Posts Tagged ‘education’

Bring Your Church into the Digital Age – The e-Formation Conference

Last summer, almost 200 Christian educators and communicators, lay and ordained and from several denominations, converged on Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) to learn from experts and peers about using technology for forming faith in congregations and other ministry settings. Many of these participants will return to an expanded 2014 program what is expected to be an even larger gathering.

March 9th – A Double Dose of Sunday Happens

This week we are blessed to have two reflections! Katie Young is the youth ministry intern at Church of the Heavenly Rest in Abilene, Texas. Debra Quintana is the Director of Christian Education at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Larchmont, NY.     What went right today? Katie: We had a wonderful discussion about mission and what it […]

Rejoice! Building Faith Continues

For you shall go out in joy, and be led back in peace. The mountains and the hills before you shall burst into song, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands. -Isaiah 55:12     Greetings and blessings to you, whether you are a long time reader or new to this site.  […]

Worship, Learning, and Technology

“Today, churches and religions are challenged to find the appropriate metaphors to maximize the new opportunities that media presents and come to terms with a fundamental shift in reading practices that digitality has brought about,” said Daniel Ramirez, an assistant professor of North American religious history at the University of Michigan.

What Leads to Volunteerism?

Graduates of Protestant high schools out-volunteer peers from Catholic, secular, public, and home schools—all by significant margins.

Prayers for a New School Year

Faithful and ever-present God, we lift to you our concern for public education. We raise for your blessing and guidance all who work and learn in the public schools and colleges of our state and country. We bring to you all our hopes and expectations.