Category: News

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News Round-Up: 23 March

Christian movie is the same as 50 Shades of Grey The main film reviewer at Christianity Today, Alissa Wilkinson, made the bold claim this week that a controversial sex...

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Cyclone Pam: Urgent need as food to run out in Vanuatu in the next 7 days

The Vanuatu Minister of Agriculture has released a statement urgently calling for international assistance in the wake of the Category 5 Cyclone on 14 March. “Our...

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Mission trip to the city: being part of God’s response to those in need

Hundreds of young people from across the church will be serving and supporting people all over Sydney during the September school holidays as part of a new missional...

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Religious leaders unite on nurturing food sustainability

Photo courtesy Naomi Shaw: Religious leaders gathered for the FoodFaith event on 17 March Religious leaders broke bread with academics and sustainability groups on 17...

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Cyclone Pam: UnitingWorld and the Uniting Church in Australia launch appeal

UnitingWorld and the Uniting Church in Australia (UCA) have launched a national appeal to support the communities devastated by Tropical Cyclone Pam. Thousands of people...

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News Round-Up: 14 March

The Drop Box Will Touch Your Heart, Bring You to Tears While watching The Drop Box, you might find yourself humming an old song you once learned in Sunday school:...

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President launches National Cyclone Relief Appeal

President Rev. Prof Andrew Dutney of The Uniting Church in Australia has today launched a national appeal to assist communities hit by cyclones. Cyclone Lam struck...

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Taking action on affordable housing

On Wednesday 11 March, 90 young people came together and called on the Premier Mike Baird to take action on affordable housing in NSW. Equipped with second-hand...

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Moderators statement in response to the conclusion of the Royal Commission

6 March, 2015 Rev. Myung Hwa Park, Moderator of the Uniting Church in Australia, Synod of NSW and the ACT has provided the following statement in response to the...

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News Round-Up: 5 March

Unbroken wins Best Mature Audience Film at Christian movie awards Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie’s directorial effort Unbroken has touched the hearts of...