discipleship

The Basis of Union

The Basis of Union - What is it?  Why should we care? On Thursday 16th November (for the final instalment of the third Spiritual Survival Guide, offered by our Discipleship & Education Committee) Geoff Thompson reminded us of the importance of the Basis of Union as the foundation document of the Uniting Church. We read [...]

By | 2017-11-26T08:52:47+00:00 November 26th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Basis of Union

What is it?  Should we care? The Basis is the document to which the Presbyterian, Congregational and Methodist churches agreed to in order to form the Uniting Church. Should we care? Yes, because far from merely being a document of the theological fashions of the 1960s, it was even then cutting across conventional theological [...]

By | 2017-09-01T02:14:55+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Griefs Observed 2

Grief and loss – The Hidden experience As follow up to Meg’s session on Thursday October 12th, this session will be an experiential workshop style. Who/Whatever you feel you have lost - a person, a role, someone who can’t be named ,a pet,  life experiences, able ‘bodiedness’,not having a child, intimacy, faith…the list goes [...]

By | 2017-08-31T10:57:58+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Griefs Observed 1

Revisiting grief:  what to say, what to do... Theories, helpful ideas, myths and even some cliche bingo! Come to be affirmed in what you already know, grow in confidence, tune in to what challenges you, relate to your own experiences, think about how to effectively support others..  share your wisdom with other good people... [...]

By | 2017-08-31T10:43:33+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments