toolkit for adult Christian formation? Forward Movement’s Confirm Not Conform is now available as an adult program. This program provides a solid and comprehensive set of lesson