Category: News

Governments face tough questions at affordable housing forums

The Uniting Church and our agency Uniting are in the frontline of a call for the Berejiklian government to shift the focus of housing development away from quantity and...

UCA joins calls for getting kids off Nauru

The Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia has joined civil society and faith organisations calling for children seeking asylum in Australia to be removed from...

Scott Morrison Prime Minister Designate

Scott Morrison has been designated as Australia’s next Prime Minister after a meeting of the Liberal party room, the ABC has reported. Mr Morrison, the former...

Sukumar-Whites To Begin New Ministry At Leichardt

Leichardt Uniting Church will soon have a new Minister of the Word. Two of them. The minister couple Rev. Adrian and Rev. Radhika Sukumar-White will share the role,...

Moderator’s Drought Appeal raises $49,000 in first weeks of launching

Greetings to you in the name of Christ I’m proud of how our church comes together in times of crisis, standing alongside each other in our drought stricken State.  It...

Love Makes A Way Joins ‘Kids Off Nauru’ Campaign

A new campaign to get asylum seeker children off Nauru has set a deadline of 20 November—Universal Children’s Day. The Kids Off Nauru campaign is supported by more...

Malcolm Turnbull Retains Prime Ministership, Peter Dutton Resigns

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has narrowly retained his leadership of the parliamentary Liberal Party, following a snap party room vote. Home Affairs Minister Peter...

“A crucial time” to advocate for the world’s poor

As the nation turns further inward, now is “a crucial time” for Christians to advocate for international aid, says Micah Australia’s Executive Director Tim...

Free E-Conference to Put Hope Into Climate Action

As a recent poll shows that two thirds of younger people feel negatively about the earth’s future, and with all of NSW now in drought, a Uniting Earth e-conference...

The end of religious discrimination exemption?

The union movement will push for the abolition of religious exemptions to workplace discrimination laws. Schools, hospitals, aged care facilities and other businesses...