Anglican Church of Southern Africa Provincial Synod 2016

Motion to Provincial Synod on
MyAnglican Church Managment System

1) This Synod, noting that Provincial Synod 2013 called on Growing the Church (GtC) to develop a Provincial Membership Review Process;

 

2) Congratulates the GtC Media Team for the development of MyAnglican, a world class Church Management System which includes among other things:

  • Accessibility via computers and mobile devices
  • Secure database
  • Compliance with the protection of private information act
  • Census information
  • Electronic communication
  • Financial recording and reporting capability
  • Registration and payment for conferences and training events
  • Search function on the new ACSA Web Site
  • Recording attendance at services, and information in baptism, confirmation and other registers;

And further noting that:

3) A number of other churches in and beyond Southern Africa (eg Methodist, Presbyterian, Congregational, Vineyard and Roman Catholic churches) have decided to partner with MyAnglican (forming MyMethodist, MyPresby etc);

Resolves to:

1) Encourages every Diocese, Parish and Organisation in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa to Register with My Anglican and use it for electronic Church Management.

Proposed by: Bishop Tsietsi Seloane

Seconded by: Bishop Dino Gabriel

Motion Passed