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Christian Formation News

Greetings! As we head into the fall season you may be blessing the new school year, holding rally days and celebrations, and looking to the program year ahead of engaging… Read more »

Camp and Retreat Sunday

The PC(USA) designates various days on the church calendar for special emphasis. Below are resources for celebrating Camp and Retreat Sunday. This Sunday usually falls on the second Sunday of… Read more »

Why Presbyterians are Like That

Why Presbyterians are Like That is a series of Bible Studies intended to help participants think about why Presbyterians are the way we are. Like most Christians throughout history, Presbyterians… Read more »

Faith Formation Leader Connection

The Faith Formation Leader Connection brings together leaders of faith formation ministries in the PCUSA.  We do this by offering a variety of ways for leaders to share, connect and… Read more »

Disability Inclusion Toolkit

Faith and Disability A Practical Guide for Church Leaders   Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord;… Read more »

Intergenerational Mission

When all generations participate in mission together, it leads to a portrait of mission that becomes part of the identity of every age and stage of your congregation. It communicates… Read more »

Christian Formation Week

The Presbyterian Church (USA) planning calendar recognizes a week of Christian Formation in churches and faith communities. This week begins the Sunday after Labor Day but churches may choose different… Read more »

Intergenerational Formation

For some folks, intergenerational formation is still a fairly new way of thinking about Christian discipleship and for others they have been engaged in it for years in various ways…. Read more »

QuickSheets and Resources

The Office of Christian Formation seeks to honor the unique gifts, challenges and opportunities that come with every age and stage in a person’s lifetime of faith formation. We introduce… Read more »

Presbyterian Youth and Triennium

The Office of Presbyterian Youth and Triennium celebrates, provides opportunities and advocates for Presbyterian youth in the church and the world. In addition to the triennial gathering for high school age… Read more »