The goal of Building Faith is to provide Anabaptist-based resources for parents of young children who want to help their children build faith in active and effective ways. The practices and suggestions are meant to be simple but meaningful. Sign-up for a weekly email and check back often for more helpful resources that are frequently added to the site: Building Faith
Everence is the stewardship branch of Mennonite Church USA. They provide a variety of free resources and services to Mennonite congregations like ours. When planning for the present and the future, consider utilizing the tools found on their Life Events Page. On this page you’ll find links to a broad range of resources from a everyday budgeting tools to advice on planning for specific life events.
Looking for a way to organize all of your important personal and financial information? With Everence’s Personal Financial Affairs Directory (PFAD) you can do just that! The PDF is a fillable document, which you can complete on your own computer. For security reasons, I do recommend that you actually save it on a memory stick vs. your hard drive. Or print a copy and secure in a safe place like a safety deposit box. This tool will help you get organized. And as a result, simplify the management of your key personal, financial and end-of-life information in one nice handy place. Download PDF
Studies have shown that parents play a significant role in the faith formation of youth. The people at Sticky Faith (a division of the Fuller Youth Institute) have a website dedicated to supporting, informing, and equipping parents and families in faith formation. They provide frequent topical posts, free resources, training, and the option to subscribe to periodic email updates. This is an excellent source for quality information and insightful ideas for parents of youth today! Check it out now!