We are thrilled to support creative, innovative faith formation ministries that transform local churches in Ohio Conference UCC. Here are just a few of the ways we are supporting these vital ministries:
Faith Formation Forum
When: Second Tuesday of each month. 11 a.m. – noon Eastern time (recordings of the sessions are made available later.)
Where: At your own desk through the magic of videoconferencing
Sign up: For monthly reminders and the links by emailing Lisa Hart, Wisconsin Associate Conference Minister for Youth Faith Formation.
In partnership with the Wisconsin Conference UCC, we are spreading the reach of their free monthly video conference to share ideas and resources to inspire the transformation of your faith formation ministry. Go to our Events or our Holy Experiments Facebook page for more details.
Can’t make it in person? We record it.
December 2015 Faith Formation Forum on Sharing Best Practices. We generated lots of ideas! You can also find the resources we mentioned on Pinterest.
November 2015 Faith Formation Forum with Nicole Havelka as she talks about Empowering Teams for Ministry.
September 2015 Faith Formation Forum on how to work with people with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Discount Faith Formation Training
What: On Demand Faith Formation Training
When: Anytime you have access to a computer.
Cost: TBD with a special 25% off Ohio Conference Discount
In partnership with the Center for Progressive Renewal, the Ohio Conference UCC is offering a a 25% discount on their new On Demand Faith Formation Course. The course will enable you to work through online modules at your own pace. You’ll learn what current research teaches us about what makes faith stick and learn to apply those principles to your own faith formation program and practices, transforming the culture of your church.
More details are coming soon …
Resources on Pinterest
Find resources that have been read, used and recommended by your fellow local church leaders and pastors. What church ministry topic do you geek out for? Join our team of resources curators by emailing Nicole Havelka, Minister for Resourcing, Networking and Creativity at firstname.lastname@example.org