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    When will the Ministry of Pastor commence?

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    WHEN WILL THE MINISTRY OF PASTOR COMMENCE?

    The Regulations for the Ministry of Pastor will become effective[...]e church will
    be a Pastor for the purposes of the Regulations.

    The Regulations put it this way:

    “A person exercises the minis[...]the ministry of Pastor for the purposes of these Regulations when

    (i) The posi[...]includes one or more of the tasks named in Regulation 2.14.2;
    and th[...]t;

    A person is a Pastor, for the purposes of the Regulations, when they exercise a significant
    ministry[...]they will not be a Pastor for the
    purposes of the Regulations.

    WHY HA VE PASTORS?

    The Uniting Church ha[...]
    [...]tomatically be under the provisions of the Pastor Regulations.

    For many, many years the church has been[...]
    [...]ntinue
    under the current regulations until such time as they cease their[...]he way this
    decision will operate by amending the Regulations that deal with the accreditation of Youth
    Workers[...]nition of Lay Pastors, respectively.

    The amended regulations will say:

    Re Youth Workers

    ACCREDITATION

    2.9.2 (b) Subject to Regulation 2.9.3, the accreditation of a Youth Worker[...]
    [...]eness of the code of Ethics and Sexual
    Misconduct Regulations and the Polity and Ethos of the UCA. Programs of[...]ERIES NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
    APPOINTING PASTORS?

    The Regulations remain the main source of information. However Guidelines on the operation of
    the Regulations have been produced and this information is[...]
    [...]ence Committee to draw up
    regulations regarding the specified ministry of Pastor for ap[...]ontinue
    under the current regulations until such time as they cease their[...]
    [...]ery or the Synod Panel following the procedure in Regulation 2.2.14; and

    07.13.05 thank and discharg[...]RY OF PASTOR

    07.37.03 (a) amend the regulations as follows:

    Re Youth Workers[...]by the Assembly.;

    (b) Subject to Regulation 2.9.3, the accreditation of a Youth Worker[...]

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