Gender justice training and/or individual consultations
If you are seeking support or additional resources in your congregation or governing body toward achieving parity for women in their leadership roles in the church, please email Nancy Benson-Nicol for further information, assistance or to arrange for a consultation.
Training opportunities include
Anti-Sexism – This workshop is a four hour course. Theoretical foundations in antisexism and gender equity are explored. Participants learn to take intentional action to change abusive environments through naming, empowering and reconciliation. (4 Hour Course)
Gender, Race and Class: Exploring Intersectionality - Participants will explore the ways in which class and gender intersect with systemic racism in their own lives and in the social organizations and institutions in which they participate. (4 Hour Course)
Power and Privilege – Understanding power and privilege is the first principal in changing attitudes about sexism and gender justice. Power and privilege determines who is at the table. Who has access and who has decision making power. This workshop explores these issues and creates a safe place to discuss how they affect our lives and church. (2 Hour Course)
Sacred Dialogue on Gender Justice – An invitation to step onto holy ground to talk about the difficult subject of sexism and gender equity. Here, we can dialogue around hopes, dreams, struggles and positive ways to move forward and onward. Let’s have a conversation. (4 Hour Course)