Board Buzz: Covenant

Board Buzz: Covenant

Joining the ESUC Board of Trustees this past July was a difficult decision as I thought “policy-based governance” wasn’t my interest. I was putting my energy into things I thought more faith-based – Right Relations, RE and racial justice. Then I started “Governance...
Ways to Help with Membership

Ways to Help with Membership

“The welcoming church is more of an attitude or disposition. It represents the mindset of an outward focus rather than an inward focus. It is about serving rather than being served.” from Becoming a Welcoming Church by Thom S. Rainer Growth… it’s important...
Who are Religious Educators Anyway?

Who are Religious Educators Anyway?

Religious education is a rather amorphous term – a catch all for Sunday school, daycare, rites of passage, and faith building throughout the lifespan. Those that are called to become religious professionals often end up working as a religious educator, and sometimes...