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Towards Zero

TOWARDS ZEROConnecting Faith and ActionExplore how you and your faith community can shape a better future for our planet. The Assembly presents the video series Towards Zero produced by Assembly Theologian-in-residence Rev Dr Ji Zhang.In response to the climate crisis, the Uniting Church Assembly has committed to reducing its carbon emissions to net-zero by 2040 under our […]

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Let’s Yarn About Our Intercultural Church

This month the Assembly Resourcing Unit has led a series of online conversations about the intercultural life and ministry of the Uniting Church.In the final Let’s Yarn conversation, Rev Dr Paul Goh will share his research on Intercultural communities within the Synod of South Australia.Mapping Intercultural Neighbourhoods in SA: CALD and Intercultural Ministries Survey 2020-2021This […]

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Yarning Circle Gathering 2021In this video attendees at the recent gathering of the Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress (UAICC) hosted by the Queensland Moderator shared how First Peoples are contributing to the growth and development of the Uniting Church.Participants share about their life and ministry in the Uniting Church and how First Peoples are contributing […]

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UAICC responds to United Church of Canada statement on Residential Schools

UAICC responds to United Church of Canada statement on Residential SchoolsPhoto: Hundreds gather in Toronto to honour 215 Indigenous children found buried in British Columbia. (Kirthana Sasitharan/CBC)The Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress (UAICC) has responded to a statement released last week by the United Church of Canada, following the discovery of unmarked graves on […]

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Minutes of AppreciationThe 16th Assembly observed a Minute of Appreciation for people who have served faithfully in national roles with the Uniting Church in Australia. Rev Dr Amelia Koh Butler, the advocate for Seeking Common Ground Circle of Interest,  was thanked for her work in promoting and and encouraging conversation, sharing information and resources in the […]

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