Grape expectations

Dennis Cousens

The Uniting Church faith community at Gala Kirk Cranbrook, on the beautiful East Coast of Tasmania, celebrated the end of the grape picking season with a harvest festival service at the civilised time of 2pm on Sunday 29 April.

Cranbrook is a small but charming town which harbours the old Gala Kirk church.

The ...

Making mentoring matter


Hannah* was a young girl in year six who needed encouragement. Every week of the school year she met for an hour with a Kids Hope Australia mentor, Sandra Savory from Crossroads Uniting Church.

Sandra listened, advised, and helped Hannah prepare for life at high school.

“I bumped into Hannah at the supermarket ...

Illustrated Bible

Review by Tyson and Evie Robinson

Book | Mystic Bible | Alexandra Sangster

Tyson (aged 13): Mystic Bible, by Alexandra Sangster, is a children’s book about the story of Jesus.

I got to experience this book firsthand and I am impressed. I was wowed at the beautiful drawings and found it really easy ...