Staying In Touch
- Join our Leader’s Email List!
- Read the Latest Email Here
- Subscribe to the Google Calendar
- Join our Facebook Group so you can stay in conversation with other adults working with young people in the Diocese of Mississippi!
- Join FORMA’s Facebook Group to be in conversation with adults working with young people all over the Episcopal Church!
Safe Church Info
*Our Youth Customary is currently under review and will be updated by the end of the year. Stay in touch to receive the updated version.
In the meantime, below is the model policy passed at General Convention in July 2018 that will guide the new policy our diocese accepts at Annual Council in 2019.
For information on Safeguarding God’s Children training, please contact The Rev. Canon Katie Bradshaw.
- Safeguarding God’s Children (on-line renewal start page)
- Sample Agreement & Release Form for Trips
- Building Faith
- Center for the Ministry of Teaching at Virginia Theological Seminary
- Pinterest Boards to Follow: Center for Ministry · FORMA · DioMSYouth
- FORMA (grassroots organization of formation ministers in the Episcopal Church)
- Center for Ministry of Teaching at VTS – Choosing Curriculum Resources
- Leader Resources (Rite 13 & J2A publisher)
- Church Publishing (Episcopal)
- Center for Ministry (VTS) Episcopal Curriculum for Youth
- Cokesbury (United Methodist)
- Augsburg Fortress/Spark House (ELCA)
- Games: One of the MANY sites with game ideas & instructions
- Faith Lens Weekly Youth Bible Study (subscribe – free!)
- Bible Study Playing Cards
- Episcopal Relief and Development Youth Resources
- Remind 101 Communication
- Small Group or Discussion Best Practices
- Episcopal Youth in Mission Manual
- Sustainable Youth Ministry by Mark DeVries
- Your Clergy
- Each Other! (AWWY Facebook Group)
- Around the Country! (FORMA Facebook Group)
- ME! Whitney Robinson, Missioner for Children & Youth Formation (601-810-5133) firstname.lastname@example.org