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In this edition, we explore the experience of baptism, talk to members of the Uniting Church's South Sudanese community and look at how congregations celebrated Easter.

Water of life

In this feature, we share stories of baptism from around the church and look at the theological foundations of this important sacrament.

What Did Jesus Look Like?

Nick Mattiske reviews 'What did Jesus look like?', a new book from Christian historian and scholar Joan Taylor.

Joan takes the cake

As a volunteer at Uniting Church Victorian Archives, it shouldn’t have been a surprise to Joan Waters that the records would uncover something she’d intended to keep quiet.

Quiet please, funds being raised

If you bumped into Uniting AgeWell Kings Meadows and Newnham chaplain Ian Wheeler and administration officer Jane Legard last month, you can be forgiven for thinking they weren’t their usual chatty selves.

The hidden tragedy of work

International Workers’ Memorial Day is observed today in Australia and more than 100 countries around the world, following Canada’s first remembrance of persons killed from work-related causes in 1991.

Synod calls on brands to sign up for worker safety

The Synod of Victoria and Tasmania and other non-profit organisations have called on Australian fashion brands to sign a critical safety accord on the eve of the fifth anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory collapse.