Younger Adult

A variety of resources that address Christian formation for YOUNGER ADULTS (generally aged 18-35).

Some resources in the Middler Adult category may be a good fit for the Younger Adult grouping

Young Adult and Adult Formation Curricula Overview – a simple comparison chart of a variety of curricula; developed by Sharon Ely Pearson, the Christian Formation Specialist for Church Publishing

Faith Formation Learning Exchange – organized by different ages and groupings, offers current research, effective practices, and models in faith formation

Discernment_for_Young_Adult_Ministry This guide can help your congregation discern it’s ministry to Young Adults.  This was created by the Office for Young Adult and Campus Ministries of the Episcopal Church.

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Curricula

lyfe – a downloadable curriculum for handhelds, introduces participants to six “zones” or ways of being with God in the world:

  • withdrawing and praying (Still lyfe)
  • living a holy life (Real lyfe)
  • empowered and filled with the Spirit (Spirit lyfe)
  • memorizing, quoting, and teaching Scripture (Word lyfe)
  • working for justice, peace and wholeness (Just lyfe)
  • integrating faith and everyday life (Whole lyfe