Understanding the Sacraments is a pathway that can lead to Presbytery authorisation as a Lay Presider, it is also an ideal opportunity for: a small group, faith community, bible study group, or congregation to spend time exploring the sacraments together.
If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please seek the approval of your presbytery before registering for this course.
This is a 4-day training course, delivered in two parts.
|Dates:||Part One: Wed. 1 Nov. to Thur. 2 November 2017
Part Two: Wed. 8 Nov. to Thur. 9 November 2017
|Times:||Start: 9:00 a.m. / Finish: 4:30 p.m. (each day)|
|Venue:||Uniting Church Centre for Ministry
16 Masons Drive, North Parramatta
|Cost:||$350 for four full days of training
(includes: course materials and a catered
morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea on each day).
|Facilitator:||Rev Bronwyn Murphy|
Course Timetable available for download:
Information about the pre-course reading and written task will be sent to you upon registration.
Please register and pay in advance, via the online ‘Tickets’ payment and registration form that appears below.
Please Note: Registrations Close – Friday, 20 October at 11:30 p.m.
To pay by credit card:
To pay by cheque:
Please, no cash upon arrival at the course.
Note: Accommodation on-site at the Centre for Ministry, North Parramatta is not included in your course registration.
However, a limited supply of on-site accommodation may still be available at the time of making your registration to attend.
In order to ease the process, those wishing to make an enquiry about the availability of on-site accommodation, are asked to make mention that your enquiry is related to your attendance at this course.
The Uniting Venues booking office can be contacted directly on –
Ph: 1300 138 125
Web: http://unitingvenues.org/contact (choose ‘North Parramatta’ from the ‘Preferred centre’ drop-down list)
The Centre for Ministry is accessible by public transport.
Please click on this link for more information about travelling to the centre via public transport.
A free visitor car park is also available on-site, as well as in the overflow car park in the paddock diagonally opposite the centre’s driveway entrance.
UME offers short-term education grants for those in financial need.
Please click on this link for more information and a downloadable application form.
If you would like more information about this course, please contact, either:
Bronwyn Murphy | Mob: 0428 411 830
Rohan England | Ph: 02 8838 8912