Conflict Resolution Training for Churches

Sydney Presbytery is pleased to be hosting a workshop with Rev Terence Corkin and Julia Kuhn Wallace on Understanding and Responding to Conflict.

This introductory evening will cover areas including:

  • Dealing with difficult people
  • Understanding conflict
  • Seven levels of conflict and how to respond in them


There are two evening sessions to choose from.

Cost: $25 per person

Nibbles will be provided.

Session 2 

7pm – 9.30pm Wednesday 28th August

Sydney Presbytery

37-47 St Johns Road, Glebe



About the presenters

Rev Terence Corkin was the Assembly General Secretary of the Uniting Church in Australia for 15 years. Since then he has provided leadership, support and teaching in consensus discernment and has led seminars and facilitated meetings around the world. Terence is a nationally accredited mediator and has worked in conflicted congregations seeking to resolve their conflict.

Julia Kuhn Wallace is a layperson in the United Methodist Church who has served on the staff of the (Global) General Board of Discipleship based in Nashville Tennessee. Her areas of expertise include mediating disputes, assessing Congregational vitality, transforming conflict, and leading strategic change and visioning.

No one does it better than Corkin and Wallace when it comes to dealing with conflict. They have developed a teamwork and consensus-building approach that models leadership for congregational vitality.”

David Graves, UMC Bishop Alabama-West Florida Conference


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