Older Adult Ministry for the Mind
Older Adult Ministry for the Mind

This third post about ministry for adults 75 and older is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and special issue of Lifelong

Advent debates
Advent debates

“The voice of one crying out in the wilderness: ‘Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight. Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall

Blue Christmas: Responding to loss
Blue Christmas: Responding to loss

I began writing this commentary thinking of those who have experienced a significant loss in their lives: a loved one who is no longer present, an awaited birth that did

Quantity time leads to quality formation
Quantity time leads to quality formation

When I was a young mother, I discovered that quality time with my children did not occur on schedule. It was only through quantity time that intimate intersections occurred. Often

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.

Easter People #20: Unexpected religious experiences
Easter People #20: Unexpected religious experiences

Greetings, Easter People people! Here’s our new episode with a conversation about non-religious pop culture that hit us in a religious way, a game which turns that formula around, and (as

Young adult mission journal 1: De-churching the gospel
Young adult mission journal 1: De-churching the gospel

  Part II can be found here.  When I was in seminary, a professor once told me that every priest should be able to offer a concise account of the Christian

Podcast review: The Moonshine Jesus Show
Podcast review: The Moonshine Jesus Show

Title: The Moonshine Jesus Show Tagline: a “backyard brew of high octane theological perspectives on pop-culture and politics” Creators: David Henson and Mark Sandlin Genre: Conversation Frequency: Twice weekly (for now), one show dealing with

Our Picks: Faith Podcasts
Our Picks: Faith Podcasts

The effort to launch our own faith podcast has pulled our attention somewhat from the wider faith podosphere. But the Key Resources team is working to remedy that shortfall, and

Learning from faith formation failure
Learning from faith formation failure

When I think of faith formation, I used to think only of programming: Sunday school, Bible study, forums, discussion groups, books, curriculum, and outlines. I tend to get so caught