Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

Andrew Esqueda of Progressive Youth Ministry posts on discussing faith and science with youth using Paul Wallace’s Stars Beneath Us: Finding God in the Evolving Cosmos (Fortress).  Luther Seminary’s project, Science for Youth Ministry, provides resources.

Storypath gathers a collection of picture books to deepen children’s experience of worship.  And in Worshiping with Children, Carolyn Brown shares ideas for bulletin announcements welcoming children to worship and ways for children to be worship leaders.

Videos from the 2016 e-Formation Conference on digital faith formation are available.

Chalice Press features Forward Together: A Moral Message for the Nation by William J. Barber II.  With Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, Barber coauthored The Third Reconstruction: Moral Mondays, Fusion Politics, and the Rise of a New Justice Movement (Beacon).  Barber is also featured in Wilson-Hartgrove’s video series, The Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith.  Wilson-Hartgrove interviews Barber for Faith & Leadership.

In Building Faith, Christine Hides suggests churches Build a Back to School Prayer Station with a public chalkboard.

Turn Toward Love is an interactive art installation at Christ Church Cathedral in Houston.

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