Thursday, 16 August 2018

A Christian response to racism

President of the Uniting Church in Australia Dr Deidre Palmer has called on Australians to respond with love, hospitality and inclusion to a surge in anti-immigration rhetoric in Australian public life.

Friday, 10 August 2018

Sharing Stories of Hope

I had the joy of participating in the South East Asian Regional Workshop hosted by UnitingWorld and the Protestant Christian Church in Bali from July 22-25, with a focus on Gender Justice Theology.

The 15th Triennial Assembly meeting passed a resolution regarding marriage. This resource aims to answer any questions about the decision made at the Assembly meeting.

It is also available for download in .pdf for printing and easy off-screen sharing.

Friday, 03 August 2018

Our LEAD story

Young UCA members who attended the 15th Assembly in Melbourne are getting revved up for the next big youth event on the Church Calendar.

Wednesday, 01 August 2018

Assembly Consultant Covenanting

Uniting Church in Australia immediate past President Stuart McMillan will begin a new role with the National Assembly as Assembly Consultant Covenanting on 1 September 2018.

Members of the Uniting Church’s 15th Assembly have returned home to share the news of the landmark decisions made at the 15th triennial meeting.

Over seven days from 8-14 July, more than 260 Assembly members shared prayer, worship and Bible studies with ecumenical and interfaith friends, church partners and each other.

Monday, 16 July 2018

Freedom to Decide on Marriage

The 15th Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia has agreed to hold two equal and distinct views on marriage to honour the diversity of Christian belief among its members.

Marriage and same-gender relationships

The Assembly resolved: