Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

In Outside the Lines:  How Embracing Queerness Will Transform Your Faith (Fortress), Mihee Kim-Kort mixes personal story and biblical analysis.  Tara K. Soughers outlines a theology for trans allies in Beyond a Binary God (Church).

Big God Big Questions, a confirmation curriculum from the PC(USA), is based on the findings of The Confirmation Project.  Making Disciples, a 13-session mentor-based confirmation program by Will Willimon, has been revised and updated.  Cultivating Teen Faith:  Insights from The Confirmation Project (Eerdmans) will be available in October.

Dave Barnhart explores house churches in a Ministry Matters blog series.

Via Traci Smith:  Barnabas Children’s Ministry offers resources for dramas,  storytelling, and other ideas for all-age worship and activities.

Resources to support conversation on Gender Identity from Yvette Flunder, Kate Ott, and others are part of the current issue of Engage from The Institute for Youth Ministry at Princeton Theological Seminary.

Romper lists 100 Progressive Books for Children.  Social Justice Books provides recommendations for teaching about immigration and more.

Contact us with any resource questions:  Please note our summer hours:  Tuesday noon-4 and by appointment.