Colloquium on Forming Disciples in Mission

The Colloquium on Forming Disciples in Mission event is co-hosted by Assembly Formation, Education and Discipleship (FED) and the Assembly Mission and Evangelism Network.

The Colloquium is an opportunity for the sharing of research, innovation and reflection around the connections between formation, discipleship and mission in relation to the Uniting Church. The purposes of the Colloquium are to encourage critical thinking, foster dialogue, and provide encouragement and inspiration both in terms of thinking and practice within Australia.

Keynote speaker: Dr Deidre Palmer

Deidre Palmer has a PhD in Religious Education and a Masters in Degree Social Work. She has been a lecturer at Perkins School of Theology in Dallas, US, and the Department of Theology, Flinders University and the Adelaide College of Divinity. Deidre is the Moderator of the Presbytery and Synod of SA and President-Elect of the Uniting Church in Australia.

In addition to the keynote speaker, there are 24 other speakers, including several familiar faces from the Centre for Theology & Ministry;  Christine Sorensen, Rohan Pryor and Jenny Byrnes.

The program includes three rounds of presentations.

3pm Welcome
3.10-3.50pm Keynote Speaker – Dr Deidre Palmer
4-4.50pm Presentations
5-5.50pm Presentations
6pm Dinner
7pm Worship with Korean Church of Melbourne – Preacher: Rev Dr Ian Price
8-8.50pm Presentations
9-9.30pm Panel reflections and closing prayer

Registrations: Click here for further information and to register
Cost: $25 includes dinner
Closing date for registrations: 6 November


3:00pm – 9:30pm
Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015
Korean Church of Melbourne
Glendearg Ave, Malvern
Anna Catliffe;; 02 8267 4262