Tag: Church and Community

  • Reception Service of the Tapu Niue Faith Community

    All eyes were on the Tapu Niue Faith Community on Sunday 6 February at a celebration service to welcome them as a recognised Faith Community of the Uniting Church’s Presbytery of Western Australia. Special guests in attendance from the Presbytery of Western Australia included Alison Xamon, Chairperson, Rev Dr David Ferguson, Secretary and Rev Bev […]

  • Yuko Tonai-Moore: Keeping the light on

    Yuko Tonai-Moore often brings fresh air to Uniting Church WA gatherings. She’s bright, kind and gentle, and passionate about her journey with God. Growing up in Japan, Yuko came to Perth, Australia, with her family as a teenager. She didn’t grow up Christian, but her childhood was influenced by Buddhism, Shintoism, and Christianity. “My grandfather […]

  • Missional work alive and strong in the city

    Christine Nicholas, member of Uniting Church in the City, shares two exciting projects the congregation has been passionately involved in, despite the challenges of 2020. The good news of Jesus Christ calls us to be a missional people – to be caught up in God’s mission in the world. Boab Network Uniting Church in the […]

  • COVID-19 – The importance of Community

    The COVID-19 pandemic felt at first like a spanner in the works. Major parts of normal life seemed to grind to a halt from COVID-19. At times it all felt quite surreal, something out of a dystopian movie. This ugly virus has caused catastrophic medical, economic and social reverberations around the world. The global scale […]

  • Disaster Recovery Chaplaincy Training

    The Council of Churches WA, in partnership with the Uniting Church WA, is in the process of training a group of ministry agents to assist in the recovery of communities following disasters and emergencies within the state. This will be done with the view to form a state-wide network of pastoral carers who can engage […]

  • Presbytery mission stories wanted

    Do you or your congregation or faith community have a story to tell about receiving a financial blessing which has enabled your congregation to reach out in new mission or do mission differently? The Strategy and Mission Planning Committee (SMPC) would love to hear from congregations and communities of faith who have been blessed, and/or […]

  • Safe Church Workshops in November 2018

    A Safe Church Awareness Workshop will be held at Maylands-Mt Lawley Uniting Church, 165 Railway Pde, Mt Lawley on Saturday 10 November from 9.30am to 3.00pm. All Ministers, pastors, church leaders, volunteers, members of congregations and those involved in community services are urged to attend. Cost is $20 per person. Morning tea and a light […]