Study of this unit of the Living Our Faith Series is a pathway that can lead to Presbytery authorisation as a Lay Preacher, it is also an ideal opportunity for: a small group, faith community, bible study group, or congregation to spend time exploring theology together.
If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Preacher, please seek the approval of your presbytery before registering for this course.
This is a 4-day training course (split over two weekends in August).
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|Dates:||Part One: Saturday, 3 Aug. – Sunday, 4 August 2019
Part Two: Saturday, 17 Aug. – Sunday, 18 August 2019
|Times:||Start: 9 a.m. / Finish: 5 p.m. (each day)|
|Venue:||Uniting Church Centre for Ministry
16 Masons Drive, North Parramatta
|Cost:||$380 per person for four full days of training
(includes: course materials, and a catered –
morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea on each day).
|UME Grant:||Short-term Education Grants are available for those in financial need.
Please go to the UME Scholarships page for more information.
Assignment Book & Sermon Evaluation Sheet available for download
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Pre-course Reading, Writing Task and Textbook:
Information about the pre-course reading, writing task and course textbook will be provided closer to the start of the course.
Online Payment and Registration Form:
Please register and pay in advance, via the online ‘Tickets’ payment and registration form that appears below. Registration in advance using this form is essential.
Please Note: Registrations Close – Friday, 2 August at 11:30 p.m.
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Onsite Overnight Accommodation:
Those wishing to book overnight accommodation on-site at the Centre for Ministry are required to make inquiries directly with the Uniting Venues Booking Office:
Ph: 1300 138 125
Travelling to the Centre for Ministry:
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.
If you would like more information about this course, please contact:
UME Reception | firstname.lastname@example.org | Ph: 02 8838 8900
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