Celeste Kennel-Shank


Celeste Kennel-Shank is an award-winning journalist and ordained Mennonite minister living in Chicago. She is pastor of an emerging community of faith called Moveable Feast and is the author of the book “What You Sow Is a Bare Seed: A Countercultural Christian Community During Five Decades of Change.” 

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Nurturing Children Through Worship and Prayer Initiative

A new grant is available to support endeavors that help children come to know and love God and grow in faith.

The Nurturing Children Through Worship and Prayer Initiative aims to support programs that help congregations strengthen worship and prayer practices that respect how children experience God and express their faith, include children with disabilities, draw upon the arts, create opportunities for Bible storytelling, and connect worship to the daily lives of children and families.

Proposals are due by 5 p.m. (ET) on May 6, 2024.

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