Giving it all in the Pacific

UCA President Dr Deidre Palmer didn’t shy away from the big issues of women’s equality, the devastating impact of changing climate and domestic violence during recent trips to Bali, Fiji and Vanuatu.

After the tsunami

UnitingWorld church partners have responded quickly to the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Sulawesi in late September.

Promoting peace and tackling poverty

Families in Indonesia are well on the way ending poverty and promoting peace: breeding goats! The work of our Christian brothers and sisters in Indonesia has probably never been more important.

Getting creative for Lent

The season of Lent is just around the corner, with Ash Wednesday (14 February) marking the start of 40 days of abstinence and reflection.

Extending a helping hand out to the Pacific

In the tiny Pacific nation of Tuvalu, climate change is a matter of life and death. Rev Tafue Lusama is general secretary of the Congregational Christian Church of Tuvalu.

Theology of impact, not survival

UnitingWorld national director Rob Floyd with Bishop of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, South Lebanon His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan Elias Kfoury.

Making compassion real

ALEXANDER BAKER Straight off the red-eye flight from Manila to Nairobi, my colleague Alexandra and I were greeted by possibly the biggest smile in Africa, and not just because it stood seven-foot-high off the ground.