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Kim Sweeney

Full name: Kimberley Sweeney

Kim Sweeney

Kim Sweeney

Kim Sweeney is a UUA-Credentialed Religious Educator and independent consultant who worked for seven years as the Lead for Faith Formation and Safe Congregations on the UUA’s New England Regional staff team. She is the author of The Death of Sunday School and the Future of Faith Formation and the UUA's 2018 online guide Becoming a Safer Congregation. Kim leads Courageous Faith Consulting and is a sought-after presenter and workshop leader throughout the United States.

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LeaderLab

Embezzlement

Kim Sweeney

From LeaderLab
Embezzlement from congregations is not unusual; it almost always occurs when one individual has been granted a high degree of trust with no safeguards.
Magical Mail Month

Kim Sweeney

From LeaderLab
Take a month to send mail to congregants!

Safe Congregagtions Handbook

Financial Safety for Congregations

Kim Sweeney, UUA Congregational Life Staff Group

From Safe Congregagtions Handbook
It happens more often than you think it should. The congregation seems to be vital, even growing, but the money in the collection plate doesn’t keep up with the growth, or there seems to be a shortfall every month. There might be grumbling about how the new folks aren’t pulling their weight...
Safety for Religious Education and Children

Kim Sweeney, UUA Congregational Life Staff Group

From Safe Congregagtions Handbook
Our Religious Education programs for children and youth entail a high degree of responsibility for the adults working directly and peripherally with the...
Social Media and Safer Communications

Kim Sweeney, UUA Congregational Life Staff Group

From Safe Congregagtions Handbook
Efforts to create safer congregations extend beyond the walls of the building and into the realm of online community as well. Visitors are more likely to have “met” your congregation online long before venturing through your doors. A congregation’s online presence and communication strategies...
Building Security in Congregations

Kim Sweeney, UUA Congregational Life Staff Group

From Safe Congregagtions Handbook
Building Safety and Security in Congregations
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Becoming a Safer Congregation

Kim Sweeney, UUA Congregational Life Staff Group

From Safe Congregagtions Handbook
An online guide for congregations to improve their safety policies and practices with people, places and things.

For more information contact safecongregations@uua.org.