Big Walk for Refugees

Hi all! You may have heard of the 'Big Walk 4 Refugees' that started this week. If not, I encourage you to read more about it: Essentially, people around Australia are contributing to a virtual walk around the country to "show support for 10,000 people seeking asylum who are still waiting to call Australia [...]

By |2024-02-21T16:46:57+11:00February 21st, 2024|Categories: BUC Stories, JAM, Our Stories, Taking Action|Tags: |0 Comments

Praying for freedom and healing

On Thursday 7th April, the Park Hotel-Prison (in which dozens of people had been detained in torturous limbo for over a year) finally stood empty, and almost all of those who found themselves locked up in Australia after being ‘medevac-ed’ here from PNG and Nauru for supposed medical treatment were able to walk free [...]

Bev Garside – Tactile Artist

Join us for a conversation with tactile artist Bev Garside.  Bev will present a range of artworks sharing their stories and journeys through a powerpoint presentation on Zoom.  Join us on Zoom from 7:15 for a chat before the presentation.  There will be time for questions and conversation along the way. Bev's art works are [...]

By |2021-09-02T20:31:35+10:00July 13th, 2021|Categories: , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

An evening with Peter Khalil

An evening with Peter Khalil MP for faith communities in Wills Thursday 15th July, 7:00-8:45pm   exploring 3 Issues Welcome and Acknowledgment of Country Climate Crisis First Nations - Walking Together Asylum Seekers General Questions This is a booked event with a seating capacity of 120. Please book here: Bring your ticket with you [...]

Refugee Week 2019

During Refugee Week, 16th-23rd June, Brunswick Uniting Church was privileged to host the works of Naser, an artist in detention, supported by Melbourne Artists for Asylum Seekers, Migrant Mothers from the Asylum Seeker Welcome Centre and Johnny Salameh, winner of the Judges Prize at the Sacred Edge Festival in Queenscliff for his installation 'Dictator'. On World [...]

By |2019-06-26T04:56:08+10:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories, Taking Action|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Love Makes a Way

Lenten Listening Introduction by Natalie Sims - During Lent, our prayers of confession each week are said in response to God’s word of grace and hope. This is a time of listening with respect, to the voices of those in our community who are needy and oppressed, and a time of asking God’s grace to [...]

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