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Here you will find resources and support for your church’s educational and formational ministries.

  1. BulletThe Updated “Guide” is Online!

  2.    Called To Educational and Formational Ministries: A Guide for Local Churches, Educators, and Youth Workers is now available for viewing and downloading here on the AUCE website. Its purpose is to guide churches, educators, youth workers, and others who wish to utilize best practices for engaging in educational and faith formational ministries in the church—everything from how to create a position description to interviewing to compensation guidelines and benefits and more. Click here to access “The Guide.”


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  1. BulletThe Mid-Atlantic Association of United Church Educators has created a scholarship fund for Christian educators in memory of Norma Koenig.

  2. Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page for donation information.

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And the Children Shall Lead Them

An Inspiring Model of Ministry

February 21-22, 2015

Chapel Hill, NC

Scholarship $ available

Mid-Atlantic AUCE Faith Formation Event:

Cutting Edge Faith Formation

with Ivy Beckwith

April 27-29, 2015

Quarryville, PA

e-Formation 2015

Ministry in a digital world

June 1-3, 2015

Alexandria, VA

Save the Date

NEAUCE Annual Christian Education Conference

May 5-7, 2015

Molly Baskette

Cape Cod, MA

  1. BulletUse Your AUCE Membership Card to get teacher discounts!

  2.      Click here to see a list of over 50 retailers that offer discounts to teachers. Not a member of AUCE yet? Click here to download and print a membership form to fill out.

  1. BulletCongratulations and welcome to these new AUCE Board Members:

  2. Chairperson:  Wally Hoeger

  3. Vice Chairperson:  Janet DeLong Quinn

  4. Treasurer: Mark Daniel Hakes

  5. Great Lakes Representative:  Nita Fitzgerald

  6. Mid-Atlantic Representative:  Betsy Richardson

  7.     Click here to view the entire AUCE Board of Directors.

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  1. BulletMoving Into AUCE’s (and Faith Formation’s) Future

  2.      Click here to read about how AUCE is working to support faith formation in the United Church of Christ.

  1. BulletFoundations, Findings, and Futures: Christian Faith Formation and Education in the United Church of Christ -- September 2012

  2.      Click here for the full report

  3.      Click here for the executive summary