Pilgrim’s big finish

Pilgrim Theological College held a busy End of Year service last week, which recognised nine exiting candidates for ministry and farewelled 22 students who had completed or were completing a variety of awards.

November Crosslight out now

All of the November Crosslight stories are available here. Crosslight can also be read as a digital newspaper.

Ray’s 60 years of spreading the gospel

At the end of Glenroy Uniting Church’s Sunday service on 14 October worship team leader Ray Averill announced that this would be “hanging up his preaching boots” after more than 60 years as a lay preacher.

Driven young leaders

There’s some financial assistance and a bus seat waiting for young UCA leaders in Victoria and Tasmania to make the trip to NYALC.

Giving it all in the Pacific

UCA President Dr Deidre Palmer didn’t shy away from the big issues of women’s equality, the devastating impact of changing climate and domestic violence during recent trips to Bali, Fiji and Vanuatu.

Hope floats

Artist Denise Keele-bedford’s installation A Gold Boat for a Gold Coin will be displayed at the Adrift Red Gallery exhibition.

Schooled in real Christian examples

BETH DONNELLY “Didn’t Jesus speak English?” “Are you a Christian or a Catholic?” “Ooh I know! We’re the one with the bird!” Working with 450 children and teenagers features daily moments of wisdom, insight, and facepalms

Finding Common Ground

Common Ground is an intergenerational faith community that gathers in Heidelberg Scots Church meeting room on 10am Sundays.