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- Christian Formation
- Clergy Transition
- Pastoral Care
- Planned Giving
- Prayer & Reflection
- Small Churches
- Vision & Planning
- Youth & Young Adults
Does your congregation think about and talk about stewardship only during the annual funding campaign? If so, you’re missing year-round opportunities for formation. Not sure how to start? These two tools may help.
Many congregations recognize the Feast of St. Francis by offering some form of blessing of the animals. Here's a collection of resources from across the Episcopal Church.
Confused about limitations on church-sponsored dialogue during this political season? Check out these resources for guidelines related to church engagement in the electoral process and public policy.
An interview tool to help congregations in a clergy search process identify individuals with strong team leadership skills.
ECF offered a number of workshops the 2016 Church Leadership Conference: Be Still and Grow. Copies of the presentations and resources are offered below.
Every vestry should establish written group norms and a vestry covenant. ECFVP offers examples from Episcopal congregations.
Want a 1 minute video sharing the message of Christmas that you can personalize for your church to add service times? A gift from your friends at the Acts 8 Movement.