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

We Are Not All Having the Same Experience: Clergywomen with Children and Covid-19

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Several days ago John Dobbs wrote an article entitled “The…

The Lonesome Valley of Birthing this Holy Week

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New life is coming into a sick and suffering world for me this…

What God Can Do with Dust

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Our fifth frozen embryo transfer (FET) was on Ash Wednesday last…

Pathfinding

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More than five years ago, I came to a junction in my life. My…

How the Enneagram Shows Up in Ministry: Perspectives from Nine Young Clergy Women

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How the Enneagram Shows Up in Ministry: Perspectives from Nine…

 I Want to Be a Homemaker

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We found out we were pregnant the day Mary Oliver died, life…

“Targeting Gun Violence with Gun Buybacks”

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I’m a bit of an outlier among my young female clergy colleagues.…

When Christmas Isn’t Joyful: The Story of The Bird

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I met my husband 15 years ago this Christmas, with all the trappings…