Leading in a Time of Pandemic

As leaders, we are all dealing with unprecedented circumstances during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here, we are gathering resources related to leadership, organizational care, technology, and more. New additions are highlighted in yellow.
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Organizational
and
Pastoral Care

Mental Well-Being During a Pandemic

From Presbyterian Mental Health Network
(Downloadable pdf)

Sojourners Curated Resources

(External Link)

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy: Philanthropy
and COVID-19

(External Link)

Curated Congregational Resources

From the Healing the Healers webpage
(External Link)

CNN

4 reasons why the rush to reopen churches goes beyond politics
(External Link)

Spiritual Care Resources for Religious Holidays

From the Chaplaincy Innovation Lab
(External Link)

Leading the Church in the Face of Coronavirus

From the Lewis Center for Church Leadership at Wesley Theological Seminary
(External Link)

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy:
External Shocks

(External Link)

Pandemic Religion: A Digital Archive

(External Link)

Church Reopenings: The risks, the other risks, and one more that no one’s talking about

(External Link)

Guidestone’s Take on the CARES Act Stimulus Package

(External Link)

The Lord’s Prayer in a Pandemic

From Jim Wallis at Sojourners
(External Link)

Interfaith Alliance of Colorado Resources

(External Link)

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy:
Faithful Stewardship in a Time of Uncertainty

(External Link)

Predictions about the Future of the Church

From Convergence
(External Link)

State of Colorado Resources

(External Link)

Resource Videos for Chaplains

From the Healing the Healers webpage
(External Link)

Lewis Center for Church Leadership

Why Reopening a Church is Different
(External Link)

Self-Care
for
Leaders

Ritual: Wellbeing App from Matt Bloom at Notre Dame

(External Link)

Dr. Carrie Doehring on Coping

(Opens in a YouTube Window)
Click to download the pdf

Article: Is Self-Care Selfish During COVID-19?

From the Rocky Mountain Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists
(External Link)

Medical
Resources

CDC & FEMA

(External Link)

John Hopkins

Early Herd Immunity against COVID-19: A Dangerous Misconception
(External Link)

World Health Organization

(External Link)

CDC

Community and Faith-Based Organizations
(External Link)

Harvard

(External Link)

Research Papers at Academia.edu

(External Link)

COVID-19
Data
Dashboards

Aggregated Current Data Dashboard

(External Link)

United States COVID Statistics

(External Link)

Johns Hopkins

(External Link)

World Health Organization

(External Link)

HealthData.org

Interactive
(External Link)

Worship
Resources

Online Communion Guidance from Western Jurisdiction UMC Bishops

(Downloadable PDF)

Non-Denominational & Interfaith Memoriam Service Ideas

Courtesy Iliff Students Katherine Daniels & David Dashifen Kees
(External Link)

Summary of Global United Methodist Views on Online Communion

From the UM&Global Blog
(External Link)

Passover in Time of Pandemic

From the online blog of
ASOR (American Schools of Oriental Research)
(External Link)

Thoughts on Ritual and Grieving

From Rev. Beth Waltemath,
Published in the New York Times
(External Link)

Denominational
Resources

UMC – Mountain Sky Curated Resources

(External Link)

Denver Presbytery Curated Resources

(External Link)

UUA Curated Resources

(External Link)

UMC Denominational Curated Resources

(External Link)

ELCA Rocky Mountain Synod Curated Resources

(External Link)

Seventh-Day Adventist (RMC) Curated Resources

(External Link)

UCC Rocky Mountain Conference Curated Resources

(External Link)

Curated Resources from the Center for Congregations

(External Link)

Student
Loan Info

Key Information from Iliff’s Consultant Heather Jarvis

Iliff community members can consult with Heather directly. Email us for info.
(External Link)

Federal Student Aid Coronavirus Forbearance Information

(External Link)

U.S. Dept of Education Student Loan Forgiveness

(External Link)

Education
& Academia

Curated Resources from InTrust Center for Theological Schools

(External Link)

Principles for Our New Reality

From InTrust
(External Link)

AAR Tips for Teaching Online

From the American Academy of Religion
(External Link)

Association of Theological Schools Events & Resources

(External Link)

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