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Update from
Ministries Across Generations 

Monday - Outdoor Ministry Association Meeting
(See Below for FB link)
Friday - FREE Children Worship & Wonder Workshop
"What is CW&W?" 
Saturday - Creating Vital Congregations Webinar Series


Workshop: What is CW&W?
March 19, 2021, Friday 6pm - 9pm CST
Trainer: Lisa Engelken, Cost: FREE!


Creating Vital Congregations Webinar Series
Intergenerational Ministry
Rev. Dr. Olivia Bryan Updegrove
March 20, 2021 | 1:30-3:30 p.m. EDT
The cost to register is $10 per log-in.

​​Rev. Dr. Olivia Updegrove, an ordained ministBryan-Updegrove.pnger in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), has worked with children, youth, and young adults at various stages of her ministry and has a deep passion for biblical education for all ages as a foundation for deeper spiritual growth.

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 Generation Youth & Young Adult Consultant, Randy Kuss, to gather information. You can find the information at

The Association of Outdoor Ministry continues to hold gatherings once a month as new questions come forward (Example: Do camps needs to require the vaccine for people to attend?) To find meeting times and links, please join the Facebook page. (Next meeting, MONDAY - March 15th)


Dismantling Sexism Seminar for Youth & Youth Sponsors

Can Christians be LGBTQ? Is God a man?
Can only men be ministers & church leaders?
What does the Bible say about gender & Identities?
Should we have different expectations based on gender?

​April 11th, 18th, & 25th
7 pm - 8:30 pm CST/6 pm - 7:30 pm MT on Zoom

Check the website for registration information at
$15 per person, scholarships available

​About the Keynoter, Rev. Sara Nave Fisher.

Sara (she/her/hers) is a queer, ordained  minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). She currently serves as the Senior Minister at Rolling Oaks Christian Church in San Antonio, Texas. 

Next Gathering... Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:30 EST
Ministries Across Generations:
Check-in, Resource, Supp
ort and Speakers, 2:30 EST
Join Zoom Meeting, Meeting ID: 987 027 306
(Mark you calendars for the first Monday of each month - EXCEPTION: Monday April 12th will be our monthly gathering)


(2nd MONDAY) Monday, April 12, 2021: Poor Peoples Campaign
Adam Barnes, PhD is the coordinator of the Rights and Religions program at the Kairos Center and has worked at the Poverty Initiative/Kairos Center since 2007.
Rev. A. Kazimir Brown, Repairers of the Breach coordinator. 

Monday, May 3, 2021: LifelongFaith Formation &  Vibrant Faith
John Roberto, 
has spent a lifetime working in Christian faith formation—teaching, writing, researching, consulting, and developing program resources. He founded LifelongFaith Associates, LLC in 2006 to continue his work. He served on the leadership team of Vibrant Faith Ministries from 2017-2020. John is also the founder of the Center for Ministry Development (1978). 
Previous Meeting Videos

Videos of Children Worship & Wonder Stories for Lent and Easter! (Click Here

          21 Jesus, the King
          28 Jesus’ Last Passover
          4 EASTER SUNDAY
          11 Appearance to Mary Magdalene
          18 The Road to Emmaus​

FYI - New GenON Resource for Easter to Pentecost
GenOn Ministries is excited to share a new resource for all ages to explore God’s great outdoors together!

Spring at Home and in Community is a seven-session, interactive devotional to use at home or with the church community from the Sunday after Easter to Pentecost. Short, easy-to-do sessions of an Acts passage reading (Revised Common Lectionary Year B), an activity based on that passage, and a prayer. Written for all ages with an emphasis on outdoor activities. Price includes permission for

  • churches to distribute (print or e-mail) to all households in the congregation
  • individuals to use in their home or share with their small group, "bubble" or extended family
  • church leaders to use for the planning of church-based outdoor gatherings

Ideas are included for virtual gatherings and ways to experience outdoors together.
Session themes: Sharing, Strengthening, Healing, Guiding, Receiving, Choosing, Pouring
Sharing session (Week One) is available as a free sample.
Spring at Home and in Community is $18 and immediately downloadable.

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