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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

Olive Press for 8/10

Prayer Points Ministry Team Culture of Safety program Moderator Stewart Lodge & residents Worship Committee Finance Committee YUCY & YUCY-OG Compassion Ministry D&E programs – Griefs Observed Synod of VicTas Creatures of the sea Presbytery Prayer Points Strathmore Rev Juliette Tautala’aso Sunbury Rev Stan Clarke BUC News Everyone is welcome to the next [...]

By | 2017-10-05T10:54:29+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Olive Press for 20th August

Prayer Points Ministry Team Ecumenical Neighbours Assembly President ASWC CY&YA Committee Property Committee Mulling Hospitality Ministry Sanctuary Movement Indigenous Hospitality House UCA Assembly Creatures of the air Presbytery Prayers Newtown Noble St. & St. David's Rev. Tevita Holonai Rev. Dr. Keith Yelverton BUC News Caitlin Mullen has been appointed to the CY&YA [...]

By | 2017-08-20T03:49:42+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Uniting in Song

Uniting in Song (on Sunday 25th June) was a wonderful way to celebrate the UCA 40th Anniversary, bringing together the Brunswick and Wesley congregations with our quite different liturgical and musical expressions into one seamless event.   We enjoyed singing a wonderfully diverse selection of 25 songs to the glory of God and very [...]