Worship As One: Better Together

An interactive Worship Session for People of All Abilities Created by Amy Troyer, with the Circle of Congregations and All Belong Center for Inclusive Education with support from the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship There are many great worship conferences . . .

Small Group Training module Part 1

Part 1: Becoming A Group Where Each One Belongs This page is part of a larger series of trainings for small groups and house churches.  To see the full list of topics, visit the Training Module webpage. Each session may . . .

Small Group Training Module

Small-Group or House Church Training Module A resource initiated by Barbara J. Newman, created by the Circle of Congregations, an initiative of All Belong Center for Inclusive Education, with support from the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship.   Being a . . .

The Family Table, The Place We All Belong: Better Together

The Family Table: The Place We All Belong Better Together This page is part of a larger series titled The Family Table: The Place We All Belong, a sermon series on the 10 dimensions of belonging.  To see the full . . .

Belonging Sermon Series

The Family Table: The Place We All Belong A Sermon Series on the Theology of Belonging This sermon series explores the ten dimensions of belonging to a community: being present, invited, welcomed, known, accepted, supported, cared for, befriended, needed, and . . .

All Belong and Friendship Ministries Discuss New Relationship

Recently, Elizabeth Dombrowski, Executive Director of All Belong and Tom VanWingerden, the recently retired Executive Director from Friendship Ministries, sat down to discuss the new relationship between All Belong and Friendship.  Joined by Victoria White, Director of Church Services at . . .

Inspired by Belonging: A Sermon Series

The Circle of Congregations Member Meet-Up events are part of the work of All Belong’s church services division.  In this blog post, Rev. Dr. Karen Roberts shares her story about an idea at one of these meetings inspiring her to . . .

Circle of Congregations 2021 Collaborative Projects

< Return to Circle of Congregations webpage Participating in these projects need not be limiting. One person could participate in all of the projects in some way at some time. The numbering of ways to engage in each of the . . .

Barbara J Newman

Celebrating Barb's Life   On the evening of September 18, 2020, All Belong lost our friend and colleague, Barbara J. Newman.  Barb was a wife, mother, teacher, author, thought-leader, and friend.  An advocate for inclusive education in Christian schools, the . . .

2020 Circle of Friends Virtual Event

2020 Circle of Friends Virtual EventOverviewThe DetailsRSVPHost a Virtual TableBecome a SponsorGive NowOverview Update: Given the recent passing of our dear and long time All Belong colleague, Barbara J. Newman, All Belong has decided to cancel this year’s Circle of Friends . . .