Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

Rob Bell discusses What Is the Bible? (HarperOne) with Jana Riess of Religion News Service.  A small group guide is available.  Bell’s book tour comes to Minneapolis May 31.

Teaching Faith with Harry Potter (Church) by Patricia M. Lyons is a guidebook for parents and educators for using the series in multigenerational faith formation.  Harry Potter and the Sacred Text is a podcast exploring a chapter each week by a team from Harvard Divinity School.

The Bible for Normal People, a podcast by author Peter Enns and Jared Byas, features episodes with Rob Bell, Richard Rohr, Rachel Held Evans, Walter Brueggemann, Mike McHargue, Any-Jill Levine, and more.  Teaching the Bible to Your Children is episode 7.

In Can “Neighbors” Be Board Members?, Sarai Rice of Congregational Consulting Group recommends incorporating neighbors into church decision-making structures.

Feasting on the Word Curriculum is updated for 2017-2018 to more fully integrate worship and learning experiences.

Lyle Griner of Peer Ministry Leadership shares resources in response to 13 Reasons Why.

Contact us with any resource questions:  info@rcc-mn.orgPlease note that our summer hours will begin May 24:  we will be open Tuesday noon-4 and by appointment.