Emergence

Emergence Creative Arts Exhibition at Brunswick Uniting Church - Emergence Watch the video As we reflect on a year passed, we look back at a year gone, but more pressingly: a present where we find ourselves anew, refreshed but wearied, learned but naïve, undisputedly different. We have added phrases like “new normal” and “self-isolating” [...]

By |2021-07-19T19:59:28+10:00July 8th, 2021|Categories: BUC Stories, Creating ..., JAM, Our Stories|0 Comments

Zero Carbon Emissions

Moreland Council to review zero emission targets Moreland City Council, at its recent meeting on 9 June 2021, in updating its response to the climate emergency, unanimously passed the following motion: “That Council, given that the impacts of climate change are escalating, reviews its Moreland Zero Carbon – 2040 Framework with a view to [...]

By |2021-06-13T18:53:42+10:00June 13th, 2021|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM|Tags: |0 Comments

ARRCC and Sacred People, Sacred Earth

On March 11, Brunswick UC will join faith communities around the world for the biggest-ever multi-faith Day of Action on the climate crisis called Sacred People, Sacred Earth. This will be the start of a multi faith Year of Action around the world leading up to the next round of crucial international climate negotiations [...]

By |2021-01-31T17:03:09+11:00January 31st, 2021|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments

Olive Arts Collective returns

We are so excited.  The Olive Arts Collective is returning to the Youth Hall on Wednesday 3rd February, 10am-noon.  We are looking forward to welcoming artists back into the physical space to share stories and make art together. Ann Soo has stepped back from the role of Olive Arts Coordinator after 5 years.  We [...]

By |2021-02-26T08:30:34+11:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: BUC Stories, Creating ..., JAM, Our Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Make a Climate Action Commitment

During the Season of Creation the Climate Action Group invited us to make a Climate Action Commitment.  Here are some of the commitments that have already been made. We were offered an insight into some of the commitments which had already been made - watch this video. Claire Foley offered these two videos, a [...]

By |2020-10-18T14:54:38+11:00October 18th, 2020|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM, Taking Action|Tags: , |0 Comments

Season of Creation 4

On 4th October we were invited to make a commitment in response to the Climate Crisis.  This week (11th October) members of the Climate Action Group and the congregation shared their commitments.   A longer version of this presentation is available here. You can make a commitment - See the Commitment information and pledge [...]

By |2020-10-14T07:48:38+11:00October 11th, 2020|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments

Season of Creation 3

Make a commitment  Gwen Arnold speaks about taking action - When it comes to acting on climate change we sometimes feel powerless.  We may ask “what can we offer?"  Well we can each make an offering of ourselves and look at our personal carbon footprint – and together all our small actions can  make a [...]

By |2020-10-10T19:47:30+11:00October 4th, 2020|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments

Season of Creation 2

#BuildBackBetter Linda Wannan spoke about the BUC Assembly document Build Back Better - A Just Recovery Post Covid-19 which offers a vision of “a nation where each person and all creation can flourish and enjoy abundant life. We believe the whole world is God’s good creation. Each person is made in God’s image and is deeply loved by God.  [...]

By |2020-10-10T19:42:57+11:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments

Season of Creation 1

Climate Crisis Action Plan Kate Scull, member of the creation shared details of the four commitments in our plan and actions currently being taken. Four commitments To develop our theological understanding and discipleship To go beyond zero emissions and become carbon positive To engage widely in both the church and the community on the [...]

By |2020-10-10T19:43:08+11:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments
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