Resources on COVID 19

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Anti-Racism in the Renewing of Christian Worship Topical Study on COVID-19 and Worship As containment of COVID-19/novel coronavirus forces your worshiping community to implement 'shelter in place' worship and practice social isolation, we offer these resources to help you plan and cope in ways that encourage and support your community. F.A.M.I.L.Y Worship during COVID-19 Article by Josh Laxton https://www.christianitytoday.com/edstetzer/2020/march/family-worship-during-covid-19.html Article by Josh Laxton Topics: Family , Worship , Worship Planning Source: Christianity Today In this article, Josh Laxton gives some practical advice about worshiping with one's family during the COVID-19 pandemic and offers six steps for unpacking scripture. COVID-19 Shutdowns Are Shifting Seminary Education Article by Kate Shellnutt https://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2020/april/coronavirus-seminary-fuller-southern-adapt-enrollment.html Article by Kate Shellnutt Topics: Education Source: Christianity Today In this article, Kate Shellnutt reports on how the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic are creating an even greater urgency for seminaries to adapt to financial constraints, reduced campus sizes, and budget cuts. COVID-19 Has Helped Our Church to Pray More Fervently Article by Matthias Lohmann https://www.9marks.org/article/covid-19-has-helped-our-church-to-pray-more-fervently/ Article by Matthias Lohmann Topics: Prayer Source: 9Marks In this article, Matthias Lohmann shares how the prayer ministry at his church has grown and thrived under COVID-19 restrictions. The Ministry of Preaching in the Time of COVID-19 Article by Matt Erickson https://www.preachingtoday.com/skills/2020/march/ministry-of-preaching-in-time-of-covid-19.html Article by Matt Erickson Topics: Sermon , Gospel Source: Preaching Today In this article, Matt Erickson reflects on what to keep the same and what to change in one's preaching during the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 Makes It Crucial to Be More Thoughtful with Your Words Article by Mitch Carnell https://day1.org/articles/5ed14a996615fb33a00000dc/mitch-carnell-covid19-makes-it-crucial-to-be-more-thoughtful-with-your-words Article by Mitch Carnell Topics: Language , Comfort , Hope Source: Day1 During this unwanted COVID-19 pause in our lives, we need to take care that our words are comforting and healing. The Lord’s Supper and COVID-19 Practical How-To https://network.crcna.org/worship/lord%E2%80%99s-supper-and-covid-19 Practical How-To Topics: Sacraments , Lord’s Supper , Worship Planning Source: The CRC Network ... (CRCNA) discusses the celebration of the sacraments during COVID-19 restrictions. The insights are gleaned from scripture, church ... To Speak of Thy Mystery: Communing Amid COVID-19 Article by Andrew Stephen Damick https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/orthodoxyandheterodoxy/2020/06/09/to-speak-of-thy-mystery-communing-amid-covid-19/ Article by Andrew Stephen Damick Topics: Mystery , Eucharist Source: Ancient Faith Ministries In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick looks at the question, "Can you get infected by a COVID-19 from communion?" Worship and Church Life at Christmas Lutheran Church During COVID-19 Audio/Video by Munther Isaac http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/munther-isaac-on-worship-and-church-life-at-christmas-lutheran-church-during-covid-19 Audio/Video by Munther Isaac Topics: Technology , Worship Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship In this podcast, Palestinian Christian professor and pastor Munther Isaac discusses how the use of technology brought worship into homes and opened up new possibilities for services, Bible studies, and more during the during COVID-19 crisis. Prayers for Healing and Hope (COVID-19) Element of Worship by My Catholic Life https://mycatholic.life/catholic-prayers/a-prayer-for-healing-and-hope/#popefrancis Element of Worship by My Catholic Life Topics: Prayer , Healing Source: My Catholic Life My Catholic Life lists Catholic prayers for healing and comfort during the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19, Wilderness and Humanity Article by Andrew Stephen Damick https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/asd/2020/03/12/covid-19-wilderness-and-man/ Article by Andrew Stephen Damick Topics: Wilderness Source: Ancient Faith Blog Things will settle out in this COVID-19 crisis and competing authorities will finally converge on a consensus, but our problem with the hostile wilderness will remain. COVID-19 and the Church's Religious Liberty Article by Andrew Walker https://factsandtrends.net/2020/04/06/covid-19-and-the-churchs-religious-liberty/ Article by Andrew Walker Topics: Religious Liberty Source: LifeWay In this article, Andrew Walker considers the US federal government’s actions to dull the COVID-19 crisis and how its actions intersect with the church’s religious liberty. 