Let’s get ecumenical

Is the uniting part over as far as churches go? In the November Crosslight feature, we look at ecumenism today.

Preying on trust

Rev Ann Key writes about how whole church and communities can be groomed to allow sexual, physical and psychological abuse to occur.

Letting Go

This month's Crosslight feature is on the diversity of Christian perspectives on dying with dignity.

Altared consciousness

Garth Jones reports on the 'Crossing' exhibition in this month's feature, a post-secular pilgrimage through the Tasmanian midlands.

Beyond Addiction

DEB BENNETT The Uniting Church in Victoria and Tasmania will consider its position on the establishment of Medically Supervised Injecting Centres (MSICs) when it gathers for the September Synod meeting at Box Hill.

Locked out

By DAVID SOUTHWELL Youth gangs running amok at public events in central Melbourne, riots and escapes at juvenile jails, terrifying home invasions, armed robberies and carjackings in the suburbs – these stories have playe

Perspectives on Easter

Lead us not into temptation Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word, that comes from the mouth of God.

Mods’ Quad

PENNY MULVEY It is not often that you encounter more than one Uniting Church moderator at a time, so meeting four plus one former moderator led me to consider a collective noun to describe such a group.

Future proof

More than a thousand people from throughout the Uniting Church community took part in the five days of worship, teaching, fellowship and fun at the National Christian Youth Convention’s Yurora 17 in January at Stanwell T