Courses by: Kim Sweeney

Kim Sweeney is a credentialed Religious Educator and independent consultant with Courageous Faith Consulting who worked for seven years as the Lead for Faith Formation and Safe Congregations on the UUA’s New England Regional staff team. Kim is the author of The Death of Sunday School and The Future of Faith Formation. She is a sought after presenter and workshop leader and has led programs in every region of our UUA.

Fostering Safer Congregations 110 F18

Our congregations strive to be safe and welcoming places to all. It is impossible to make a congregation 100% safe; however, there are steps that you can take to make your congregation safer while still creating a supportive space for learning, growth, and challenge as well as actively working for the inclusion and safety of all people. This course… Read more »

Fostering Safer Congregations 110 S18

Our congregations strive to be safe and welcoming places to all. It is impossible to make a congregation 100% safe; however, there are steps that you can take to make your congregation safer while still creating a supportive space for learning, growth, and challenge as well as actively working for the inclusion and safety of all people. This course… Read more »

Death of Sunday School 150 (S18)

Semester 1: The Death of Sunday School The Sunday school model of religious education died in Unitarian Universalism well over a decade ago. Demographic changes, changes in family structures, societal norms, and the role of the church in American life have evolved drastically over time. Yet the Sunday school model that came out of the… Read more »