News & Events in NSW

NSW Conference 2017

Friday 14 July 2017

Save the date for our main event for the year: TEAR NSW Conference 2017

Date: Friday 14 July 14th and Saturday 15 July. 

Venue: St Anne's Anglican Church in Ryde

Feedback from 2016 was amazing and we hope to make this year even better! We're in the planning process so stay tuned for more news including speaker lineup very soon!

We would love you get involved in the making of this year's conference.If you can help out with ideas for…

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NSW Conference 2017

Canberra Gathering - May!!

Friday 19 May 2017

We're gathering in beautiful Canberra on 19 May (TBC)!

Stay tuned for a bit of a gathering in the ACT in May. It'll be an informal gathering, a chance to fellowship, to find out more about TEAR and to connect with local TEAR supporters. We're keen for you to meet our volunteer ACT Coordinator, Hannah too!

Join us! Please email or call NSW/ACT Church Engagement Coordinator Rebecca Solomon 0431 574 638

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Canberra Gathering - May!!

TEAR NSW/ACT Calendar of Events 2017


TEAR Groups commence, contact your local TEAR Group for details

20th February TEAR Launch 2017. 6pm for dinner. 7pm start. The Heath Centre, Level 5, St Andrews Cathedral School (enter via Sydney Square)


3rd-5th TEAR Young Adults Retreat - Central Coast, NSW


14th-15th July NSW/ACT TEAR Conference 2017 - Renew Our World


9-11th September - National Voices for…

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Book a TEAR speaker for 2017

In the busy world of church life many churches begin to organise their preaching rosters for the year ahead around this time of the year.  So now is a great time to make a suggestion to your church leadership regarding booking a TEAR speaker for 2017.  In particular if you have not yet had an opportunity to share TEAR's current presentation 'As It Is In Heaven' with your church community then this could be a great opportunity.  

If you would…

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Book a TEAR speaker for 2017

Further Education

TEAR is involved in the development and delivery of a number of courses in theological colleges around Australia. These are fully accredited courses, some available through distance mode with face-to-face intensives. Read more.

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