UC e-News

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Culture

Honouring a story

Pilgrim Uniting Church members Pat Button and Marilyn Hyde are exploring the stories behind the names listed on the Stow Congregational and Pirie Street Methodist honour rolls.

Faith

Seeking prayer and healing

The Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress (UAICC) held their national conference at Poatina in Tasmania earlier this year. A large group from Adelaide Congress Ministry attended this event and asked to share a message.

News

Anzac Day services

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the 25 April 1915 Gallipoli landing. Special Anzac Day services and events will be held across Australia - including at Uniting Churches. Details about some of these services can be found here.

Culture

Silent violence

“The biggest risk factor for becoming a victim of sexual assault and/or domestic and family violence is being a woman.” – National Council to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children, Commonwealth of Australia

Culture

Five things to click this week

New and interesting articles, videos, photographs and other content are posted online every day. Here are five recent items that might be of interest to the Uniting Church SA community.

Leadership

After Cyclone Pam - now what?

An interview with UnitingWorld’s Rev Seforosa Carroll Right now, there’s another Super Cyclone howling toward tiny islands in the Pacific and the Philippines – Maysak. It’s the third this March.

Faith

Jesus Christ is Risen

Jesus Christ our Lord is alive! Jesus was raised from death! This is what the Bible says. This is what the Apostle’s Creed says. This is what we usually sing on Easter Sunday: “Hallelujah! The Lord God reigns…

Leadership

Lose the leader

Maybe you don’t need to. Possibly someone in your life cut through the superman-iac, ego-driven, self-serving model of leading and left a really positive imprint on your mind.

Family

Responding to God’s great acts of kindness

In its 36th year, KCO was just as vibrant, colorful and exciting as previous years. Around 1,100 primary school-aged children and leaders from Uniting Churches across the state gathered at the Barossa Valley Tourist Park in Nuriootpa.

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