Taking Action

Contemplative Garden

Contemplative Garden, Sculpture and Mural We want to open up the space in front of our Youth Hall for the community to use as a space to rest or meditate.  Our project features a beautifully planned garden with sculpture, seating and a community mural.  Vote for our project - it is quick and simple. Voting is [...]

By |2018-08-15T10:33:13+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories, Taking Action|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

Crisis on Manus

What is happening? (Please note this contains distressing content and reference to physical and psychological violence) As you probably know, the situation for the refugees and asylum seekers on Manus Island has become increasingly critical over the last few weeks. For three weeks hundreds of men remained in the closed detention compound without sufficient [...]

By |2018-01-24T10:54:12+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories, Taking Action|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments