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Asking What we Didn’t Know to Ask

This week’s post is written by  Rev. Holly MIllerShank, Team Leader of the Ministerial Excellence, Support & Authorization Ministry Team (MESA) Team in Cleveland. 

Standing among the big wooden pews with starchy red fabric as a child, I memorized the words “I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy catholic Church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and the life everlasting.” 528 more words

Can there be 'space for grace' in challenging conversations?

The Assembly Standing Committee for the Uniting Church in Australia has submitted a report (which will be taken to the next Assembly in July), recommending that the Uniting Church “offer the rites of marriage to opposite-gender and same-gender couples, while allowing Ministers and Uniting Church authorised celebrants freedom of conscience to perform marriages or not.” This is obviously closely linked with recent changes to marriage legislation in Australia to include same-sex couples, and is the first taste of similar conversations that will be happening across many Christian denominations over the next few years… 923 more words

Theology/Bible

Ready, Set Go...2018!

Do you have a child who will be enrolling in Kindy in 2019? Ready, Set Go…to Kindy could be the perfect way to ease them into their new routine. 182 more words

March 2018 Newsletter

If you missed the March edition of the Leeuwin Link in your email inbox, or have visited our website and want to know more about the activities of our church community you can read the March Newsletter by CLICKING HERE

WDP Augusta Suriname

World Day of Prayer 2018

The Uniting Churches in both Margaret River and Augusta hosted the World Day of Prayer service this year for the wider ecumenical community.  The theme country was Suriname.  1,018 more words

songwrite2018 - a great two days in creative community


songwrite2018 co-coordinator David Busch writes …


Worship is universal, but song-writing isn’t – each gathered community needs songs that derive from, and speak to, its context. 633 more words

Worship

nuts'n'bolts for songwrite2018 attendees

Greetings, as 2017 draws to a close.  With under four weeks to ago until songwrite2018 kicks off at Indooroopilly Uniting Church, Brisbane, Australia, here’s an info sheet with basic details/reminders regarding: 38 more words

Worship