Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore’s Let the Children Come (Fortress) explores the question, What does faithful parenting look like today?  In the Midst of Chaos (Fortress) views caring for children as spiritual practice.

Building Faith Brick by Brick II:  An Imaginative Way to Explore the Parables (Church) by Emily Slichter Given joins her first volume of lesson plans with Legos.

One Breath at a Time (Upper Room) by J. Dana Trent is a skeptic’s guide to Christian meditation.  Trent offers a webinar and videos on meditation.

Princeton Institute for Youth Ministry offers Engage:  Gun Violence and Young People, resources to jump-start conversation, and Cultivating Teen Faith in Context, an online course in partnership with The Confirmation Project.

Joint Religious Legislative Coalition’s 2019 Legislative Agenda is accompanied by videos, figures/infographics, articles, and more for each priority.  Day on the Hill is February 7.  Spirituality & Practice posts guides to Practicing Democracy with Children and Practicing Democracy with Your Faith Community.

Jan Richardson’s By Way of the Heart is a Women’s Christmas retreat for individuals or groups to use on Epiphany or another time.  Past retreats are available.

Contact us with any resource questions:  Please note that we are open by appointment until our regular hours resume January 15.