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After the Election

The 2020 election is just days away. The CRG has provided resources to keep congregations informed of how they can navigate the stresses of dealing with contentious politics in and around their communities. But what about after the election? What about the possible conflicts that may arise as a result of the election? 

Auburn Seminary hosted a multi-faith conversation entitled, “Faith Leaders Call for Moral Courage Now” with Auburn President, Rev. Dr. Katharine Rhodes Henderson, along with Dr. Keisha McKenzie and Dr. Sharon Groves from Auburn’s program team, in conversation with Auburn Senior Fellows Stosh Cotler (CEO, Bend the Arc) and Rev. Brian McLaren (Activist and Public Theologian).

Watch as these five faith and justice leaders discuss how they prepared for the 2020 election and for its possible aftermath. What will our responses communicate to the world about who we are? How will we leverage the outcome of the election to build a better world? Will relationships and trust really help create change and if so, how can our congregation do the work

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Virtual Shabbat Box
Ideal for congregants at home or at a distance, these video and audio clips engage the senses as healing rituals.
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Coping with Crisis: Webinars for Youth
These recorded events support youth ministry leaders and parents during COVID-19 with advice from the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry.
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Prayer of Examen
These poignant guided meditations by Fuller Studio facilitate the calming experience of contemplative prayer.
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Helping Your Church Respond to the Coronavirus
This United Methodist resource page offers a variety of information and trainings to help churches continue congregational life online.
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American Community Gardening Association
This organization provides online resources and in-person services for food and gardening, urban forestry, and land preservation.
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Anathoth Community Garden & Farm
This garden and farm acts as a local community center and offers a space for spiritual growth and leadership training.
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Blessed Earth: Serving God, Saving the Planet
This organization provides educational resources to equip and inspire congregations in the work of Earth stewardship and sustainability.
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Academy of Preachers Festival of Preaching
The Festival of Preaching is an ecumenical event for Christian teens and young adults who discern a call to preaching. The festival offers opportunities for participants to preach, receive feedback, connect with peers, and develop mentorships.
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Alpha
This organization provides online resources, group discussions, and courses that focus on the basics of Christianity and Christian spirituality.
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The Congregational Resource Guide
The CRG (Congregation Resource Guide) is an online tool designed to help leaders of all congregations find the right resources to address their unique challenges and needs. Funded by Lilly Endowment Inc., the Center for Congregations was founded in 1997 to help Indiana congregations address their needs through resource consulting, educational events and grants.
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