Below is a list of sites that may be useful in exploring vocation, ministry, spiritual growth, and other topics of interest to the Lilly Center for Vocation and Values at Catawba College:
General Interest Sites
Home page of the United Church of Christ, with links to information
on various types of ministries.
Website of the Journal of College and Character. Provides abstracts and featured articles.
Provides titles and authors of writings that deal with connecting spirituality and vocation.
The website of Eden Seminary that provides information on understanding the call of God to Christian vocation.
Website of the Fund for Theological Education, Inc. The site provides information on programs and scholarships for college and seminary students.
Chicago Collegiate Seminarians Program provides a meaningful seminary experience for those interested in some form of parish or social ministry.
Information and reflection on selected projects funded by Lilly Endowment, Inc.
Website of the Hartford Institute at Hartford Seminary. The institute is committed to providing social-scientific-religious research information helpful to both religious leaders and the general public.
Resources and links for enhancing the teaching of theology and religion in higher education.
Website of Auburn Seminary which encourages thoughtful conversation across the often divisive boundaries of faith, race, class, and gender.
Website of Pulpit & Pew, an interdenominational, inter-faith project aimed at strengthening the quality of lay and ordained pastoral leadership in faith communities across America.
Resources for exploring a way of life shaped by Christian practices. Includes application instructions for grant funding to support ventures in teaching and learning Christian practices in diverse contexts.
Introduces students to the challenges and rewards of serving as an ordained or lay minister.
Website of the Center for Theological Inquiry in Princeton, New Jersey.
Coordination website of Programs for the Theological Exploration of Vocation, an initiative of the Lilly Endowment, Inc.
Prayer of the Day, from Beliefnet (Random prayers from a spirituality-oriented site.)
"Aleph" is the website for the center for Jewish renewal, with resources
on religious, liturgical, ecological, social and political issues.
"Jewishhealing" offers links dedicated to spirituality, healing, and
"Ritualwell" is a well-designed Jewish feminist site offering creative
rituals and contemporary interpretations of Jewish festivals and
lifecycles, with links to informative and thoughtful explanations.
Daily Devotion Sites