South Sudanese unite in joy and praise

More than 30 South Sudanese Uniting Church members from Brisbane, Adelaide and Melbourne were united in faith and a joyful love of God at their national gathering in Melbourne over the weekend (22-24 September).

Prayers for Mexico

Moderator Sharon Hollis has asked Uniting Church members to pray for people affected by the devastating earthquake in Mexico. A 7.

Moderator urges minister to allow Sheryil to stay

Moderator Sharon Hollis has written to Immigration Minister Peter Dutton to ask that he reconsider deporting Sheryil Allen, a 50-year-old woman with autism, and her 80-year-old mother Florence Allen to India, which woul

Urgent call to halt persecution of Rohingyas

Uniting Church in Australia President Stuart McMillan has urged the Australian Government to take a lead in efforts to end the brutal violence against the Rohingya people in Myanmar.

Church in same-gender marriage spotlight

FRIDAY FORUM The deliberations of the Victorian and Tasmanian Uniting Church might not normally attract an ABC TV crew, but they were there at Synod 2017 on Sunday.

Synod 2017: Old endings and new beginnings

Almost 300 Synod members packed Box Hill Town Hall throughout the past five days to discern and discuss the future of the Uniting Church in Victoria and Tasmania.

Crosslight at Synod

The 2017 Vic/Tas Synod meeting began last Friday with a moving service at St Michael’s UC in Melbourne.

Direct action and the power of prayer

Rev Alex Sangster recently participated in two non-violent direct actions to protest against the government's refugees and climate change policies.

Rohingya protesters call for end of “genocide”

Members and supporters of the Rohingya community staged a passionate demonstration in central Melbourne on Thursday morning to highlight the “genocide” being committed against their people in Myanmar and cal