All Embrace events are in harmony with the adopted position of the Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC), the center of which is "Faithfulness in heterosexual marriage, celibacy in singleness—these constitute the Christian standard." For more info, visit CovChurch.org/Embrace.
A special emphasis of Embrace is equipping our church to flourish in love for LGBTQ+/SSA/sexual minority* individuals and communities. Embrace resources will be curated and created by Make and Deepen Disciples.
Christian Parenting in Sex-Obsessed Culture- This 5-session class for parents is sponsored by our partners at EQUIP.
Coming Out: A Compassionate Christian Response- This 4-session class for adults/teens is sponsored by our partners at EQUIP.
Resources for Christian Formation at Home:
Storybook Bible by OneHope and YouVersion
Saddleback "Church at Home" Materials- Pre-K through High School/ Adult (free)
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Phil Vischer website (Veggies Tales Guy) $5/month membership fee
The Bible Recap: A One-Year Guide to Reading and Understanding the Entire Bible
The Bible Binge Podcast- High School/ Adults
The Bible Project- 100% free Bible videos, podcasts, blogs, classes, and educational Bible resources to help make the biblical story accessible to everyone, everywhere.
Youtube Channel and Podcast by Preston Sprinkle- Discusses topics like sexuality, violence, alcohol, hell. - High School/ Adults. The ECC hosted a webinar with Preston last year.