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Religious leaders urge PM to take climate action

Over 150 religious leaders have signed an open letter to Prime Minister Scott Morrison to recognise the climate situation as a national emergency and to halt all new...

A courageous vision and mission for Orange

Orange Uniting Church have amalgamated four congregations into one and is now in the process of divesting themselves of the financial responsibility of two of their...

Uniting Fair Treatment campaign wins prestigious award

Uniting won a prestigious Media Award at the 2019 National Alcohol and Other Drugs Excellence and Innovation in Melbourne for their drug law reform advocacy through...

Dungog Uniting Church Receive Commonwealth Bank Grant

Dungog Uniting Church have received a $500 grant from the Commonwealth Bank to help fund new equipment for their playgroup. The donation comes from a fund that the...

The Uniting Church and Lay Presidency

The Uniting Church has a firm commitment to being part of the one, holy, catholic and apostolic church. This is affirmed in our Basis of Union as well as in many places...

Pay day lending…don’t get cleaned out

I started doing a clean-up of some cupboards in my office at UFS recently. Mostly there were old documents that could be simply tossed, but among them I found some that...

Mentoring and discipleship matters

Matthew 28:19-20 reads: “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching...

Maybe Watch it Always

Review: Always Be My Maybe Starring Ali Wong, Randall Park, and Keanu Reeves Ali Wong’s unique brand of humour has long been transgressive in its ability to skewer...

Mythologies don’t explain war

Review: Australia’s Vietnam: Myth vs History by Mark Dapin Australia’s Vietnam veterans, many of whom afterwards couldn’t fit in and went bush, faced a rigged...

Gooden Proper Celebration

Gooden Reserve Netball Association (GRNA), a competition formed by two Uniting Church congregations, will celebrate its tenth anniversary on Saturday, 22 June. The...