If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please talk to your Presbytery’s Pastoral Relations Committee (PRC) before registering for this course. This course is a pathway that can lead to Presbytery authorisation as a Lay Presider.  It’s also an ideal opportunity for a small group, faith community, bible study group, or congregation …

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Are you interested in becoming a wedding celebrant, being able to conduct ceremonies for such joyous occasions in the lives of communities? This is a three-day training course for those seeking recognition as a registered wedding celebrant. If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Marriage Celebrant within the Uniting Church in Australia, please talk to your …

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This is a 3-day training course for those seeking recognition as a registered funeral presider. If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please talk to your Presbytery’s Pastoral Relations Committee (PRC) before registering for this course. The practical skills offered include: dealing with loss and grief, visiting the bereaved family, talking sensitively of God …

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