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Here you will find resources and support for your church’s educational and formational ministries.

  1. BulletThe Updated “Guide” is Online!

  2.    Called To Educational and Formational Ministries: A Guide for Local Churches, Educators, and Youth Workers is now available for viewing and downloading here on the AUCE website. Its purpose is to guide churches, educators, youth workers, and others who wish to utilize best practices for engaging in educational and faith formational ministries in the church—everything from how to create a position description to interviewing to compensation guidelines and benefits and more. Click here to access “The Guide.”

  1. BulletFAITH PRACTICES now offers

  2. individual packages

  3. for specific age groups and settings for just $50 each!

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  1. BulletThe Mid-Atlantic Association of United Church Educators has created a scholarship fund for Christian educators in memory of Norma Koenig.

  2. Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page for donation information.

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New AUCE Member Resource: Faith Formation Guide for Parents

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Children and Families Newsletter

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Let Them All Come:

2 Upcoming  StillSpeaking Worship Events!

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2015 FORMA Annual Conference

with Dr. Brene Brown

January 28-30

Houston, TX

  1. BulletUse Your AUCE Membership Card to get teacher discounts!

  2.      Click here to see a list of over 50 retailers that offer discounts to teachers. Not a member of AUCE yet? Click here to download and print a membership form to fill out.

  1. BulletCongratulations and welcome to these new AUCE Board Members:

  2. Chairperson:  Wally Hoeger

  3. Vice Chairperson:  Janet DeLong Quinn

  4. Treasurer: Mark Daniel Hakes

  5. Great Lakes Representative:  Nita Fitzgerald

  6. Mid-Atlantic Representative:  Betsy Richardson

  7.     Click here to view the entire AUCE Board of Directors.

  1. Bullet1: Let Them All Come: 

  2. A StillSpeaking Worship Event

  3. October 26, 2014

  4. Wayzata Community Church (MN)

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  1. Bullet2. Let Them All Come: 

  2. A StillSpeaking Worship Event

  3. November 8-9, 2014

  4. Washington Park UCC, Denver, Colorado

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  1. BulletMoving Into AUCE’s (and Faith Formation’s) Future

  2.      Click here to read about how AUCE is working to support faith formation in the United Church of Christ.

  1. BulletFoundations, Findings, and Futures: Christian Faith Formation and Education in the United Church of Christ -- September 2012

  2.      Click here for the full report

  3.      Click here for the executive summary