Posts Tagged: Church School

Our strength grows with our youth: Register them for Church School

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By Donna Olendorf Director of Children & Youth Formation “The strength of our church grows with our youth,” wrote vestryman Bob Bursian in 1973, capturing the spirit of Christian Education that has been present at Grace Church since its very beginning. In fact, the roots of our Church School reach back to a time before… Read more »

Children build faith through worship

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By Donna Olendorf Senior Warden I love to watch children with their parents during church on Sundays. The littlest ones snuggle up against dad’s shoulder, smiling at being held by their fathers; the toddlers pour over picture books while they sit on mama’s lap; the school age children color mandalas in between prayers. And when… Read more »

New Sunday school program starts Sept. 8

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By Catherine Turnbull Director of Children and Youth Formation Under the aegis of Welcome, Worship, Study, Serve, we’ve been asking ourselves over the years how we can best embody our mission to impart the great stories of the Christian faith and guide children into Episcopal traditions of worship—in a comfortable bracket of time. This year,… Read more »