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Evin Carvill Ziemer

Full name: Rev. Evin Carvill Ziemer

Congregational Life Consultant

Central East Region in Congregational Life

Email: eziemer@uua.org

Telephone: (330) 281-3306

Evin Carvill-Ziemer holding a door open wearing a robe and stole

Evin Carvill-Ziemer

Evin serves the Central East Region in the areas of Youth Ministry, Young Adult Ministry, and Intercultural Competency work and as Primary Contact for congregations in upstate and central New York. Evin holds a Masters of Divinity from Earlham School of Religion and Bachelor of Arts from Carleton College.
Previous to this position, Evin served as a Student Minister for the Olmsted Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Intern Minister at West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church in Rocky River Ohio, and as Interim Minister at Southwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation in North Royalton Ohio. They also served as district staff including as the Youth Coordinator in the St. Lawrence District and Ohio Meadville Districts from 2012-2014, and as the Ohio Meadville District Young Adult and Campus Ministry Consultant from 2006-2009. Before entering seminary, they worked as a science and technology teacher at the middle and high school levels, in non-profit IT support, and as an outdoor educator at Farm and Wilderness camps in Vermont.
Pronouns: I do identify as genderqueer. Many people use different pronouns for me, which is fine. You may use "she", "he", or "they" as seems appropriate to you and the context.

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Better Together | Central East Region

Goldmine - Youth Leadership School

Evin Carvill Ziemer

From Better Together
In 1991 Jaco Ten Hove and others in the Pacific Northwest started a grand experiment, adapting the idea of a week long leadership school into a leadership school for youth. I first encountered...
First CERG Regional Con!

Evin Carvill Ziemer

From Better Together
The first ever regional con happened this year in CERG!
Crossing the Border

Evin Carvill Ziemer

From Better Together
It's amazing to watch the effects of the contagion of cooperation that seems to be springing up. When I first was employed by the Ohio Meadville District (as Young Adult Coordinator) from 2006-2009 I...

Central East Region

CER Youth Resources for Youth Leadership

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
Youth leaders provide energy, insight, and wisdom to their faith communities. Their deep love, their new ideas, and their skills are needed. And as many...
CER Youth Resources for Faith Formation

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
Everything a congregation does is faith formation....
CER Youth Ministry Resources for Exploring Identity

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
Adolescence is a time of developing identity including articulating their faith and beliefs, expressing their full selves, and claiming their identity a...
CER Youth Ministry Resources for Justice and Diversity

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
Working for justice is an important part of Unitarian Universalist practice and theology. Sometimes we work to ease the suffering of those impacted by...
CER Youth Resources for Building Community

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
Being known and loved as who we are is one of the saving experiences Unitarian Universalism offers all. This is the difference between fitting in and truly belonging.  Adolescence is a time when many young people feel like they have nowhere they can truly be themselves and belong. UU youth...
CER Resources for Spirituality in Youth Ministry

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
As a faith community, spiritual practice is at the core of what we offer each other. We know that spiritual practices of all kinds help us be our best...
CER Youth Resources for Models of Youth Programs

Evin Carvill Ziemer, Shannon Harper

From Central East Regional Group
There are as many ways to structure youth ministry as there are congregations. A congregation’s size and history has an impact. Many congregations think...

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