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How Churches Are Rethinking Sunday School

Nov 13, 2015

Over the summer, St. Lydia’s, a church in Brooklyn’s Gowanus section that is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, rolled out "Waffle Church," an all-ages service that has helped it attract new families and children.


Led by the Rev. Sarah McCaslin, a Presbyterian, Waffle Church is held on some Sunday mornings at St. Lydia’s storefront space. Children sit on the floor and, if needed, there are simple toys to play with and cereal for a snack.


Read the full article from The Wall Street Journal