Communities of Practice for Faith Formation Leaders

Communities of Practice for Faith Formation Leaders


Faith Formation Communities of Practice (FF CoP) support educators and youth ministry leaders serving in the Southern New England Conference, providing them with networking, increased awareness of UCC resources, as well as effective and best practices of faith formation and youth ministry found throughout our local churches. 

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Who may participate in a Faith Formation Community of Practice?
Faith formation and youth ministry leaders, both clergy and lay persons, may ask to join a FF Community of Practice in their geographical area.

How often do they meet?
Each FF Community of Practice meets according to the common schedules of its participants. Most groups meet 6 to 7 times during the program year. Contact the FF CoP facilitator in the list below to learn more.

How do I sign up?
To join a FF Community of Practice in your area, please contact Debby Kirk or the group’s facilitator (see list below).

FF CoP Facilitators: Click here to complete the report form


COVID-19 Update:
Many of our FF Communities of Practice are meeting via Zoom or outdoors. Please contact the facilitator of the group in your area to find out the next meeting time and receive the link.

Geographic Areas & Facilitators

NEW in fall 2021  -- Youth Ministry Affinity Group for the Southeastern Region led by Kristin Putney. 

  Questions?  Contact Debby Kirk, SNEUCC Faith Formation Team Leader

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