Tuesday, 23 January 2018

2018 Survival Day Message

The President of the Uniting Church in Australia Stuart McMillan has called on governments state and federal to speed up negotiation of treaties that recognise Indigenous sovereignty.

Monday, 22 January 2018

Harley brings hope for healing

It’s the fifth day of the 2018 Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress National Conference in Geelong.

Monday, 22 January 2018

New Leadership for Congress

Aboriginal and Islander members in the Uniting Church have boosted resources for youth work, mission and evangelism at their triennial national conference.

Monday, 08 January 2018

For the sake of humanity

President Stuart McMillan reflects on the importance of friendship with people of other faiths in 2018.

Thursday, 04 January 2018

Solidarity with African youth

President Stuart McMillan has expressed solidarity with Australia’s African community in the wake of recent negative political and media commentary.

“Fear and negativity are such a blight on our public life. I find it deeply regrettable and offensive that some of our political leaders and media have begun the New Year by demonising a group of young African men,” said Mr McMillan.

Tuesday, 02 January 2018

Prayers for Coptic Christians

The President of the Uniting Church in Australia Stuart McMillan has written to His Holiness Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt to express condolences in the wake of a deadly terrorist attack.

Monday, 25 December 2017

2017 Christmas message

At Christmas we celebrate that Jesus - the light of the world and the presence of God - is a light to all people.

President Stuart McMillan delivers his annual Christmas message 

Friday, 22 December 2017

Christmas Prayer for Melbourne

Assembly Theologian-in-Residence Rev. Dr Ji Zhang has offered this prayer for those injured in the recent Melbourne CBD attack.

O Lord we come before you in prayer.
You are the creator of us all. We are altogether your children. 
When one rejoices we all rejoice; when one suffers we all suffer.
We come to you today, Lord, with confusion and compassion in our hearts, 
pray for the nineteen people injured in the attack in Melbourne,