Lesson Plans That Work

These lesson plans are written by experienced church teachers using practical approaches to respond to the needs of volunteer teachers. They are designed to follow the Revised Common Lectionary and published by The Episcopal Church.


Temple security guards, those responsible for guarding the purity of the religion, are getting hung up on rules that seem urgent to them but they are missing what is important. Jesus dismisses their concerns about who washed what and...

The fork in the road. The moment of truth. The choice. Will we do things the way we've always done it, or will we take a leap of faith? "This teaching is difficult!" say those who have trekked with Jesus. Will we risk the spirit that...

God gives us different ways to know and understand God; one of them is through the wonder of God’s creation. God invested us with the responsibility of being caretakers of God’s creation.

Service and Giving Thanks

The Greatest Commandments

We are all invited, it is up to us to come, and prepare ourselves to be before God.

Doing the Work that God has given us to do

We are all a part of God’s work, no one is last, no one first

God’s unlimited forgiveness: God forgives and we are to do the same