The opening session of the 2019 Presbyterian Church of Queensland General Assembly was conducted tonight. Rev Phil Strong was recognised as the moderator of this year’s assembly, and it was a privilege for Rev Davo Gunning and myself to be introduced as Phil’s chaplains for this year. I’ll a few updates, starting tomorrow.

The General Assembly have unanimously elected the Reverend Phil Strong as Moderator-Elect (moderator of the 2019 General Assembly). Phil is on staff at Creek Road Presbyterian and is Moderator of the South Australian Assembly and Presbytery, being an Assessor (appointed member) of those bodies. He is functioning as project manager of the Adelaide Churches revitalization …

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Davo Gunning was ordained and commissioned as Lead Pastor of the Adelaide Presbyterian Churches today. Part of the service of ordination involves members of the Presbytery, all themselves ordained as elders and pastors, laying hands on Davo as he is prayed for at the culmination of the act of ordination. This mirrors biblical practice and …

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A long-term project has been the revitalisation of the Presbyterian Churches in Adelaide. Davo Gunning has been identified as the lead pastor of the work. This article gives a bit of insight into his initial experiences as he and his family take up residence, having moved over from Sydney. Here’s a taste: Finding our place …

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