Category: News

Where UCA and Christianity stand in the latest census

The 2016 Census figures released today show that a majority of Australians (57.7 per cent) still identify as Christian amid a long term trend of falling religious...

Uniting is brighter and bolder than ever

It’s that time of year again where Uniting tells the world exactly what they do, who they are and what they stand for. Over the coming weeks, Unitings third brand...

New ‘Society’ to give a fresh look into UCA history

The inauguration of the first UC National History Society held in early June, focused on the historical value of the church and was a proud moment for UCA said Moderator...

Uniting Church pushes for affordable rent targets at upcoming rally

“What is clear to me is the importance of home to our own wellbeing, to our self-confidence, to our relationship with the rest of the world. Home is at the heart of...

Moral policy needed for asylum seekers & refugees

This refugee week, Uniting Church President Stuart McMillan renewed calls for the Australian government, as well as community and faith leadership, to work towards moral...

We can do better this Refugee Week and beyond

“Our responses to refugees must be grounded in our shared values of responsibility sharing, non-discrimination, and human rights and in international refugee...

Uniting Church members receive Queen’s Birthday Honours

The Queen’s Birthday not only means celebrating the birth of the longest-reigning monarch and of course enjoying a long weekend but it’s also a day to...

The Uniting Church turns 40

To celebrate the Uniting Church turning 40 this year on 22 June, Insights is celebrating with a special issue of the magazine. In the issue we discuss our past and what...

Justin Bieber preaches God’s love at Manchester benefit concert

In the last two weeks up until yesterday both abroad and at home we have been faced with the ever-present threat and heartbreaking consequences of terror. On June 4 at...

Climate agreement needs Australian leadership says peak Christian body

The National Council of Churches in Australia (NCCA) has called on Prime Minister Turnbull to show leadership in commitment to the global climate agreement by stating it...