The church should be proactive and seek ways to provide tools for the young people in our congregations to have respectful, caring conversations with people who they may disagree with or where the topic may just be uncomfortable no matter how important. Here are exercises to help create an atmosphere of safety, respect, and accountability.
In the Dismantling Structural Racism issue…
From the 2018 Book of Common Worship, use this commissioning service to bless or commission mission personnel as they leave for their new call.
This Quicksheet resource shares various spiritual practices and how to explore them with College Students.
This report describes how congregations are doing six months into the COVID-19 pandemic.
This resource gives ideas on how to assist all ages with actively engaging with scripture during worship whether in person or online.
Start out the school year faithfully in a season of new beginnings with the At Home ideas included in this resource.
This resource includes a litany, some hymn suggestion, prayers and other liturgy helps to help plan Celebrating Christian Formation in worship.
This resource includes ideas for Kick-Off Sunday, Rally Day, and Intergenerational Events.
This resource includes ideas for back to school blessings and celebrations which include all those in education as students or leaders in our faith communities and our communities.