Uniting Church supports constitutional change

The Uniting Church in Australia believes that today’s report from the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People signals a landmark opportunity in our journey towards reconciliation. It is a necessary step following the moving apology delivered by the then Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, in February 2008. Continue reading

Men’s Breakfast: Journeys to the UN and beyond

Nedlands Uniting Church will be holding a Men’s Breakfast on Saturday 11 February at 8.00am.
Guest speaking will be Prof Hung Shik Kim on ‘Journeys to the UN and beyond: Working with NGO’s from a Christian perspective.’
For more info and to RSVP call 9386 1770 after 17 January.

Children’s Ministry Training with Beth Barnett

A Children’s Ministry Training with Beth Barnett will be held on Sunday 12 February from 12.30–4.30pm at Mount Pleasant Uniting Church.
Three sessions will be held costing $2 each. This event is organised by Mount Pleasant Uniting Church and Scripture Union and sponsored by First Third Ministry.
For more info call Rick Morrell on 9260 9800 or register to sandra.keelty@wa.uca.org.au or barbtott@gmail.com.
For more info on Beth Barnett and to download a flyer visit http://www.wa.uca.org.au/firstthird/2012/01/10/childrens-ministry-training-with-beth-barnett/.

Passing the Baton: Children’s workers’ training day and expo

Passing the Baton: Children’s workers’ training day and expo will be held on Saturday 11 February from 9.00am–4.30pm at Churchlands Christian Fellowship, 154 Balcatta Rd, Balcatta.
The event will include 35 expo displays as well as keynote speaker, Joel Chelliah from Centrepoint Church.
Registration is $35 or $30 before 24 January. Registrations close 8 February.
For more info visit www.passingthebaton.org.au or call Brady Williams on 9291 9293 or email brady.williams@ccca.org.au.

Introduction to being on a Board/Committee workshop

Western Australian Council of Social Service (WACOSS) is currently offering workshops on how Boards work and what it means for leadership in community services and outreach. An Introduction to being on a Board/Committee workshop will be held on Thursday 9 February from 4.30pm–7.30pm in West Perth.
A training and networking program for community service sector board members will follow on from this event.
For more info visit http://www.wacoss.org.au/services/public_training_workshops_2011/wacoss_workshops_all/11-12-15/Introduction_to_Being_on_a_Board_Committee.aspx  or call 9420 7222 or contact Ian Passmore on 9260 9800 or email ian.passmore@wa.uca.org.au.