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

Out of the Human Heart

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What comes out of the mouth proceeds from the heart.  In…

Dear Church: It’s Time to Get Out of the Boat

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The theologian Karl Barth was known to have said that preachers…

Sinking: A Sermon on Genesis 37, Matthew 14, and Charlottesville

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As the children leave, I ask of you a moment of personal privilege.…

Pastor in the Pew

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When I let it slide into conversation that I am a pastor, the…

The Spiritual Art of Writing Icons

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When I was diagnosed with cancer while in seminary, I started…

Loving Across Difference, Living Without Fear

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Not long ago, in conversation with a clergywoman I’d recently…

Home

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Houses aren’t meant to sit empty. It’s hard on them. They’re…

A Conference Story

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As young clergy women gathered in Vancouver, Canada, for YCWI’s…