Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

Healing Our Broken Humanity (IVP) by Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Graham Hill offers ten Christian practices for renewing the church and world, with small group activities, discussion questions, and exercises in each chapter and a seven-session film series available at The Global Church Project.  Author of The Homebrewed Christianity Guide to the Holy Spirit (Fortress) and the forthcoming Intersectional Theology (Fortress), Kim will be the featured speaker at The ConNext Summit in October 2019.

The 2018 Children’s Sabbath Manual from the Children’s Defense Fund is a free download.

In True Inclusion (Chalice), Brandan Robertson shares practical, step-by-step approaches to creating communities of radical embrace.  Robertson offers a study guide and Six Ways to Embrace True Inclusion in Your Community.

For kids 8-12, Just Breathe:  Meditation, Mindfulness, Movement, and More (Running) by Mallika Chopra is a fun and accessible guide to dealing with stress.

Martin B. Copenhaver’s The Gospel in Miniature (SkyLight Paths) includes more than 140 brief meditations on the New Testament.  Copenhaver is the author of Jesus is the Question (Abingdon, 2014).

NextChurch lists Eight Things Your Christian Educator Wants You to Know.

Contact us with any resource questions as you plan for the program year:  We are happy to consult with you.