Category: News

Stand With Aussie Farmers this September

Every September, people from all over Australia gather around the grill and host a Great Outback BBQ event to show support for Aussie Farmers doing it tough. It’s...

From bombs to a Sydney barista: when coffee gives you a real taste of life

A Sydney café is generating more than just a caffeine buzz, with a new initiative creating education and career pathways one coffee at a time. Launched in partnership...

Vale, Freda Whitlam

Freda Whitlam passed away on Wednesday 30 May, at the age of 97. Freda was the ninth Moderator of the Uniting Church in Australia’s Synod of NSW and the ACT and an...

Sydney Prayer Breakfast 2018: Reclaiming Freedom

A record 1400 people from across the business and not-for-profit sectors gathered at the yearly Sydney Prayer Breakfast on 30 May. The event — held at the...

New model needed to solve Australia’s housing crisis

Government policies are the main factor for Australia’s housing affordability crisis, a forum held at Penrith Uniting Church has heard. Held on Saturday, 26 May, the...

2018 AWEI awards Uniting for commitment to LGTBIQ inclusion

Uniting has won three awards in the 2018 Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI), recognising the faith-based organisation for its commitment to inclusivity and support...

Don’t Keep History A Mystery

The theme for this year’s National Reconciliation Week (27 May- 3 June) is “Don’t Keep History A Mystery: Learn. Share. Grow.” This year, National Reconciliation...

Adamstown Uniting Church wins sustainability award

Adamstown Uniting Church was presented with its third prestigious Five Leaf Eco-Award on Sunday at the conclusion of the four-day sustainability festival, Inspiracy. The...

Michael Curry’s Memorable Standing Rock Speech

Before delivering the sermon that is being praised for its powerful message and upturning the royal wedding, Episcopalian presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry delivered a...

Ecumenical Accompanier to Visit Merimbula Uniting Church

Aletia Dundas will visit Merimbula Uniting Church to share her experience of the conflict in Israel and Palestine later this week. Aletia is a Quaker and lives in...