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"Bold, brave - and sometimes outrageous"

In our final story of Innovation, Rev Vanessa Williams-Henke shares how she has inspired a heart for mission at Uniting Heart and Soul in Sydney's harbourside suburbs of Double Bay and Woollahra in a way that's making the locals stop and take notice.

Join Lets Yarn About Innovation with the Assembly Resourcing Unit this THURSDAY 15 APRIL @ 7.30pm AEST to talk about what innovation in the Church looks like for you and the new and exciting ways we can be Church. Everyone is welcome. 

Hearing the Heart of First Nations Peoples

A new study guide on the Statement from the Heart is now available as a resource for the whole church. 
Thanks to the Synod of VIC/TAS for sharing this resource - it offers an important way to grow in our understanding and to seek to walk together with integrity as First and Second Peoples. 

Countdown to the President's Conference 2021

There are only two weeks to go until Dr Deidre Palmer's second President's Conference, Called by God 2, taking place from the 29 April - 2 May in Adelaide. Here are five reasons you should join others at the conference, as it celebrates 'every member ministry' and Christian call and vocation.

Getting ready for ANZAC Day 2021

Uniting Church Defence Force Chaplains are preparing a short video for congregations to share on Anzac Day, which this year falls on a Sunday. The video will be published next week. In the meantime, you may like to use this worship resource produced for the centenary of the landings at Gallipoli in 2014.

A 15-point plan to transform aged care

This week UnitingCare Australia released its response to the Aged Care Royal Commission, as a member of the Australian Aged Care Collaboration. The report outlines a 15-point plan to overhaul the aged care system to ensure all older Australians get the care they deserve.

What will be our Act2?

Don't miss the chance to add your voice to the conversation on the future of the Uniting Church - fill out the Act2 survey by this FRIDAY 16 APRIL, or send us an email. Be inspired by these contributions from young people in the Uniting Church.

A discipleship of equals

This article from Crosslight magazine shares the story of three UCA women whose call to discipleship led them to ordination and celebrates the UCA as a church which embraces the equality of women and men and the mutuality of lay and ordained ministries. 

Join the 7 Days of Solidarity 18-25 April

This Sunday UnitingWorld will launch the Seven Days of Solidarity!  It’s a celebration of how Christ is at work in the world through our international partner churches.
Watch the video to get inspired.
It's not too late to sign up!

Calling all volunteers

Can you lend a hand in the bush? Check out the latest volunteer opportunities with Frontier Services' Outback Links program. Volunteers do amazing work providing practical support where it's needed most. 

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Chaplain to work with one of the Leading Aged Care providers in Victoria/Tasmania.
Minister/Pastor – Indooroopilly Uniting Church
With an active membership roll of approximately 300 and situated in Brisbane's western suburbs regional business centre for Indooroopilly, Indooroopilly Uniting Church seeks a new fulltime Minister/Pastor.
  • Communities facing devastation after Cyclone Seroja struck the Mid West region of WA.
  • Our Muslim friends beginning the month of Ramadan this week, we pray it is a time of blessings and drawing closer to God. 
  • For the Royal Family and all those mourning the death of Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh.  
  • For creative thinking in our Church to boldly meet the challenges of the future and for openness to the inspiration of the Spirit. 
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