Learning

My professional interests include faith formation and education, vocational and higher education, spirituality, intergenerational learning, digital and blended learning, media in education, and practical theology.

Young People & Well-Being

Young People & Well-Being

We have tomatillos growing in our garden. They can bear a lot of fruit, but the plants need support - not just a stake, but rather a kind of scaffold. The branches stretch out in all directions, and can't hold the weight of all the growing fruit. Young people need a...

Pathways Workshop

Pathways Workshop

Pathways is a 2-3 hour interactive workshop for church leaders originally designed by Ken Morgan from Church Resource Ministries. The session is designed to help leaders understand and explore the steps by which people might journey into connection with a Christian...

Diving Deep: Baptism and Confirmation

Diving Deep: Baptism and Confirmation

This interactive session focuses
 on the educational dimensions of preparing youth and adults for baptism and confirmation: our aims and understandings, a variety of approaches, mentors and companions, plus a range of print and multimedia resources including a preview...

Our Faith – Video & Discussion Guide

Our Faith – Video & Discussion Guide

Here is a six session group series with video and discussion guide exploring Christian beliefs from the perspective of the Uniting Church in  Australia. The session themes focus on core Christian beliefs. The series is designed for people preparing for adult baptism...

Blended Faith Formation Seminars

Blended Faith Formation Seminars

Port Phillip East Presbytery started an online series of seminars on blended or hybrid faith formation during the COVID months. Many churches were diving into online worship, with mixed results. However we've been living in a digital world for quite some time. US...