It is Well with my Soul!

NEW! In her March 2023 letter our President, Diane McGeoch writes: 

ON THE MOUNTAIN The season of Epiphany is ending as I write this. Transfiguration Sunday is coming, and Ash Wednesday and the season of Lent will begin. I am amazed when I look at the calendar. Where is the time going? I can account for some of the time, by reviewing my calendar and remembering what I did last week or last month. There are external reminders. What about the internal changes that occur when a church season changes? What is happening spiritually? How might I be growing and changing along with the new church season? The theme for this year for the Network is It is Well with My Soul. We are exploring aspects of physical, mental, spiritual, and emotional health as they affect faith formation leaders and those we are in ministry with...

To read the rest of Diane's March letter, find it under our new It Is Well With Our Soul  menu!

NEW! March 2023 Newsletter is here!

Hey, what's the Big Idea???

This year's exciting new Big Idea theme is IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL. We are planning four webinars at different times this year on Bullying, Anxiety, Suicide Prevention, and Grief. These webinars are just the beginning of what we hope will be regular offerings and resources to support mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual health. Stay tuned...


The Christian Education Network of the ELCA presents:


Tuesday, April 25, 8 pm Eastern on Zoom

The increase in anxiety calls for faith formation leaders to have new skills in our ministries with children, youth, and families, and to walk alongside them with the support and love of Christ. How do we respond faithfully to the changes we are experiencing?  Practical suggestions and ministry ideas will be shared with the goal of providing comfort and calm as our congregations and families navigate a post pandemic world.

$10 CE Network Members, $15 Non-Members

Leader:  Julie Sasseen is a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) in the state of Ohio. She is a full-time therapist at Shalom Counseling and Mediation. She is also the Director of Youth and Family at St. Paul Lutheran, Defiance, Ohio, where she has worked part time since 2008.

Please email for registration information

Our Mission

Supporting lifelong faith formation in the home and congregation.

Our Vision

Building a community which equips, encourages, and empowers those engaged in lifelong faith formation in a changing world.

The CENetwork will:

  • Identify and evaluate resources and educational opportunities
  • Facilitate communication and conversation
  • Offer guidance, networking and mutual support
  • Nurture spiritual growth online and face to face

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