Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

The RCC updates our New and Notable for Advent and Christmas list as seasonal resources appear.  All Creation Waits:  The Advent Mystery of New Beginnings (Paraclete) by Gayle Boss includes 25 images of wild animals paired with short reflections.  Ahlan wa Sahlan! Welcome! Advent Stories for Children is a free curriculum from Global Ministries that connects the Christmas story with children of Nazareth and Bethlehem today.

Engage: Faith & Politics from The Institute for Youth Ministry at Princeton supports conversation on the polarizing rhetoric surrounding the presidential election.

Gene Robinson will speak on Choice and the End of Life at the Westminster Town Hall Forum this evening.  The Compassion & Choices End-of-Life Information Center and Honoring Choices Minnesota provide resources.

The Christian Reformed Church offers several Faith Formation Toolkits on Faith Storytelling, Intergenerational Church, and more.

The Way of Love with Norman Wirzba, author of Food & Faith (Cambridge), is a film series from The Work of the People.  God Complex Radio also posts an interview with Wirzba.

In Hope for the Future (WJKP), Shannon Daley-Harris of the Children’s Defense Fund provides 12 meditations for those working to create a better world for children.

Contact us with any resource questions:  info@rcc-mn.org.