Ministry Stories

Celebration of Ministry

During worship on Sunday 25th November we celebrated nearly six years of ministry with Ian – a culmination of the recent Presbytery review process.   Ian was inducted as our minister on 10th February 2013.  During worship we heard stories, gave thanks and reaffirmed the commitments we made together.  We celebrated being called and sent [...]

By |2018-12-04T09:31:03+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Moving to Melbourne for tertiary study?

Are you Interested in being part of a Christian student house in Brunswick? Our program provides affordable housing close to university and public transport in Melbourne’s inner-north. Students explore their faith with fellow young Christians and actively participate in the life of Brunswick Uniting Church. If you are interested in joining our vibrant community, [...]

By |2018-11-04T19:49:15+00:00November 4th, 2018|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Same-gender marriage: BUC welcomes Assembly decision

BUC's Church Council welcomes the decision of the national Assembly to allow ministers to conduct same-gender marriages. In a Pastoral Letter to all Uniting Churches, UCA President Dr Dierdre Palmer explains: To honour the diversity of Christian belief among our members, we will hold two equal and distinct statements of belief on marriage. This decision [...]

By |2018-07-17T06:18:41+00:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: LGBTQ+, Ministry Stories, Policies, Taking Action|0 Comments

Our Ministry Team

Ministry Team commissioning During worship on 3rd June our Ministry Team reformed with two new members - Janet Hogan, as our Interim Student Support worker with responsibility for the YUCY (youth group) program and Valentina Satvedi Leydon, as our Student House Support Worker with responsibility for the 10 young adults who live in our [...]

By |2018-06-25T10:34:26+00:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Positions Available

Brunswick Uniting is an outward looking Christian community in the heart of Melbourne’s inner north. We strive to be an inclusive community, ever growing in faith, and working for justice, peace and reconciliation. We are looking to fill three roles in our ministry team: Children and Families Worker, Youth Worker and Student Support Worker. [...]

By |2018-02-23T04:17:27+00:00November 17th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Ministry Stories, Olive Press|0 Comments

An Interfaith Reflection

On July 7, a diverse group of 32 young people converged at Seoul’s Chondogyo Cathedral to open the 2017 URI Korea Youth Camp. I was asked to speak in front of the group to introduce myself as the representative from Australia, and to express my hopes for the next five days. Awkward and unsure [...]

By |2017-09-19T04:41:18+00:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Ministry Stories, Wonderings|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments