No surrender on Climate Change – Perth

On Tuesday, December 16,  a number of Uniting Church WA Synod staff joined Greens Senator Scott Ludlum; Conservation Council Director Piers Verstegen; CEO of the WA Sustainable Energy Association Dr Ray Wills; and WACOSS Social Policy Director Irina Cattalini outside Wesley Uniting Church in the Perth CBD to share their disappointment at the Rudd Government’s emission targets. Continue reading

A Christmas Message for the People of Western Australia

This Christmas, while we celebrate the season of peace, our world continues to be torn apart by conflict. Despite seven years of the “War on Terror”, our service men and women are still facing conflict in Afghanistan, with no real peace in sight. We still live under the threat of terrorism; memories of the callousness of Mumbai are fresh in our minds.Closer to home, the recent attacks on Perth police stations cause us to wonder, what leads people to such violence? Continue reading

‘Celebrate Christmas’

‘Celebrate Christmas’ is a one- hour television special being aired on Christmas Morning, Thursday 25 December at 11.00am on Network Ten and the Southern Cross Network.

Melbourne based actor Jude Beaumont hosts two outstanding clay animation productions of ‘The First Christmas’, the traditional story of the birth of Jesus and ‘Michael the Visitor’, the story of a poor shoemaker who reaches out to help Michael in his time of need. (G)

For more information visit http://scarborough.perth.anglican.org/ctawa/christmas08.htm.