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

Episcopal Service Corps participants reflect on faith, community
Episcopal Service Corps participants reflect on faith, community

Regular followers of the Center for the Ministry of Teaching know we’re big fans of the Episcopal Service Corps. Service corps programs represent the possibility of faith formation at its

Seeking Jerusalem: An invitation to pilgrimage at St George’s College
Seeking Jerusalem: An invitation to pilgrimage at St George’s College

To go on pilgrimage is to set one’s face towards Jerusalem. In my previous article, I emphasized that while sacred time, sacred space, and sacred journey are its most commonly

Discerning a call to mission
Discerning a call to mission

Editor’s note: The Rev. Shannon Preston is discerning a call to international mission and kept a journal during a recent Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) discernment weekend.  Day 1 Today we began

Easter People #37: Technology Q&A
Easter People #37: Technology Q&A

As we previewed last time, the Easter People answer your technology questions and chat about their favorite apps in advance of the e-Formation Conference at VTS. We also hear about the panelists’

Pilgrimage as an expression of the Christian life
Pilgrimage as an expression of the Christian life

As a young 30-year old clergyperson, I received a wonderful and perhaps rather rare calling—to go on pilgrimage. It was to be an around-the-world pilgrimage, visiting ecumenical Christian communities, parishes and

Bible Briefs: A powerful Bible resource at your fingertips
Bible Briefs: A powerful Bible resource at your fingertips

Welcome to the Bible Briefs collection, a series of short, highly readable pamphlets introducing the books of Scripture. Each pamphlet presents a concise, stimulating introduction to a biblical book from the

Some young adult ministry best practices from Commonplace 2014
Some young adult ministry best practices from Commonplace 2014

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of attending (and serving as videographer for) Commonplace 2014, a regional gathering of young adults in the Episcopal Church. Besides learning a whole lot