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Conversations from the heart

Uniting Church President Stuart McMillan encourages the Church to ensure discussions about marriage are anchored in grace and respect. This statement was originally published in September 2016, and is being shared again in light of recent national discussions.

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On religion and domestic violence

On 18 July, the ABC released an article titled “‘Submit to your husbands’: Women told to endure domestic violence in the name of God”. Christian denominations, church leaders and news organisations have offered a variety of responses.

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Climate petition support from UCA members

Later this year, the Federal Government will review its climate policy. Many Christians have seen this as an opportunity to send a strong message about faith and stewardship, and to call on the government to take stronger action on climate change.

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Confused about conferences?

There are a number of national Uniting Church conferences being held in Adelaide over the coming months. This handy guide outlines the when, where, what and who of four conferences happening in July and August.

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Marking 40 years of the UCA

Rev Prof Andrew Dutney reflects on the 40th anniversary of the Uniting Church in Australia and the distinctive contribution it continues to make.

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With courage let us all combine

Uniting Church President Stuart McMillan says the federal government’s decision to award $70 million in compensation to asylum seekers kept in offshore detention has once again shown what a moral failure the policy has been.

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The long road to reconciliation

Uniting Church President Stuart McMillan shares his thoughts and reflections this Reconciliation Week (27 May to 3 June), urging all Uniting Church members to think about what they can do to bring about reconciliation.