Drawing from Scripture

Children's author Andrew McDonough reflects on his career, a journey he embarked on nearly 30 years ago.

A matter of principal

Wesley College Principal Dr Helen Drennen reflects on her teaching career, as her time at the helm comes to an end.

Working as one to help refugees

Refugees, support workers and advocates met today at Synod offices to learn more about the daunting challenges facing displaced people but also to swap stories of hope, ideas and strategies.

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.

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.

Too close to home

Crosslight talks to Manningham Uniting Church member Wendy Austin, who has worked to combat family violence for more than 40 years.

Cross party politics

While many Australians might say they are losing faith in politics among our political leaders faith is not in short supply.

Western Port Op Shop’s new lease of life

The Western Port Uniting Church Op Shop, which has been operating successfully for about 12 years, was rededicated during a parish service at Crib Point in late September.

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.