The Reverend Dr Michael Stead moved, Archbishop Philip Freier seconded,

That this Synod:
Expresses its appreciation to the General Synod Design Group and to all who have facilitated the Small Groups Discussions at this synod, especially noting the contributions of Ms Marilyn Redlich and Mr Garth Blake SC.
Encourages the Standing Committee to give consideration to the inclusion of similar discussion groups in future synods.
Asks the Standing Committee to have a Report prepared which summarises the recommendations from small groups, to give consideration to these recommendations, and to circulate the Report to the Dioceses.

3 July 2014