Church continues to debate who can say ‘I do’

At a same-sex marriage debate held at a Uniting Church last month, one thing all three speakers seemed to agree on was the fact that marriage is an institution that has undergone significant change.


The May 2013 Synod was very poorly informed about the facts which led up to the abrupt demise of the college on 17 October 2012.

Mixed emotions to future direction

By Penny Mulvey Many conversations about mission and property have been held throughout the synod during the past three months. Church councils have reflected on how their buildings are used within their communities.

Shopping for solar

Kildonan UnitingCare is in the running to receive up to $2 million from corporate entity eftpos…and it needs your vote.

Stop the donkeys

I John 3:18 – “…Let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action.” The image above is not intended as an insult to Christians, or as a snide joke.

Coach signs off in style

Penleigh and Essendon Grammar First XVIII football coach Ken Fletcher (pictured) has celebrated his retirement from the role by returning the Associated Grammar Schools’ championship shield to the school.

Rewarding effort

Laura Egan (left) and a friend from a remote community                                   For the past nine years, the Anti-Poverty Awar

On any Sunday…

                                  …The synod’s retiring real estate consultant, David Langridge, might burn up the miles on his bike.