LOF | Introduction to Theology | Part 1 of 2

LOF | Introduction to Theology | Part 1 of 2

LOF | Introduction to Theology | Part 1 of 2

Event Details

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).
Facilitator(s): Liam McKenna
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

The fillable PDF version of the Assignment Book is now available to download by clicking on the image below:

2019 Intro to Theology Assignment Book – Fillable | PDF 40 pages | 804 KB

Summative Assignment 3 – Thematic Sermon – Evaluation Sheet | PDF 1 page | 1 MB


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

E-mail: northparramatta@unitingvenues.org

Web: www.unitingvenues.org/contact


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.


More Information:

If you would like more information about this course, please contact:

UME Reception | umeinfo@nswact.uca.org.au | Ph: 02 8838 8900


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