2007

NATIONAL MINISTERS GROUP

Meeting Melbourne 23 November 10am – 3pm

Centre for Theology and Mission, 1 Morrison Close, Parkville Vic

AGENDA

  • Welcome – Peter McDonald (Chair)
    • Recognition of Traditional Owners
    • Opening Reflection – Rev Dr Les Underwood
    • Present and Apologies
    • Confirmation of the Agenda
  • Session 1:Introductions, Our Roles and Activities

1230 lunch

  • Session 2: Forum: Maintaining our Christian Identity:
    • Identifying Key Issues and Trends
  • Session 3: Going Forward Together
    • Group Contribution to Conference April 2008
    • Group Arrangements
    • Next Meeting
    • Closing Prayer – Rev Lyn Burden

 

MINISTERS GROUP

Meeting Melbourne 23 November 10am – 3pm

Centre for Theology and Mission, 1 Morrison Close, Parkville

AGENDA

  • Welcome – Peter McDonald (Chair)
  • Opening Reflection
  • Present and Apologies
  • Formation of Minister Group
  • Rationale/need
  • Terms of Reference
  • Activities
  • Issues and Trends:
    Evangelism and Social Justice
    Models of service delivery
    Linking UCA community services to Faith Foundations
    Secular constraints
    Promote role of Minister in other UCA agencies.
  • UnitingCare/Uniting Missions Conference Melbourne 6-8 April
    2008:
    Ministers’ “stream”

Group Meeting

  • Next Meeting
  • Closing Prayer