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Megan Thomson leads RI at Oxley State School in June. Photo by Mardi Lumsden.

Christ in the classroom

Each week hundreds of Christian, Baha’i, Buddhist, Jewish and Muslim volunteers provide religious instruction to ...

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Musical star, Exodus Lale. Photo by Ben Rogers.

Keeping the faith through tragedy and triumph

Ten of the eleven victims slept soundly as fire engulfed their Slacks Creek home on ...

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(Left to right) Colleen Geyer, Dr Sureka Goringe, Stuart McMillan, Rev Elenie Poulos and Dr Deidre Palmer. Photos were supplied.

Seven ways to smash the glass ceiling

The Uniting Church in Australia may be a leading light when it comes to gender ...

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Julie McCrossin with her partner Melissa Gibson and their children Luke and Amelia Woods (left) & hosting the Q&A panel discussion during UnitingWomen 2016 (right). Photos: Supplied

Julie McCrossin: Finding acceptance with the Uniting Church

Former ABC broadcaster Julie McCrossin is a familiar voice to the Australian public. Ashley Thompson ...

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Photo of the inside of the Quran.

Looking for peace beyond “Holy War”

For many Australians the word “jihad” means one thing in an age of terrorism, but ...

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Arrow to represent leadership.

Five leadership qualities young people demand

Sure to be a hot topic during the National Young Adult Leaders Conference (8–13 July), ...

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Queensland Synod moderator, Rev David Baker. Photo: Ben Rogers

Valuable takeaways from 32nd Synod

A big thank you to all those who participated in the 32nd Synod. One of ...

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40th birthday approaches. Photo: Supplied

Seven things to do before we turn 40

Having trouble coping with an upcoming four zero birthday? The Uniting Church in Australia will hit ...

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Rev Dr Geoff Thompson at the recent launch of his book, Trinity Theological Library, Brisbane. Photo by Mardi Lumsden.

Expanded: Rev Dr Geoff Thompson and disturbing the Basis of Union

Here in Queensland to promote his new book, Disturbing Much, Disturbing Many: Theology provoked by ...

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Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Bruce Dern in The Hateful Eight. Photo by Roadshow Entertainment.

Tarantino’s violence in a world gone mad

The Hateful Eight may be an R-rated, hard-to-stomach watch for some Christians, but Dr Janice ...

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Rev Dr Geoff Thompson at the recent launch of his book, Trinity Theological Library, Brisbane. Photo by Mardi Lumsden.

Disturbing book launch explores the Basis

Journey sits down with Rev Dr Geoff Thompson to discuss his new book on the ...

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God Willing (2015) still. Photo property of Palace Films.

Film review: God Willing

There’s a distinctly European flavour to God Willing (Se Dio vuole), the 2015 Italian comedy ...

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