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Essex Conversations - Visions for Lifespan Religious Education

Essex Conversations: Visions for Lifespan Religious Education

Product Attributes:

Product Code: 2010
ISBN: 9781558964143
Publisher: Skinner House
Publication Date: 
Pages: 336
Size: 5.5 X 8.5
Binding Information: Paperback 


Availability: In Stock
Paperback $16.00


Now available as an eBook in the Amazon Kindle Store.

More than 30 religious educators explore goals for the new century. A valuable tool for broadening our understanding of religious education and its impact on our future. In the tradition of The Stonehouse Conversations, published in 1979.

Table Of Contents:


Educating for Faith  Rev. Dr. Barry M. Andrews

Outside the Box  Rev. Susan Davison Archer

Toward Wholeness and Liberation  Rev. Marjorie Bowens-Wheatley

For the Generations to Come 33 Rev. Susan Suchocki Brown Changing Lenses 43 Pat Ellenwood Making Sure There Is a There There 53 Judith A. Frediani Useable Truth 63 Rev. Dr. Richard S. Gilbert Spreading the Good News 73 Rev. Dr. M. Susan Harlow Learning Types and Their Needs 85 Daniel Harper What Youth Want 99 Logan Harris Youth Groups as a Model for Tranformative Ministry 107 Jen Harrison Religion as Relationship 123 Rev. Patricia Hoertdoerfer Building Strong and Radical Religious Communities 133 Dr. Jacqui James Building a Strong Community 141 Elizabeth Motander Jones The Children’s Fire Is the Community Fire 151 Ginger Luke The Principle Behind the Principles 161 Rev. Frances H. Manly Practicing the Scales of Rejoicing 169 Rev. John Newcomb Marsh Doorway to the Sacred 175 Rev. Makanah Elizabeth Morriss The Teacher as Spiritual Guide 185 Rev. Dr. Roberta Nelson Seven Reminders 197 Rev. Dr. Tom Owen-Towle Education as Liberation 207 Rev. Dr. Rebecca Parker The Core of Our Evolving Unitarian Universalist Faith 219 Rev. Meg Riley Margin and Center 229 Rev. Dr. Tracey Robinson-Harris Looking Back 237 Rev. Jeannellen Ryan Doing the Work of Becoming Unitarian Universalists 247 Kathy M. Silver Taking Our Children Seriously 255 Rev. Gary E. Smith Our Seven Principles 263 Laura Wilkerson Spencer Sunday School Is Dead—Long Live Sunday School 271 Rev. Greg Stewart To Teach an Abiding Faith 287 Rev. Dr. Elizabeth M. Strong Child’s Play 297 Rev. Dr. John W. Tolley Outcome-based Religious Education 307 Rev. Dr. Tom Yondorf

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