Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

The Holy Living Series (Abingdon), ed. Elaine Heath, includes Prayer by Ray Buckley and other four-week studies on the spiritual practices of Discernment, Neighboring, and Worship.  Volumes on Celebration, Confession, Simplicity, and Study will follow next year.

Illustrated Children’s Ministry launches an intergenerational resource, the Illustrated Worship Planning Guide for World Communion Sunday, as well as a Children’s Bundle.  Parallel resources for All Saints’ Day are available.

Season of Creation (September 1-October 4) resources include a PDF Celebration Guide and a collection of readings and liturgies.  Creation Justice Ministries also suggests resources on Food Waste Weekend and more.

Demystifying Islam, Charles Kimball provides practical guidance in Truth Over Fear:  Combating the Lies about Islam (WJKP).

J. Clif Christopher’s God vs. Money DVD and Participant Guide (Abingdon) provide a process for church leaders to apply the key principles of his book.

We’re all going to die.  Why is it so hard to talk about it? is an excerpt from Lori Erickson’s Near the Exit (WJKP).  A discussion guide is available.

See the Six New Things archive.  It’s searchable.  Contact us with any resource questions: ministrylab@unitedseminary.edu.