During worship on Reign of Christ Sunday, 20th November 2022, each person was given a pen and a triangle of purple paper. We were invited to respond to the readings from the prophet Jeremiah and Luke's gospel using prompt questions offered by Ian. Our prayers were used to create a crown. Read the prayers [...]
Got a Minute? (or 10?) Learn some FN’s stuff: #7 Another Day in the Colony by Chelsea Watego – A Book Review
I’m glad I read this book….but it wasn’t an easy read and it made me feel sad… very sad at times. The author is Chelsea Watego, a Munanjahli and South Sea Islander woman born and raised on Yuggera country. First trained as an Aboriginal health worker, she is an Indigenist health humanities scholar, [...]
Indigenous community leader, lawyer, academic and land rights activist Noel Pearson reflects on this question.
On Friday 28 October, we held the 4th of a series of climate action prayer vigils. Organised by “Brunswick churches together for climate action”, we had also gathered for public prayer and witness on 6 October (outside BUC), 13 October (joining an ARRCC interfaith service at St Paul’s cathedral), and 21 October (outside BUC). [...]
A Voice to (Federal) Parliament Risk of mis-information and what can be done about it. This is helpful.
Up skill your Wurundjeri knowledge. #4 in the series: What are the six layers of Wurundjeri Country? Mandy Nicholson can help
Hope, Peace, Joy, Love The Season of Advent begins on Sunday 27th November. During worship we will be exploring the traditional themes of Hope, Peace, Joy and Love as we reflect on the writings of the prophet Isaiah and from Matthew’s Gospel. Read the lectionary here. To help shape our worship the worship committee invites [...]
Up skill your Wurundjeri knowledge. #3 in the series: How do I learn more about First Nations languages of this Country. Mandy Nicholson can help
Up skill your Wurundjeri knowledge. Number 2 in the series: How can language strengthen individuals and Community? Mandy Nicholson can help
On Sunday 9th October 2022 Ian offered this affirmation in response to further negative statements about LGBTQIA+ folk by some churches reported in the media (NOTE: it was also blessing of the Animals Sunday hence the canine interruptions).