Lessons in Assembly

Moderator and President-elect Rev Sharon Hollis reflects on the recent 15th Assembly meeting in Melbourne.

Rite connections

Uniting Church member Cath James believes marking life’s transitions for children and young people can be a vital part of keeping them involved in faith communities.

Love biblically

Marcella and Tjokro. Photo by Joshua Chan. TIM LAM Marcella Purnama remembers a piece of advice she received at her sister’s wedding eight years ago. “My uncle said, ‘don’t get married too early.

A fresh approach to theatre

TIM LAM For the past 15 years, a theatre company in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs has helped young people navigate the challenges of adolescence.

Celebrating young people making a difference

Andrew Mellody Applications for the 2016 Connections UnitingCare Anti-Poverty Awards are now open. Any school or young person aged 16-30 working on a project to overcome poverty is encouraged to apply.