Friday, 18 May 2018

Hope and Unity

South Sudanese Church leaders from seven different denominations and seven different states attended the National Council of Churches in Australia’s first national peacebuilding consultation in Canberra on May 15- 16.

Uniting Church leaders have joined ecumenical colleagues in welcoming Rev. Prof. Sang Chang, the World Council of Churches President for the Asian region to Australia.

Monday, 14 May 2018

Prayers for Indonesia

The President of the Uniting Church in Australia Stuart McMillan has expressed shock and sadness at suicide bombings targeting churches in the Indonesian city of Surabaya.

The Assembly is introducing new ways to get involved in the national work of the Uniting Church and is looking for people with the passion, drive and expertise to lead this new engagement forward.

The President of the Uniting Church in Australia Stuart McMillan has welcomed a number of important initiatives for First Australians in the 2018 Federal Budget.

Friday, 04 May 2018

Led by the Lord's Light

I was recently blessed with the opportunity of a lifetime - representing the Uniting Church in Australia at the Asian Ecumenical Youth Assembly (AEYA). I joined 350 young Christians from across 36 countries in Manado, Indonesia from April 6-13 2018.

Friday, 04 May 2018

Not Just Jobs and Growth

Every May in Canberra, as winter hibernation begins, the nation’s capital comes alive as commentators descend on Parliament House to hear the Treasurer’s reading of the Federal Budget.

Federal Workplace Minister Craig Laundy has promised direct consultation with local Pacific communities on a controversial guest worker scheme after attending a service at Strathfield-Homebush Uniting Church in Sydney’s inner-west.