Young Adults: Understanding the lens of authenticity
Young Adults: Understanding the lens of authenticity

This post by Kyle Oliver is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. You can read the

Young Adults: Cultivating a service culture
Young Adults: Cultivating a service culture

This post by Kyle Oliver is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. You can read the

Young Adults: Engaging the critical mass problem
Young Adults: Engaging the critical mass problem

This post by Kyle Oliver is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. You can read the

CACS: Bringing a global church to your parish
CACS: Bringing a global church to your parish

Editor’s note: Today we’d like to take the opportunity to introduce you to our VTS colleagues at the Center for Anglican Communion Studies. As educators here at Virginia Theological Seminary

Letter from camp: God’s love as free gift and sacred mission
Letter from camp: God’s love as free gift and sacred mission

When my friend and colleague Kristen Hawley asked if I wanted to preach at morning worship during my visit to Camp EDOW yesterday, I was a little anxious. It’s not that I was intimidated by the

Episcopal Youth Event: Marked for mission, regardless of age
Episcopal Youth Event: Marked for mission, regardless of age

Students in my courses are familiar with one of my core convictions: “age is a social construction.” There is no universal experience of being 5, 15, or 50. While genetics shape

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

Podcast review: God Complex Radio
Podcast review: God Complex Radio

Title: God Complex Radio Tagline: “If you’ve got a God complex, you’d better get over it.” Creators: Carol Howard Merritt, Derrick Weston, and Rob Dyer Genre: Interview Frequency: Every 1–2 weeks Availability: iTunes, RSS, Streaming Study Guides: Yes