Who We Are

Young Clergy Women International is a network of the youngest ordained clergy women, defined as those under forty. …read more…

Our Community

We are our members. The young clergy women that join our project make us the dynamic group we are. …read more…

Our Publications

YCWI publishes new, fresh and evocative articles every Tuesday and Thursday written by members of our community on Fidelia’s Sisters. …read more…

Our Conferences

YCWI offers conferences for continuing education and in-person fellowship. …read more…

Fidelia Magazine Articles

A Prayer for Veterans Day

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In the United States, we are approaching Veterans Day - a day…

On the day we had an active shooter drill...

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On Sunday, September 15, Emily’s church had the first of three…

Commemorating 1619: On Naming Slavery in Worship

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The act of worshipping together as a community—of being not…

Not From Around Here

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“Hang on,” my friend Alissa said to me during a conversation…

What I Learned in My First Year in Ministry

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Standing in my living room surrounded by church members, I put…
Craft Store in September

Christmas in September

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Here it is, September 24. The heat has tapered off, the colors…

Joining the Divorced Pastors’ Club

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On a Sunday morning in early 2016, I sat with a half a dozen…

Collars, Leashes, and Lead Ropes

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One of the very first things my spouse said to me on the day…