- Certification programs in both Youth & Family Ministry and Lifelong Formation
- Members-only access to resources, e-mail list and listserv
- Job postings from around the Episcopal Church
- Compensation guidelines for Christian formation jobs
- Resource suggestions
- Annual Conference
Some sections of the Forma website are available only to members. Yearly membership costs are $70 for paid professionals, $50 for part-time paid professionals, and $20 for unpaid and retired professionals. Members receive access to exclusive resources as well as a subscription to the Forma e-mail listserv, a virtual community designed for Christian Formation professionals to ask questions and share ideas and resources.
Now is the time to join!
Forma members also receive discounted rates to the annual Forma Conference. We are thrilled to be hosting this conference January 27th-29th, 2016 in Philadelphia! This event includes a variety of workshops that explore the best practices for Christian formation, allowing for free exchange of ideas and a chance to connect with the larger Christian Formation network of the Church. Be on the lookout for more information on the upcoming conference!
You can learn more about Forma and its resources by visiting the newly-updated Forma website. We also encourage you to visit and join Forma's Facebook group (anyone can join!) for networking and resource sharing.