Moderator’s Easter message 2021

Moderator Denise Liersch’s Easter message invites us to get personal. “Being known and called by name makes us into people considered by others as being of value and of worth. It includes us, holds us and enfolds us.

Women of the Word

The Uniting Church prides itself on how it embraces women in positions of leadership, including ministry. Three female ministers, from Victoria and Tasmania, share their stories of being 'women in ministry'.

Online Synod Meeting a winner

Organising the first ever online Synod Meeting presented plenty of challenges, but those responsible succeeded with fantastic teamwork.

Risen Christ guides us

Ahead of Easter Day, Moderator Denise Liersch invites us to experience the life of the risen Christ and celebrate the limitless possibilities of life in God.

App offers new way of worship

An app to be launched later this month provides an opportunity for people to share faith and explore new forms of church.

synod 2021 day three recap

The final day of Synod 2021 involved the election of Standing Committee members, a discussion on covenanting and reports from Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress committees and National Assembly.

synod 2021 day two recap

Day two of Synod 2021 featured the announcement of David Fotheringham as the next Moderator and a discussion on challenges facing the Synod, while a number of proposals and reports were supported and presented.

synod 2021 day one recap

Day one of Synod 2021 featured an address from Moderator Denise Liersch, Synod Business Committee proceedings and an introduction to Moderator-elect candidates David Fotheringham, Rachel Kronberger and Cameron McAdam.

Fostering a sense of care for children

There is a crisis in our community that has gone unreported and, as a result, is unnoticed. And it involves children - vulnerable children. The matter is widespread and urgent and help is needed. Now.

Focus is on assisting faith communities

As the Uniting Church's structures and responsibilities change over time, it's important to adapt and explore the opportunities presented, writes Synod Liaison Minister for Tasmania, Rohan Pryor.

For many, it’s a question of faith

What is faith? How would you define it? Are faith and belief one and the same thing? What would the world look like without faith? So many questions, but all the answers lie within.