Category: News

Government needs to have faith in our scientists says UCA president

Uniting Church in Australia President Stuart McMillan has urged the Federal Government to accept the recommendations of its scientific experts and reduce greenhouse gas...

Join the Christ and creation conversation

The annual Uniting Ministry Education (UME) Bible and Ecology e-seminar hopes again to inspire enriching conversations, as theologians from across Australia come...

EmPOWER Girls: Before, during and after crises

The Moderator’s Prayer for International Day of the Girl Child Our God, We celebrate the gift of our daughters: creating joy, shaping hope, building relationships,...

Australia’s elephant in the room drops into Hyde Park

It’s the elephant in the room no one wants to talk about – mental health. And During Mental Health Week (8-14 October),  Wesley Mission will be taking mental health...

Interfaith leaders to hold vigils for Stop Adani Day of Action

Faith communities including the Uniting Church in Australia, are joining nation-wide public opposition to Adani’s Carmichael mine in Queensland by holding multi-faith...

Interfaith community join in prayer for day of peace

Interfaith leaders and their respective faith community members gathered at Leigh Memorial Parramatta, to mark the International Day of Peace with an Interfaith Prayer...

You’ve never seen the nativity story like this before

Ever wondered how the donkey felt about carrying pregnant Mary (the impeccable mother of Jesus) as her and Joseph were turned away from one inn after another in...

Urgent call to stop the ‘ethnic cleansing’ of Rohingyas

Uniting Church in Australia President, Stuart McMillan, has urged the Australian Government to take the lead in efforts to end the brutal persecution of Rohingya people...

A time to remember, grieve and build hope

Hundreds of people who gathered at the Sydney Opera House yesterday for the 20th annual Wesley LifeForce Memorial Service to remember loved ones who had died by suicide...

Understanding ordination through a UCA lense

I tried to connect with a South Australian conversation about call, ministry and ordination (God calling). Since then, I’ve been asked, in several different contexts...