Category: Moderator


A living hope this Easter

This Easter the Moderator, Rev. Myung Hwa Park has a “living hope” that the Uniting Church is “a courageous voice, unafraid of the barriers, cultures,...


Feast on the true value of the cross

The Easter events offer a precious foretaste of the living hope found in Christ Jesus.


2017 – a new year, a new hope

On New Year’s Eve, I went to a midnight service to farewell an old year and to welcome a new year (“Song Ku Young Shin” 送舊迎新) at one of the Korean churches...


Stories of hope light a welcome spark

The Moderator of the Uniting Church in Australia, Synod of NSW and the ACT delivers her Christmas message for 2016 and is “confident the good news that we share...


Note to self: keep celebrating!

The anniversary of Christ’s coming into the world once again reminds of God’s faithfulness!


We must invest in the future

Kwan Jung, a Chinese Scholar of the 3rd Century BC, said: “If you want to get a result in a year, you plant crops. If you want to see the outcome in ten years, plant a...


Our pastoral care for a broken world

The prophetic role of Jesus in caring for people on the margins and in the minority in diverse communities, is never too far from our own reality.


Asking, seeking and knocking for relationship renewal

The experience of Synod 2016 was a truly blessed one for me and I hope it was for many who attended as well as those who heard, or read the stories and reports of the...


Hope for a renewed heart

Growing up in Korea, we learned the song Our Wish is Unification. This song is a national creed, like a mantra in our mind, longing for the reunification of the two...


Moderator’s Easter message 2016: The shocking hope of Easter

Refugees. Environmental devastation. Domestic violence. Homelessness. Suffering. War. Our world can seem like a non-stop headline of depressing news. It can be easy to...