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Putting Children First 
The Uniting Church’s National Safe Church Unit has released a new poster to coincide with National Child Protection Week 2020.

A Climate of Sharing

As the Season of Creation begins, Leichhardt Uniting Church has offered a beautiful worship song, Garden, to all those marking the occasion. For more Season of Creation suggestions join the Assembly's Transforming Worship Facebook group

Keep praying for Lebanon

One month after the deadly blast that shattered Beirut, prayers and support are still sorely needed, writes Rev Dr Krikor Youmshajekian. 

Cooee for volunteers 

With many state borders still closed, Frontier Services is looking for more volunteers to lend a helping hand to people struggling across remote Australia.

Our new website

The Assembly's new website - uniting.church - includes a new section Shaped by Jesus which explains the Uniting Church's approach to Jesus' transforming ministry. 
Resources from the old website can now be found at http://resources.uca.org.au
If you can't find something you're looking for please let us know.  

UCA Submission to Disability RC

The UCA through UnitingCare Australia has made a number of recommendations to the Disability Royal Commission Issues Paper on Rights and Attitudes. They range from a commitment to co-design educational programs on the rights of people with disability to removing barriers to participation. Read the submission

Church and COVID-19 Webinar 3

COVID-19 has made us think more about the different forms the Church will take in the future. Our latest webinar hosted by the Being a Multicultural Church Circle explored the idea of "hybrid eccelsiology" - being a Church that is fluid, adapatable and flowing out into the community around us.

Regulations Review survey closing soon

Assembly General Secretary Colleen Geyer is asking church members responding to a survey on UCA Church Regulations to give their input by 13 September. 

NYALC Online

Dr Deidre Palmer has invited young adult leaders across the Uniting Church to join her online to connect and reflect on being Church now and into the future.

More Coffee

The Assembly Resourcing Unit's Monday 6pm "BYO Coffee" Zoom sessions will continue for the next few months. If there's anything you'd like to share, Zoom in.  

Call for Board Nominations

The UnitingCare Australia Board is seeking nominations for three positions to complement its existing skills.

CEO, ARDS

A long-established Uniting Church-based Aboriginal organisation in the NT is looking for a new CEO.

JOIN US
IN PRAYER FOR:
  • All those who put children's safety first in our churches, faith communities, schools and agencies. 
  • All those who are hurting as Australia enters its first recession in three decades. May we draw on the boundless reserve of God's love to comfort and strenghten us through the hardships ahead, and to ensure support for the vulnerable around us.
  • The people of Lebanon who continue to need care, love and compassion.
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