To provide a framework onto a foundation one needs to define the activities envisioned in the space. One needs to construct walls.

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  • On the foundation of Stephen Ministry I trained Unitarian Universalist congregations in Sarasota, Naples, Tarpon Springs, Orlando, Lakeland and Marion County in the skills of Active Listening, Boundary Setting, and Confidentiality as they developed their Lay Pastoral Care Associates programs.
  • On the foundation of the Senior Friendship Centers I expanded the Friendship at Home/Faith in Action program of recruiting, training, assigning, monitoring, and rewarding friendly visitors and other service providers to enable seniors to remain in their homes in safety and comfort as long as practicable.
  • On the foundation of the Venice Interfaith Community Association I constructed "A Taste of Faith", an interfaith potluck that has become an annual community event.
  • On the foundation of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Venice I chaired the Adult Education Committee, linking the education offerings with the Sunday forum topics for a cohesive year-long focus on a particular topic.
  • TeachingBuilding a Lay Pastoral Care program at UU Church of Tarpon SpringsOn the foundation of the Florida District UUA I researched, developed, and presented the webinar and workshop "Power from the Pews: Influencing and Shaping Congregational. Leaders" and co-presented the workshop "Ministry to the Aging".
  • On the foundation of the Arlington, Virginia YMCA I developed an exercise program, "Size 18 and Over" for large-bodied people.