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

Exceptional

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“Oh, but you’re one of the good ones.”   I heard this…

Redefining Possible: CrossFit, Transformation, and 5 AM Trips to the Box

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It is a little before 5:00 on a Wednesday morning, and I…

What’s a clergy group to do?

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I have a friend, also a pastor. She wants to start a clergywomen…

"Out of the Bathroom, Into the World"

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“You need develop a pastoral identity. It comes with time.…

A Love Letter to My Swamp Monsters

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When you are ordained, you agree to love your congregation…

Album Review: “Work Songs”

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I read recently about an academic who conducted an analysis…

How to Dress for a Protest

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This past Saturday, our Iowa winter weather pushed above forty…

Naming Names

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A colleague wrote on Facebook, wondering why women in the…