Resurrection Hope: A Future Where Black Lives Matter - Kelly Brown Douglas
Resource type: Book, Church Leaders, Racial Reconciliation, New Release
In this new release, Douglas struggles with the hope that “Black Lives Matter,” before reaching deep into her own experience and the faith of Black folks to find her way back to Resurrection Hope.
Resource type: Mobile App, Podcasts, Biblical Videos
Features BibleProject's entire video and podcast library, refitted for mobile devices. Includes a new "Journey" through Scripture where participants learn how to read the Bible by reading portions of the Bible. This highly anticipated app is currently available for download on Apple and Android devices.
The Path Ahead - Spirituality & Purpose in Later Life
Resource type: Curriculum, Live Zoom Sessions, Older Adults
The Path Ahead: Spirituality & Purpose in Later Life is a curriculum on the spirituality of aging that combines guided discussion with contemplative practices to reframe aging for persons of faith. Over four sessions, participants grapple with ageism, identify changing spiritual needs, equip themselves with new prayer practices, and engage in discernment about God’s continuing call. The Zoom calls will take place on February 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd. Registration for this program will close on January 28th. There are limited seats, so be sure to sign up soon!
Atlas of the Heart - Brene Brown
Resource Type: Book, Adults, Meaningful Connection
In Atlas of the Heart, Brown takes us on a journey through eighty-seven of the emotions and experiences that define what it means to be human. As she maps the necessary skills and an actionable framework for meaningful connection, she gives us the language and tools to access a universe of new choices and second chances—a universe where we can share and steward the stories of our bravest and most heartbreaking moments with one another in a way that builds connection.
Resource Type: Book, Children, Picture Book
This stirring, much-anticipated picture book by inaugural Youth Poet Laureate and activist Amanda Gorman, teaches young children that anything is possible when our voices join together. Change Sings is a triumphant call to action for everyone to use their abilities to make a difference. Geared towards children ages 4-8.
3 Big Questions That Change Every Teenager - Kara Powell and Brad Griffin
Resource type: Book, Youth Ministry, Parents
In this book, which is based on new landmark research from the Fuller Youth Institute and combines in-depth interviews with data from 1,200 diverse teenagers, Kara Powell and Brad M. Griffin offer pastors, youth leaders, mentors, and parents practical and proven conversations and connections that help teenagers answer their three biggest questions and reach their full potential.
The Big Questions Curriculum - Fuller Youth Institute with Orange
Resource type: Curriculum, Youth Ministry, Youth
In this curriculum, Fuller Youth Institute and Orange took insight from the book, "3 Big Questions That Change Every Teenager," and developed an all-new curriculum for high school ministry! This series will spark new discipleship conversations as you help teens discover Jesus-centered answers to their biggest questions of identity, belonging, and purpose.
Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Boy - Emmanuel Acho
Resource type: Book, Racial Reconciliation, Youth
Adapted from Emmanuel Acho's New York Times bestseller Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man, comes an essential young readers edition aimed at opening a dialogue about systemic racism with our youngest generation. This newly released, and highly acclaimed book is aimed at young people around the ages of 9-12, but is a great read at any age!