~ Sharing your Life Message ~ will be the theme of the synod over the next two years.
The Northern Synod is one synod full of diversity. This diversity should be gratefully accepted as God’s gift that must be valued. This theme was chosen based on personal experience and struggle with our brothers and sisters as First People on this land. In visits to their communities I often hear stories of those who live in trauma and feel marginalized but uphold
ARDS is looking to recruit a full-time educator to their Education Team to work with Yolŋu people across north-east Arnhem Land and in Darwin and Palmerston. Please see the position description for more details.
Times for Christmas services are now available.
Are you passionate about working with Indigenous people? Do you have experience in working with governments to strengthen communities? Do you have leadership qualities to work with a multidisciplinary team? An opportunity exists at ARDS as an Executive Officer in Darwin. For more information click on the link or call the Northern synod office on (08) 8982 3400.
this year the Assembly’s Songs that Unite held its first National Photographic Images Competition. The winners of the competition have now been announced.
The Ministerial Education Commission will be replaced by an Education for Ministry Working Group. Expressions of interest are now being called for membership of the Working Group.
Darwin Memorial will be celebrating 140 years of Christian witness in Darwin on Sunday 25 August 2013. Please read on for more information.
the 37th meeting of the Northern Synod was held over the weekend of 21 – 25 June. Please follow the link for a precise of events over the five days.
Our Land, Our Languages is the report from the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs. The report and its recommendations are endorsed by the Synod’s Coordinating Support for Indigenous Scriptures.
The Gullick family has advised the Synod office that Clem passed away in the early hours of Friday 26 April 2013. His funeral will be held at Darwin Memorial on Friday 3 May, commencing at 3.30 pm.