A season for prayer and renewal
The ELCA Northwestern Minnesota Synod offers flexible options for congregations to use in observing "A Season for Prayer and Renewal." These options are intended to facilitate prayer, reflection and conversation in a spirit of attentiveness as congregations week fresh visions for living out a sense of purpose in God's mission. | Download resource
Read/Reflect/Respond: Listening to God through Scripture
The ELCA Southwestern Texas Synod provides this model for listening to Scripture that can be adapted for use with multiple passages. | Download
The Book of Faith
The Book of Faith website provides helpful Bible study resources, devotionals and other tools that can assist you in your reading of the Bible, including these Bible study resources.
Beyond our Doors
Beyond our Doors from the ELCA Northwest Synod of Wisconsin contains three Bible studies which explore the questions: Who Are We? Why Are we Here? and Who Is Our Neighbor?
Manual for Congregational Mission Planning 2012
Manual for Congregational Mission Planning 2012 from the ELCA Southwestern Pennsylvania Synod includes three BIble studies: Discipleship, The Church and Understanding Mission.
Dwelling in the Word
This Church Innovations tool outlines the steps for living with one text - Luke 10:1-12 - a text of mission, being sent out with the most basic of instructions, dependent upon our receivers' hospitality. | Read more