2022 Synod Meeting
Celebration of Ministries
As part of this year’s Synod ’22, a Celebration of Ministries service will be held at Adelaide West Uniting Church, 312 Sir Donald Bradman Drive, Brooklyn Park SA 5032 on Sunday, 21st August at 2.00 pm.
Members from congregations and ministries from across South Australia gathered for the 2022 Synod meeting on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th June, 2022 at the Adelaide Hills Convention Centre, Hahndorf.
Please carefully read and consider the following information to prepare for our upcoming meeting.
An update email was sent to Synod members on Friday, 10th June. A copy of the email is available at this link.
A further email containing logistics information was sent to all Synod members on Friday, 17th June. A copy of the email is available at this link.
This document lists all proposals currently received:
Nominations and Supporting information
Please consider nominating yourself or someone else for the committees and councils of the church. Information about the vacancies is contained in the letter below. Please use the Nomination Form below and submit details by
4.30 pm on 18th June 2022.
This booklet provides helpful information about the Synod meeting.
Invitation to Register
Powerpoint template for Synod 22
We gather members from congregations and ministries from across South Australia. In the Uniting Church, the Synod is one of the interrelated councils of the Church, each council having its separate responsibilities, and the requirement to listen to other councils of churches.
What is a Synod?
What is the role and function of the Synod in the life of the church?
To prepare for the Synod meeting, please view this video, which features Rev Dr Tim Hein, Executive Officer, Mission and Leadership Development explaining what a Synod is.
What happens at a Synod meeting?
How does the meeting work? How do we make decisions?
To understand meeting procedures please view this video produced by the Queensland Synod.
Credit: The Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland Synod.
S2.1 Mercer (Uniting Benefciary Fund) Report (please note this report is a video presentation file)
- June 2022 Synod Meeting Minutes -
- January/February 2021 Confirmed Synod Meeting Decisions and Minutes -