Breaking the fast and building understanding

On Thursday St Thomas’ Uniting Church in Craigieburn will host an Iftar dinner, the traditional Islamic breaking of the fast meal held at sundown during the period of Ramadan.
Twelve people will attend from St Thomas and 12 from the local Turkish Muslim community.
Diners will sit at six tables with an equal representation of Christians and Muslims.

Visit of Dr R. S. Sugirtharajah and Dr Sharada Sugirtharajah

The Commission for Mission’s Cross-cultural Mission & Ministry Unit is hosting a series of upcoming events featuring international theologians.

Visiting Professor R. S. Sugitharajah will be exploring the idea of ‘Decolonizing the Bible’ and broader Christian theology. Dr Sugirtharajah will look at Postcolonialism and why it is important for the Church to pay attention to it.

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Disagreement between faiths


An upcoming event at the Centre for Theology and Ministry will be looking at relationships between different faith communities.

Professor Mike Higton will examine how faith groups need to find ways of disagreeing well with each other – ways of exploring and understanding their differences, and discovering how those differences can become fruitful for them.

Professor Higton ...

Bust the Budget: Disability Support & Rights march – 11 July 2014

In response to recent budget cuts affecting people with disabilities a Bust the Budget march supporting people with disabilities has been organised for 11 July in Melbourne.

People with disabilities, their carers, families and supporters are being urged to attend and support the march.

Uniting Church Moderator Dan Wootton recently wrote to Prime Minister Tony Abbott to voice concerns ...

April coming events

Hobbies, crafts and collections day

Saturday 12 April
10.00 am
Inverloch Uniting Church.
Display of collected items and sale of craft works.
Cost: $7, including tea/coffee and cake. Information,
Liz Catt, Ph: 5674 1969 or

Afternoon music session

Sunday 13 April
2.00 pm
Boronia Road Uniting Church.
The program ...

February coming events

Centenary celebration

Sunday 2 February
2.30 pm
Derrinallum Uniting Church
A thanksgiving service followed by afternoon tea marks this momentous occasion. RSVP for catering and information, Ph: 5567 6734 or 5596 2060

The Hub opens

Tuesday 4 February
10.00 am
Glen Waverley Uniting Church, corner Bogong Avenue and Kingsway
This is a space for ...

Coming events

Act for Peace photograph exhibition

Sunday 1 December,
2.00 pm
Williamstown Uniting Church, Electra Street
Come and see what your Christmas Bowl donation accomplishes. Please note, the exhibition times change to between 6.00 and 9.00 pm from Monday 2 to 9 December

Annual Advent beach huts exhibition

Every Sunday in December
Queenscliff Uniting Church, corner of ...

Coming events 235 August

The Hub is open again
Tuesday and Thursdays

10.00 am – 2.00 pm

Glen Waverley Uniting Church, corner Bogong Avenue and Kingsway

This is a relaxed space offering light refreshments and a conversation space during school terms. The Hub hosts a special muffin morning tea on Thursday 29 August until midday.

Information, Judith, Ph: 9803 8373

Worship Angelica

First ...

Meeting artists faith-to-faith

While some believe we are now in a post-faith era, religion continues to have a huge effect on many aspects of life – particularly in an increasingly multicultural society where globalisation has seen the world’s cultures, languages and belief systems thrown together.

This month, Brimbank City Council in conjunction with The Brimbank Maribyrnong Interfaith Network Committee (BMIN) is showcasing a ...

March coming events

Warrandyte Uniting 50th Celebration
28 April, 10.15 am. Warrandyte Uniting Church, Melway 35C1.

The Warrandyte church is celebrating 50 years of the present building. The previous building burnt down in the 1962 bushfire. Followed by a light lunch. RSVP: John Hanson, P: 98443906, E:

Immanuel Singers Concert

17 March, 2.30pm. Surrey Hills Uniting Church cnr. Canterbury Road ...