Service of Induction of a Deacon in a Community Setting

This resource, prepared by the Forest Advocacy Ministry Committee (FAMC), is based on the service of induction of Forest Chaplain the Rev. Dr Jason John. The service took place at an outdoor gathering on the grounds of Gleniffer Church on Gumbaynggirr Country on...

Divestment resolution and rationale

In April 2013, a resolution was passed by the Uniting Church Synod of NSW & ACT, to divest from fossil fuels and invest in renewable energy. The proposal was an initiative of the Uniting Earthweb Group, and was ground-breaking for mainline Australian churches at...

Growing Mission with Community Food

Ways to be part of God's reconciliation and renewal of creation in your food practices - in how you produce, procure and share food. Includes community gardening, community supported agriculture, fair trade, shared meals and more. "Growing Mission with Community Food:...

Coal Seam Gas: Why Does the Church Care?

Download the brochure: Coal seam gas: What is it? Why does the church care? How can you respond? This brochure was produced by Uniting Eco Group and Uniting Earth Ministry in 2014. Information and campaigning links A great introductory series of infographics (used in...

Solarising Churches: A Practical Resource for Churches in NSW

A resource for churches interested in generating their own electricity from the sun. Solarising Churches: A Practical Guide for Uniting Churches in NSW was published by the Uniting Eco Group in 2010 as a resource for people interested in generating power from the sun....

Coal Mining Brochure

Download the brochure Coal mining: Why does the church care? How can you respond? Produced by Uniting Eco Group, with the support of Uniting Earth Ministry. Last updated July 2023. Selected contents Why the Uniting Church cares The Uniting Church has a longstanding...

Coal and Gas in Your Community: A Mission Study Guide

"Coal and Gas in your Community: A Mission Study Guide for Congregations" was produced by Uniting Earth Ministry in 2014 to help churches engage in mission in the context of proposed coal and gas projects. It was developed in response to congregations asking for help...

Caring for the Creation

Bible study resources and presentations by Nola Stewart, from Castlecrag Uniting Church and St Thomas' Anglican Church North Sydney. Nola was previously a science teacher and a missionary in PNG. Caring for the Creation: A series of three Bible studies Warm greetings...