JUNE, 2021 
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Director for Christian Education/Faith Formation Ministries - Join Us!
The Director for Christian Education/Faith Formation Ministries is a Merger staff position with the Division of Homeland Ministries (DHM) and the National Convocation of the Christian Church (DOC). Promoting the vitality of Black Disciples, the Director is responsible for the development and implementation of educational ministries which nurture and support the Christian Education/Faith Formation ministries of congregations and regions. - DEPLOYED POSITION - More information

THIS MONDAY - Monthly Zoom Gathering 
Monday, June 7, 2021: Resources for Healthy Relationships and Conversations with Young People
Rev. Courtney Armento, M.Div., Pastor of theBLEND Church Family in Lancaster, California. Courtney is driven to inspire the power of community to create systemic change, in that vein, she co-authored resolution GA-1928, A Call to See and Respond to the Crisis of Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence which was adopted at General Assembly in 2019.

Join Zoom Meeting, Meeting ID: 987 027 306
After a summer break, we will gather again for resources and insights!

Previous Meeting Videos

CW&W Storytellers Training
July 9-10 CST, Cost $75
Trainer: Lisa Engelken and Debbie Walker

Ministries Across Generations Sermon
Need a sermon to take a virtual sermon break? Here ya go!
Possible scriptures: John 21:15-25 Matthew 19: 13-15 Deuteronomy 6: 1-3 Psalm 78:1-4 Joel 1:1-3

Virtual "Created To Be Me" Camp Registration
July 12-16

To provide soon-to-be ninth grade youth with factual and spiritual sexuality education that will help them view sexual intimacy as a gift from God intended for loving lifelong committed relationship.

"Created To Be Me" is a tightly designed ecumenical camping program focused on spirituality and sexuality. It is presented by Just Say Know trained Keynote/Workshop Leaders under the governance of the Board of Directors of Just Say Know Ministry. 

Worship Awesomeness from the National Convocation:
Youth Led 5th Sunday... Coming Soon

CAMP in times of COVID-19
As the 2021 Camp season approaches, our camp leaders are working to help navigate all the questions and safety responses. Christmount Executive Director, Rob Morris, has been working with our Ministries Across Generations Youth & Young Adult Consultant, Randy Kuss, to gather information. You can find the information at
CDC: Guidance for Operating Youth and Summer Camps During COVID-19

Previous Meeting Videos (Most recent: Jim Higginbotham, Professor of Pastoral Care, Earlham College, on Handling Stress / Trauma of Pandemic Yea))

Preparing for Fall? 
ORDER HERE for Fall: Family Faith Boxes
Check out the FREE PDF printouts already available for church and at home. Biblical Women and Parables

From church to the home, this summer you can introduce 12 biblical women to your families.
(Dinah, Miriam, Rahab, Deborah, Naomi, Abigail, Huldah, Anna, Martha, Tabitha, Priscilla, and Lydia) 

Curriculum and Creative Ideas...
Check out our top suggestions on our Curriculum Page and Pinterest Pages

Bonus Highlight: Illustrated Ministry

Illustrated Ministry creates accessible faith-based resources for the church and home. Our thoughtful and easy-to-use materials are designed to foster authentic faith engagement with our refreshing designs, creative activities, and intergenerational focus.

We celebrate the expansive image of God in everyone, through open and inclusive language, diverse imagery, and progressive theology.


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