I am Minister of the Word in the Uniting Church in Australia - with a background in children’s youth and family ministry. I currently serve in ministry at Indooroopilly Uniting Church, Brisbane, Australia. I am married to Dale who for many years has shared in ministry with me, especially with music, children and young adults. We have three boys - Joel, Jeremy and Nathan - who all share our love of music. For some years I have served as a member of the Uniting Church in Australia’s National Working Group on Worship.
songwrite2018 is the third national UCA gathering for writers of songs for Christian community worship. Special guest: Tanya Riches.
songwrite is an opportunity to write new songs for worship. Whether you are a first-time songwriter or have written some songs, you will have creative space, people to listen and learn from, and the opportunity to score and record your songs.
some songwrite2018 basics:
12 pm Friday 26 to 2 pm Sunday 28 January 2018
Indooroopilly Uniting Church, Station Rd, Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Australia. The venue is directly across from the huge Indooroopilly Shopping Centre complex and a 200m walk from Indooroopilly Train Station
includes Saturday and Sunday lunch. Friday lunch & Saturday dinner extra
accommodation and transport extra
accommodation: type in “Indooroopilly” in sites such as:
Tanya Riches of Sydney will be the keynote presenter at Songwrite 2018. If you’ve ever sung the song, “Jesus, what a beautiful name,” then you have already encountered her music – although there is much more to Tanya and her music than that: worship leader, song-writer, scholar and consultant.