Hope and Joy

Baptist Sunday morning worship service in Goma. We are living in a period of significant turmoil. It would be easy to feel overwhelmed by the current political climate.

Robyn on the fly

Crosslight talks to Rev Dr Robyn Whitaker, who will commence as Coordinator of New Testament Studies at Pilgrim this month.

Forming disciples – theologically

The theological world recently mourned the death of Professor James Cone, a prominent African American theologian who taught for many years at Union Theological Seminary in New York.

Is the Old Testament dying?

Weird, strange, foreign, old, irrelevant, outdated, useless, violent, are among the words people have used to respond to the question “what is the Old Testament?”

The things that matter

The work of education in the church is about identifying the important things, and to go deeper into our knowledge and understanding of them, writes Sean Winter.

God’s grace in all contexts

This month, Crosslight welcomes Matt Julius, a student at Pilgrim Theological College, a barista at a Uniting Church-run café, and a novice preacher.

Degrees of inspiration

Graduating Pilgrim Theological College students welcomed the strong theme of female ministry and leadership that emerged as they collected their qualifications during a University of Divinity award service held at St Mi

Church at its best

I wonder how many of us Uniting Church people spend our nights pouring over the Basis of Union rather than watching Netflix. Not many I imagine.

Pilgrim bids farewell to class of 2017

Pilgrim Theological College rounded off the academic year last week with a valedictory service to farewell those who had completed or were completing an award, as well as one candidate who was exiting for ordination as a