One of my biggest frustrations in parish ministry was trying to get people to come to Bible Study.   I remained convinced that studying scripture together is an essential component to congregational renewal.  My experience was that if you asked people, they were all for the idea of having Bible Studies.  But very few people […]

That the whole church become more fluent in the first language of faith, the language of Scripture, in order that we might live into our calling as a people renewed,enlivened, empowered and sent by the Word. Book of Faith Initiative vision Statement. The Book of Faith Initiative was passed at the 2007 Churchwide Assembly as a five year […]