Category: News

prayers for Devonport

Prayers for DevonportIn the wake of the Hillcrest Primary School school tragedy in Devonport, Synod of Victoria and Tasmania Moderator Rev Denise Liersch offered the thoughts and prayers of Uniting Church members for the city’s children, families, friends and community. “The Church is deeply immersed in the life of the community,” said Rev Liersch. “We […]

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DwellingPod

Dwell in rich and deep conversation as Rev Sharon Hollis, President of the Uniting Church in Australia, explores life and faith with the interesting and inspiring people she meets on her travels in her official Podcast – Dwelling. Series 1 will explore the Act2 project, the biggest conversation taking place in the Uniting Church to […]

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Fanny Cochrane-Smith

Telling the story of “Fanny’s Church”Written by Ayla Williams, Community & Cultural Resource Officer, Leprena UAICC TasmaniaIt is with great honour and total adoration that we announce a new segment on “The Orb” around Fanny Cochrane-Smith, our ancestral matriarch, our familial warrior woman, cultural compass.It is hard to put in to words the strength, story and […]

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Preventing gender-based violence is everyone’s business

Preventing gender-based violence is everyone’s businessIn the final days of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, we are encouraging UCA congregations and communities to begin a conversation about how local practices, worship and ways of being community reflect our Christian belief in the equality of all people.The Uniting Church has been long committed […]

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UCA extends condolences on the passing of Rev Dr Salim Sahyouni

UCA extends condolences on passing of Rev Dr Salim SahyouniThe Uniting Church is deeply saddened to hear of the recent passing of Rev Dr Salim Sahyouni. Rev Dr Sahyouni was the President of the National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon. Prior to this role he served as President of the Supreme Council of the […]

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