Category: News

16 Aug

Tears & Hope 2018

Article, News   |   16/08/18

A service of healing for survivors of abuse This has grown from just a handful of people a few years back to a much bigger event, and is proving to be a powerful and helpful time for many survivors of abuse – whether that abuse happened in a church context or not. Are there people…

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21 May

Safe Ministry Training Online v2.0

News   |   21/05/18

After an exciting year getting Safe Ministry Training established online, we have just launched a significant update to this key resource for our churches. We learned a good deal while developing online training and adapting the face to face training materials. We learned a lot of good things to do, and we discovered a few…

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9 Mar

Working With Children Check (WWCC) Renewals

Article   |   09/03/18

Working With Children Check (WWCC) Renewals As you should be aware, WWCC renewals begin soon for workers (paid and volunteer) in our churches. The Office of the Children’s Guardian (OCG) have released information on how WWCC renewals are to be managed. The WWCC renewal information web page is here: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/working-with-children-check/about-the-check/when-to-renew/when-to-renew-your-wwc It is important that you…

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3 Nov

Faithfulness In Service 2017 – Code of Conduct

Booklet   |   03/11/17

The Synod of the Anglican Diocese of Sydney passed some amendments to the document ‘Faithfulness In Service’. This document is a national code for personal behaviour and the practice of pastoral ministry by clergy and church workers. The changes in wording are relatively minor and reflect changing standards and expectations in a couple of areas….

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13 Oct

Safe Ministry Training goes Online

News   |   13/10/17

From October 11th 2017, Safe Ministry Training begins moving online. The first course available is Refresher Online, and Essentials and Junior Leader will follow by early 2018. To register for Refresher Online and for all other Safe Ministry Training related information, head to our specialist training website: https://safeministry.training The launch of Safe Ministry online took…

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