Climate Action News 31/7

Add your name to Friends of the Earth petition After years of denial and delay, it's wonderful to have a federal government which understands the need to act decisively on climate change. The federal ALP has increased the embarrassing emissions reduction target of 26-28% by 2030 that the Coalition had set. They have committed to [...]

By |2022-07-28T17:30:30+10:00July 21st, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, JAM|0 Comments

Support for Tonga

In response to the devastation wrought by the volcanic eruption and tsunami there are several opportunities to provide financial support to organizations in Tonga supporting people with their immediate needs – access to safe and clean drinking water, rebuilding homes, reconnecting families.  These include: Uniting World:  Tonga Tsunami Emergency Act for Peace:  Tonga Emergency Red Cross:  Tonga Red [...]

By |2022-02-10T19:35:59+11:00February 10th, 2022|Categories: JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments

Worship, Day of Mourning 2022

On 30th January, Day of Mourning, our worship gave expression to our commitment to truth-telling, justice, healing on the Sunday after January 26th, Invasion Day, a Day of Mourning. Some of the resources in this service were taken from Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress (UAICC) and the Common Grace movement. We focussed on the [...]

By |2022-02-10T19:37:16+11:00January 30th, 2022|Categories: JAM, Ministry Stories, Taking Action|Tags: , |0 Comments

Olive Way Operations Coordinator

Position available: Olive Way Operations Coordinator The Brunswick Uniting Church is seeking an Operations Coordinator for its Olive Way program. The Olive Way is a ministry of Brunswick Uniting Church and provides hospitality, a safe place where people can meet and chat, and a number of enrichment activities. It operates on Tuesday, Wednesday and [...]

By |2021-10-10T13:10:20+11:00September 30th, 2021|Categories: BUC Stories, JAM, Olive Way Happenings, Our Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

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
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