Category: News

UnitingForTheCommonGood

Stop sending asylum seekers away

Along with more than 100 organisations, The Uniting Church is calling upon the Australian Government to immediately halt the offshore transfer of asylum seekers to...

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News Round-up: April 24

Public rallies in Ethiopia for Christians massacred by IS Horrifying and alarming videos released this week, of Ethiopian Christians being killed in Libya by Islamic...

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See the Bullet in the Bible

One of the most unique and unforgettable sights Australians can witness during the 100-year anniversary celebrations of Anzac Day is a bullet in the Bible. Presented by...

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Get moving with Moveability

Launched on 23 April, the MOVEability Challenge returns this year to raise much needed funds to support young people who may be in crisis, at risk or currently homeless....

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Raising Hope for women facing homelessness

Every day 46,000 Australian women are homeless. Parramatta Mission is doing something about this. Join us in building the solution. It may come as a surprise to learn...

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Wesley Mission’s Easter Sunrise Service goes global

In a national first, Wesley Mission’s Easter Sunday Sunrise Service will be broadcast live on the web from the Sydney Opera House to an international audience.

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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...