10 Ways Christians Can Exemplify Faith and Peace during COVID-19 Article by Joel Ryan https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/spiritual-life/10-ways-christians-can-exemplify-faith-and-peace-during-covid-19.html Article by Joel Ryan Topics: Compassion , Prayer , Faith , Charity Source: Cross Walk In this article, Joel Ryan offers ways that Christians can reflect their faith during the COVID-19 pandemic that include compassion, responsibility, charity, and prayer. Preaching in the COVID-19 Moment Practical How-To by Scott Hoezee https://cep.calvinseminary.edu/covid-19/ Practical How-To by Scott Hoezee Topics: Preaching , Resurrection Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching In this pastoral letter to pastors on preaching in a time of COVID-19, Scott Hoezee shows how the resurrection emerges from the real world of sorrow and uncertainty with a message for that same world. COVID-19 Resources - Moravian Church Article by Moravian Church https://www.moravian.org/covid19resources/ Article by Moravian Church Topics: Church , Worship Source: The Moravian Church The Moravian Church offers resources for churches in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 and Prisons (Part 1) Article by Hannah Bowman https://livingchurch.org/covenant/2020/05/22/covid-19-and-prisons-part-1/ Article by Hannah Bowman Topics: Ethics , Justice , Incarceration , Prison Source: The Living Church Hannah Bowman's article, the first in a two-part series, talks about the effect of COVID-19 on the US prison system and society at large. The pandemic is revealing the failings of both state and the Church. The Pastoral Challenge of a Brooklyn Church and COVID-19 Article by Gary V Simpson https://faithandleadership.com/gary-v-simpson-pastoral-challenge-brooklyn-church-and-covid-19 Article by Gary V Simpson Topics: Church , Death , Life Source: Faith and Leadership From one of the COVID-19 pandemic’s epicenters, a minister describes his congregation’s experience through death and new life over the last four months. A Litany Amidst the Covid-19 Outbreak Element of Worship by Michael Kurth https://earthandaltarmag.com/posts/a-litany-amidst-the-covid-19-outbreak Element of Worship by Michael Kurth Topics: Sickness , Trinity , Healing Source: Earth and Altar This responsive corporate litany pertaining to COVID-19 was written by Michael Kurth. The trinitarian prayer addresses issues at individual, corporate, local, national, and international levels. Positive Trends, Social Realities, and the Future of the Post-COVID-19 Church Article by Thomas G Bandy https://www.ministrymatters.com/all/entry/10304/positive-trends-social-realities-and-the-future-of-the-post-covid-19-church Article by Thomas G Bandy Topics: Evangelism , Community , Pastoral leadership Source: Ministry Matters In order to anticipate post COVID-19 realities, Thomas Bandy argues that we should start with what will emerge in the community context and not the church context, as we consider outreach first. COVID-19 Simulation Game Article by Dave Ferguson https://outreachmagazine.com/interviews/55856-covid-19-simulation-game.html Article by Dave Ferguson Topics: Evangelism , Missions , Church , Pastoral leadership Source: Outreach Magazine Dave Ferguson shows how COVID-19 helped his church shift focus to the needs of the community and external care. Drive-thru Communion? Remote consecration? COVID-19 sparks Eucharistic experimentation – and theological debate Article by Egan Millard https://www.episcopalnewsservice.org/2020/04/08/drive-thru-communion-remote-consecration-covid-19-sparks-new-eucharistic-concepts-and-theological-questions/ Article by Egan Millard Topics: Lord’s Supper , Eucharist , Theology , Technology Source: Episcopal News Service ... have been adapting their Eucharistic practices during the COVID-19 pandemic, such as delivering the consecrated elements to ...