Inspiration in India

By Denisse Sandoval Earlier this year I went to India for 10 days as part of my work with the Justice and International Mission unit.

Inter-school Social Justice Day

Uniting Church school students gathered at the synod office in Melbourne on Tuesday for an Inter-school Social Justice Day.

Starving for fashion

The synod Commission for Mission (CFM) is asking Uniting Church members to write letters to clothing giant Pacific Brands, requesting it ensure production workers in Cambodia are paid enough to live on.

Threat to the Great Barrier Reef

The synod Commission for Mission wants Australian banks to rule out funding Indian business tycoon Gutram Adani’s Carmichael coal mine and expansion of the Abbot Point coal terminal in Queensland.

Partner Church visit

Bishop Joel E Tendero from UCA partner church the United Church of Christ in the Philippines (UCCP) recently visited Melbourne as a guest of the synod.

Classroom justice

Students from Uniting Church schools Billanook College, Penleigh and Essendon Grammar and Kingswood College came together on 3 March to enjoy an interactive day on the theme of ‘sustainability’.

Bringing you justice

The Justice and International Mission (JIM) unit is visiting congregations throughout Victoria and Tasmania as part of its congregational-based community organising initiative.