Items filtered by date: March 2012 - Uniting Church in Australia Assembly

On Close the Gap Day, the Uniting Church in Australia acknowledges that there is significant work to be done in overcoming the disadvantage facing many Indigenous Australians.

Review of the Ministry of Lay Preacher

Friday, 16 March 2012 12:10

The Ministerial Education Commission has released a Report and Response Paper as part of a national Review of the Ministry of Lay Preacher.

The Uniting Church in Australia today expressed its disappointment in the Senate Report into the Stronger Futures Legislation.

First Sudanese Woman Ordained in Adelaide

Thursday, 15 March 2012 10:34

It’s a number of firsts for Adelaide’s Amel Manyon. She is the first South Sudanese woman to be ordained into the Uniting Church Australia.  Amel will also become Minister of the newest Uniting Church community, the Uniting Church Northern Suburbs Dinka Speaking Faith Community, located at St. Stephen’s Uniting Church, Elizabeth North.

Australian Churches Gambling Taskforce

Thursday, 08 March 2012 09:25

NEW ENGLAND CHURCHES BACK POKER MACHINE REFORM

Local Churches in the New England electorate in New South Wales have given a thousand signed postcards to local federal member, Tony Windsor, in a show of solidarity for poker machine reform.

Ecumenical 80th

Tuesday, 06 March 2012 14:13

One of Australia’s foremost ecumenical leaders has celebrated her 80th birthday.


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