Six New Things

Check six new ministry resources in this weekly post.

Happy Easter!   Christine Valters Paintner of Abbey of the Arts is offering a series of reflections on practicing resurrection. And here is an Easter blessing from Jan Richardson’s Circle of Grace.

The Day When God Made Church:  A Child’s Book about Pentecost by Rebekah McLeod Hutto is new from Paraclete.

Jerad Morey of the Minnesota Council of Churches will share tips for holding Respectful Conversations in your church in a UMC Discipleship Ministries webinar April 5.

The Desert Southwest Conference UMC has produced a five-part DVD-based curriculum, Economic Inequality:  A Christian Perspective.  Contact the RCC to access the study.

Food and Faith author Norman Wirzba’s mission in Way of Love is to transform Americans’ image of God:  “Christianity is a lot more interesting than people make it out to be.”  Here’s a discussion guide.  Find links to Wirzba’s articles, books and video on his website.

From Working Preacher:  How to Preach to Mikey (and His Parents) shares practical tools to keep the whole congregation engaged.  A new feature, Reflect and Connect, provides discussion questions for RCL texts in Easter.

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