Diocesan Synod meets on October 19th to discuss, among other matters, what the next stages for the Growth Agenda will be.
Saturday 19th October - 9 to 12:50
Discussions on the next stage of the Growth Agenda head the agenda for Synod. The first growth agenda has had a major impact on the life and ministry of our diocese and we are looking to build on it's impact by tackling the challenges we face as we seek to grow in Christ. You can read the draft document here.
A brief agenda is below. You can download papers from this page.
Presidential Address by Rt Revd Richard Blackburn
Introductory Items of Business
Questions under Standing Orders
Responses to any questions submitted by 9.00 a.m. on Saturday 12th October 2013
Vacancy in See – Update by Canon Maggie Swinson
Safeguarding – Update by the Ven Peter Bradley Archdeacon of Warrington
Discussion on Growth Agenda 2 - led by Ven Ricky Panter Archdeacon of Liverpool
Reclaiming Bereavement Ministry - led by Ven Peter Bradley
The Diocesan Dashboard Presentation by Mike Eastwood Diocesan Secretary
Budgets and Annual Report led by David Greensmith Chair of the Diocesan Board of Finance
Liverpool Diocesan Board of Finance AGM
Closing Remarks by Bishop Richard