‘Look Up, and See’

Rev Dr Lorraine Parkinson comments on the ‘Statement to the Nation’ from the First Assembly of the Uniting Church.

Statement to the Nation

Statement to the Nation from the Inaugural Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia in 1977

The day three became one

Forty years ago today the Uniting Church in Australia was born. Former Associate General Secretary Peter Blackwood’s parents, Rev Ron and Jean, attended the first Assembly gathering and evening service.

There are rules…

By Karel Reus  Hey Poet, there are rules, you know! Our world is built on logic, chains of causes and effects, invariant laws, structures, deductions and conclusions.

A national approach to combating elder abuse

UnitingCare Australia has voiced its support for a national approach to combating elder abuse following the release of the Australian Law Reform Commission’s (ALRC) elder-abuse report.

Married to the mob

A poem dedicated to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and their kin by Russell Hawkins

Food, faith and friendship

As I write, I am busy preparing for celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the Uniting Church (which will be over by the time you read this).

Not One for All

Review by David Southwell Book | God is Not One: The Eight Rival Religions That Run the World, And Why Their Differences Matter | Stephen Prothero This 2011 book, written by Boston University religious studies Professor