16 June 2017
Congregational Leadership Training (CLT) is open again for registrations after having a short review process.
The review included:
- Updating information to be current at the time of recording
- Inclusion of information about the new HRS
- Removal of video presentation to assist with easier streaming on limited internet connection
To read more about CLT and to register, please visit the CLT webpages.
21 February 2017
Grassroots Training have 4 fantastic group study topics available for congregational small groups to use. The topics are 'Beliefs'; 'Bible'; 'Connection' and 'Gracious'. To read more about these topics, click here.
These group study handbooks are now $5 each. Contact our Grassroots Training staff to order your copies today!
27 June 2016
Grassroots will be holding our annual Evening Classes each Tuesday evening in September on campus at North Adelaide from 7 – 9.30pm. We have a great range of topics on offer this year and for the first time we will be making one of our classes available via a webinar.
Please go to Evening Classes 2016 for more information and to register.
27 June 2016
If you have completed the ‘Foundations’ Unit you may like to continue your training with one of our other units such as Chairperson, Secretary, or Treasurer.
These units are role specific and provide detailed information about the responsibilities and regulations attached to your church role. These units can be completed on-line in the comfort of your own home so why not register now!
Go to Congregational Leadership Training and click on the unit you are interested in for more information and to register.
5 April 2016
We have three workshops on offer in May. One in South Australia - Equipping for Leadership (6-7 May) and two in Victoria - Equipping for Leadership (16-17 May) and Spiritual Resilience (18-19 May). To find out more and to register visit our workshop page.
5 January 2016
SALE HAS BEEN EXTENDED!!!!
All Group Study handbooks will be half-price! Each handbook will be $5 each (incl GST plus P&H).
To find out more about the titles on offer, and to purchase, visit our Group Study home page.
20 November 2015
Our February 2016 workshops are now open for registrations. To find out what workshops are on offer and the locations, visit our workshop registration page.
19 October 2015
2016 ALC Boarding applications are now open! If you know of someone studying next year in Adelaide and is looking for an accommodation option, then visit the ALC Boarding webpage for more information.
28 September 2015
During the week of LCA General Convention of Synod, we are having a SUPER SALE on our Group Study handbooks. All handbooks will be $5 each (+P&H). We will even be extending this offer post-Synod for a week! The sale will commence Monday 28/9 and go through to Sunday 11/10. To order your handbooks, head to our cart.
9 September 2015
Grassroots Training has launched its new eNews! This is a great way to be kept up-to-date on information about Grassroots Training, including up-coming workshops, training events and on-line training options. Click here to view our eNews. To sign up for the eNews - click here - add your email address and click on the box next to 'Grassroots Training enews' and then click on subscribe. Easy!
17 August 2015
Our last workshop for 2015 will be held at Salisbury Lutheran Church on the 17-18 August, 2014.
This workshop, Building Healthy Relationships, will provide participants with an opportunity to explore why we are made for relationships, how to enhance the relationship we have with God and others, and how to communicate effectively in our relationships.
To find out more and to register, view our Building Healthy Relationships workshop page.
14 May 2015
All registrations for Grassroots Training workshops in June - August are now open! There are 8 workshops on offer throughout Australia. To find out more about these workshops, visit our workshop webpage.
1 May 2015
The first unit of the Congregational Leadership Training has been launched! The first module 'Foundations' is now available for congregation church councils to complete.
An article about Congregational Leadership Training is available to view on the LCA website.
To find out more about the training, go to the Congregational Leadership Training webpage.
1 April 2015
Come along to the 2015 Evening Classes in May. These classes are available to any one for personal interest or professional development. There are thre wonderful topics to choose from. To find out more, visit our Evening Classes webpage.
30 January 2015
30 January 2015
Do you know of anyone commencing teacher training in 2015? Those teachers in training wanting to work in Lutheran Schools are strongly encouraged to use the Lutheran Strand as part of their electives while completing their university degree.
To find out more about the study options available for teachers in training, please visit the School of Educational Theology webpage: http://www.alc.edu.au/education/schools-at-alc/set/
24 September 2014
Grassroots Training is looking for congregations and ministry groups to help host our 2015 workshops! We have a great offer available to hosts as a thank you for partnering with us! If you would like to know more about hosting a Grassroots Training workshop next year, please contact us for more information!
5 September 2014
Do you know of young people moving to Adelaide next year to study who are looking for somewhere to live? ALC has a great boarding house facility for university students (plus it's SUPER close to Adelaide Oval!) For more information visit the ALC Boarding House website
25 August 2014
Applications for our 2015 pastoral study program has commenced! Dr Andrew Pfeiffer, head of the School of Pastoral Theology, says "that most pastoral students begin to consider thinking about preparation for pastoral ministry on account of the encouragement of family, friends, their pastor, or a combination of all three." We would love to invite you to both pray for and encourage those interested in becoming a pastor to contact ALC (www.alc.edu.au | 1800 625 193) to find out more about the pastoral study program.
19 August 2014
We had a great weekend in Alice Springs running a Leadership Training for the Australian Society for Indigenous Languages. A great group of people dedicated to sharing the Good News throughout Australia and Timor.
4 August 2014
We have had a busy few months here at Grassroots Training!! Over the weekend we enjoyed a wonderful day with the Maitland Lutheran Parish looking at small group ministries. We are super excited to be asked to join with and support local congregations in their ministries visions and missions. To find out more on how we can support congregations with customised training, visit our Specific Training page.
24 July 2014
We have just finished our June/July workshop season!! Thank you to everyone who has been part of our workshops over the last 6 weeks! Today we finished up with Building Healthy Relationships in Qld - what a great group of wonderful people seeking to know more about how to communicate effectively in relationships!
18 October 2013
Grassroots Training is excited to announce the launch of its newest workshop 'Home and Church in Partnership'.
This workshop will be focussed on child, youth and family ministry. To read more and to register visit our workshop registration page.
25 September 2013
Our 2014 dates have been released! Check out our workshop registration page for a full list of workshops, dates and locations.
1 September 2013
As of the 1 September, all Grassroots Training group study handbooks will now be available to purchase for $12 each (incl. GST). If you buy 5 or more in one order, the books reduce to $10 each (incl GST). Visit our Group Study information page for more details on how to order these handbooks.
1 May 2013
We love receiving feedback! Here is one we received this week!
"Let me say I really enjoyed the 'Bible' Group Study (the group I was leading also got a lot out of it). What a great resource also as I mentor new Christians and also help those more mature in their faith." - Merry, Qld Student.
27 March 2013
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