Anglican Diocese of Southern Queensland–Northern Region Lay Conference–North Pine

I am looking forward to reflecting with lay leaders today at North Pine Anglican Church on several areas of parish health.  The presentations and documents referred to today are listed below.  There may be others added following the session depending on questions and issues raised. 

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Anglican Diocese of Southern Queensland–Southern Region Clergy Conference–Noosa

Back in Noosa again today for the Southern Region Clergy conference for the Diocese of Southern Queensland.  A little cooler this week but still sunny and warm for a Tasmanian.  We are looking at Healthy Clergy and Healthy Parishes.  Links to the notes and presentations follows:

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Anglican Diocese of Southern Queensland –Southern Region Lay Conference–Logan

I enjoyed the opportunity to meet with around 35 Lay Leaders from the Southern Region of the Diocese today at St Mark’s in Logan.  We explored the dynamics of healthy parish life and looked at key relationships in the parish. 

Notes and the presentations at this conference follow. 

Brainstorm on the dynamics of healthy parishes

The Dynamics of Healthy Parishes

Key Parish relationships

Parish Grievance Policy

Covenant Commitments for Christians

SAMPLE Parish Council Covenant




Anglican Diocese of Southern Queensland–Northern Regional Conference Noosa

How good was it to enjoy 3 days of blue skies and sunshine in Noosa when Tassie is half under snow…   Great to catch up with folk at the Northern Regional Clergy Conference for the Diocese of Southern Queensland.  Thanks to Bishop Jeremy and Archbishop Philip for the invitation to share on clergy and parish health.

Notes and Presentations from the Conference following:

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Arrow 18–Leadership Training Conference

Great to be back at Amberley today to work with the participants of the Arrow Leadership Program Cohort 18.  We looking at the topic of Conflict Management.  Notes are already in the Conference Folder, the links below are for presentation slides and some extra resources. 

Brainstorm on unique features of conflict in Christian communities

10 Reasons the Church is conflict prone

Deconstructing conflict

Conflict Styles

Levels of Conflict

Preparing for and Managing Conflict