Leaders are encouraged to be prepared and formed for leadership in Communities and beyond; People in Ministry and other leaders, paid and voluntary, in churches, agencies, communities and workplaces.
Leadership formation and development occurs through participation in relevant, engaging and equipping professional development processes which includes Lifelong learning, Supervision, regular Review feedback, and Wellbeing and support practices.
Elders provide leadership through valuable support to the community’s Minister/s and through partnership with the Minister/s in all that God is calling the community to be and do, including equipping people for mission and ministry, prayer and discernment, spiritual leadership, vision setting, governance, financial accountability and compliance.
Church and agency administrators provide practical support and guidance in partnership with Ministers and other leaders in their organisations. This includes the day-to-day practicalities of a secretary, and the governance and resourcing support of a treasurer, and many others.
Looking for ongoing support in the journey of ministry? CCVT believes that supervision is vital for all people in ministry, and we want to connect you with a local supervisor.
The Leadership Team is here to assist all leaders of Communities of Hope and Compassion with support, advice, and training.
CCVT is committed to our churches and agencies being safe places for everyone. New and updated policies and resources are being made available.
A rich part of the deeper story of Churches of Christ is ‘mutual ministry’ or ‘the priesthood of all believers’. This means that everybody is gifted and important, including those with the gift of leadership who are called to “equip believers, releasing them to participate in ministry and mission on the basis of their giftedness and capacity.”
CCVT greatly values all people who provide leadership as volunteers, faithfully contributing to the mission and ministries of their community over and above the ministry and mission performed in their workplace.
All People in Ministry are encouraged to be Lifelong Learners, participating in relevant professional development processes and formation for ministry.
All leaders (People in Ministry, paid and voluntary) are encouraged to be prepared and formed for leadership in Communities and beyond.
Elders, Board Members, or Council Members all perform a vital function in the lives of Communities of Hope and Compassion, equipping, releasing, and making decisions.
Youth Vision is the youth and young adult arm of CCVT, engaged with equipping and encouraging youth ministries and leaders.
After a period of reflection and some honest, frank assessments of our position this year, the decision has been made that Illuminate 2017 will not go ahead.
You are invited to take part in the Global Leadership Summit at a local church near you this October. Join with leaders from all over the world from the comfort of a local church to watch global speakers and meet other local leaders.
Churches of Christ in Victoria and Tasmania (CCVT) aims to support all our Affiliates to be communities of hope and compassion that are safe places for everyone.
Kadina Church of Christ is seeking a Pastor who will equip and encourage us to share and declare God’s love in our community. That person will be the primary teacher of God’s Word to build up the church and will also play a key role as a member of our leadership team in discerni... READ MORE
Be trained and equipped to ensure your Community of Hope and Compassion is a Safe Place for everyone. This training workshop is perfect for everyone in your community, from Team Leaders and Pastors, to Elders, to volunteer Leaders.
How do we journey with our mentorees as they seek to listen and discern the voice of God? Our lives are filled with myriad voices that clamour for attention. Sorting the whispers of the Spirit from the noise of the world is a constant challenge. Everyone is welcome to join us this year for one of our 2017 mentoring training days as together we reflect on guidance, listening to God, wisdom, prayer and discernment in the context of mentoring relationships.
All Ministers, Elders, and other Leaders of Communities of Hope and Compassion affiliated with CCVT are invted to join one of the 2017 Regional Conversations. The focus of this year’s round of Regional Conversations will be Affinity:2.