Support for ministers

Caravaggio’s The Incredulity of St Thomas The recent suicide of Matthew Warren, son of well-known American pastor Rick Warren (author of A Purpose Driven Life), has led many in the USA to question the role church plays i

Access for all

Di Gow and Liam It was an unseasonably warm autumn morning when I visited Tecoma Uniting Church at the foothills of the Dandenong ranges east of Melbourne.

Edith Mary Kay 08/03/1920 to 03/02/2013

Edith was a devoted member of both the Presbyterian and Uniting Church in the Yarram Parish. Before her marriage to Angus Kay, Edith was a member of the Anglican Church in the Yarram area.

Balancing act

                                The ‘struggle to juggle’ paid work and the rest of life is not new, but it is confronting many Australians

Lion’s tale

The Lion’s World – a journey into the heart of Narnia By former-Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams RRP: $20.95.

Mission memories

Jack Arnold and Cape Pearson staff A seeker in Papua – the journal of a young missionary, by Rev John Kissack Arnold Compiled and Edited by Iris Pederick (Arnold)  and Philip Pope Price $50.00 (postage paid).

Making a difference on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day can be difficult for some. By Imogen Baratta Choosing a Mother’s Day gift can be difficult: flowers, perfume, or yet another pair of fluffy slippers, it’s all been done before.

A lesson for us all

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle with Year 9 Billanook student Sam Lawson. For many young teens, their first trip unsupervised on public transport is something of a right-of-passage.