Resources in Sacraments

Ecumenical Consensus on Meanings of Eucharist

An ecumenical description of Eucharist/Lord’s Supper/Communion. The Office of Theology and Worship has put together resources for a mini-course on worship that can be used for Commissioned Ruling Elder education, study for worship ordination exams, elder education, and/or a Christian education course on worship. See the full collection of these resources.

Notes for Explaining the Triduum / Three Days

A guide explaining the significance of the Triduum or Three Holy Days. See related pages: The Three Days, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Vigil, Presbyterian Worship

ideas! article: Easter is a Season

Easter isn’t over the week after Easter Sunday. In fact, Easter is a season that lasts 50 whole days — until Pentecost. In this article, you’ll learn ways for your congregation to continue the Easter celebration in worship and at home. 

Gifts of God: The Sacraments – Communion: A Feast of Grace (video)

Baptism and Communion in the Reformed tradition are celebrated in this resource from the Presbyterian Reformed Educational Partners (PREP). Five Reformed denominations jointly produced this video to help congregations start conversations about the Sacraments with new parents, new members, confirmation classes, and officers. Use this resource for nurturing disciples of all ages. Get Baptism: A… Read more »

Gifts of God: The Sacrament Study Guide

Baptism and Communion in the Reformed tradition are celebrated in this resource from the Presbyterian Reformed Educational Partners (PREP). Five Reformed denominations jointly produced a video resource (see link below) and this companion study guide to help congregations start conversations about the Sacraments with new parents, new members, confirmation classes, and officers. Use this resource… Read more »

Gifts of God: The Sacraments – Baptism: A Sign of Promise (video)

Baptism and Communion in the Reformed tradition are celebrated in this resource from the Presbyterian Reformed Educational Partners (PREP). Five Reformed denominations jointly produced this video to help congregations start conversations about the Sacraments with new parents, new members, confirmation classes, and officers. Use this resource for nurturing disciples of all ages. Get Communion: A… Read more »