- Investing in a Multiracial Vision of Church Kenji Kuramitsu asks challenging questions and offers an unafraid vision of what the church may be if we are brave enough to live into our calling. Read
- St. John’s Plays Music in the Key of P Miguel Escobar shares a tool that helps vestries and other leadership groups think through the strengths and weaknesses of an idea as a team. Read
- Making Episcopal Identity Strategic Daniel Heischman uses examples from Episcopal Schools, and urges us to claim our unique Episcopal identity, using it to form the core of our strategic visioning and planning. Read
- Visioning and planning at ECF’s first Spanish Bootcamp Sandra Montes shares the experience of ECF’s pilot Spanish bootcamp which brought together church leaders for the critical task of visioning and planning. Read
ToolsAdvent and Christmas Invitation Graphic Download and use this graphic as an invitation to your Episcopal church for Advent and Christmas services.
EventsRegistration Open for Church Leadership Conference Kanuga & ECF partner to offer practical tools for challenges of church leadership.
ResourcesECF’s Ten Advent Resources for 2017 Here is a list of ECF's favorite free Advent resources for 2017.
ToolsECF First Step An assessment tool for congregations seeking to grow in strategy, leadership, and finances.
ResourcesVestry Resource Guide Practical guidance for Episcopal vestries. Available in print and e-book and English and Spanish.
Resources5 Vestry Retreat Resources Five resources to help your vestry, bishop’s committee, or other leadership group take a productive and life-giving retreat.
Featured Topic: Vision & Planning
How leaders develop a strategic vision and plan for their congregation.