Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

Amy-Jill Levine’s Short Stories by Jesus:  The Enigmatic Parables of a Controversial Rabbi is a six-session DVD study with leader and participant guides.  Another DVD study with Levine, Entering the Passion of Jesus:  A Beginner’s Guide to Holy Week, will be released in December.

Save the date:  Michel Le Gribble-Dates will offer Story and Stretch, a workshop combining biblical storytelling and yoga for children, May 29 at the Minnesota Church Center.  All are welcome at this ConNext Community event.  Register here.

Stopping Harassment and Creating Cultures of Respect, a video-based class from ChurchNext for individuals and groups in faith communities, is free through May 28.

In Beyond Earth Day, Leah D. Schade shares ten ideas for environmental advocacy and activism for churches with established Earth-care ministries.  Creation Justice Ministries provides resources for Endangered Species Day.

Minnesota Council of Churches is again offering Blessed Ramadan signs and Taking Heart Iftar Dinners.

In This is My Body:  Embracing the Messiness of Faith and Motherhood (Upper Room), Hannah Shanks links communion with women’s experience of a body broken.  Illustrated Children’s Ministry, Amy Young and RevGalBlogPals share Mother’s Day resources for churches.

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