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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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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26 May

Empowering Children to protect themselves

Article, Events, News   |   26/05/17

Empowering Children to protect themselves in the light of the Royal Commission A seminar for school principles, teachers, etc Tuesday June 20th 2017 9am-12pm The Heath Centre St Andrew’s Cathedral School Level 5, St  Andrew’s House Sydney Square Bookings essential (no charge, morning tea provided) Download flyer presented by Andrea Musulin West Australian Child Protection…

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21 Mar

Faithfulness In Service Conference 2017

Events, News   |   21/03/17

The Archbishop requires all clergy and lay ministers who hold an authority from him to attend the triennial Faithfulness In Service Conference. This year, these are held in the week June 19th-23rd (one in each region). Full details and bookings can be made here: http://fis.org.au

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