Tag: general church resources

Church as Village Green

This article was originally published on Vestry Papers. Vestry Papers is an award-winning online periodical published by the Episcopal Church Foundation, based in New York. Vestry Papers presents themed articles relating to congregational vitality. This […]

Buck Mountain: Addressing Rural Poverty

Buck Mountain, an Episcopal mission in the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, is doing its part to address the cycle of poverty. Its members are committed to sharing what they have learned in their […]

Safe Churches, Accessible Training

THE DIOCESE OF VIRGINIA BEGAN OFFERING UPDATED, SHORTER MISCONDUCT PREVENTION TRAINING IN MID-OCTOBER. HERE’S A LOOK AT THE REASONING BEHIND THE CHANGE. Consider this narrative: A father of two spends his weekdays at work and […]

ChurchNext: Build Your Parish Community Online

By: Liz Brignac, ChurchNext Trinity Episcopal Church in Upperville is facing a challenge. Parishioners are maintaining their numbers at Sunday services, but involvement in weekly activities like adult Christian formation and Bible study is diminishing. […]

Upcoming ECF Webinars

The Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF) is a great resource for equipping and empowering congregations. One of the ways they offer these tools is through free webinars. Below are a few upcoming webinars worth checking out: […]