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Global School Strike 4 Climate – September 20 – updated!

The next Global School Strike 4 Climate is being held on Friday 20 September. The Melbourne event Facebook page can be found here From their website: We are in the thick of the climate crisis. Yet we just elected a…

International Youth Day and unleashing unlimited potential

"I hope that we might honour International Youth Day by acknowledging the place and potential of young people around the world and around the corner."

Spice Training 06 – What is the Bible (Bible Studies part 3)

We ask Rev Dr Robyn Whitaker, biblical scholar and theologian, ‘what is the bible?’ Robyn is a lecturer at Pilgrim Theological College. This is our third video in our Bible Studies series. The next steps resources are listed below the…

Spice Training 04 – Safe Spaces

We’re joined by Cameron Walker, who is the Safety Officer for the Uniting Church in Victoria/Tasmania. Cameron helps us understand why safe spaces are essential for safe ministries by unpacking OHS responsibilities & risk management. The ‘next steps’ resources are…

Ministry to Young People in a Secular Age

This event presents an exciting opportunity to learn from acclaimed author, theologian & guru Dr Andrew Root. This is Andy’s only public event in Melbourne, hosted at the Centre for Theology & Ministry in Parkville. It is suitable for Ministers,…

Chatter

Form time to time, we’d like to offer a few snapshots from  conversations around the Internet about youth ministry & young people. You’re welcome. The Future of Discipleship from our friends at Fuller Youth Institute Stoked on Youth Ministry featured…

Spice Training 05 – Bible Studies (part 2)

Our next video focussing on developing devotions and bible studies. We’re joined by biblical scholar and Head of Pilgrim Theological College Rev Dr Sean Winter, who wants to add some spice to how we teach the bible. The ‘next steps’…

The Final Quarter

Adam Goodes was a champion AFL footballer and Indigenous leader. In the final three years of his playing career he became a lightning rod for a heated public debate and widespread media commentary that divided the nation. He publicly called out…

Mentoring Resources

Mentoring unlocks relationships, realises potential, and sustains leadership amidst challenge and achievement. John Mallison’s text Mentoring is a go-to resource, however we want to draw your attention to the wealth of mentoring resources on John’s website. Mentoring Resources You will…

Spice Training 03 – Child-Safe Church

We’re joined by Josh Tuhipa-Turner, the Synod Child Safe Coordinator, to discuss the whys & hows to keep our churches safe places for children. The ‘next steps’ resources are listed below the video. For UCA Vic/Tas Synod policies & a…

Amplify

Amplify is a gathering place for young members from every Uniting Church and associated school in Victoria & Tasmania. Amplify is an invitation to connect, celebrate and have your voices heard. Every congregation and associated school will receive an invitation…

Find a youth group

Use the map below to find a church, youth group or one of our camps. Your church not there? No worries. Click here, complete the form, and we’ll have you on the map within 24 hrs. Church info wrong? Send…

Introducing Spice

Spice is a new training option for volunteer youth leaders. Short videos, each focusing on a particular skill, issue or idea, that will add some spice to your ministry. Check out our host Bradon French explaining a little more.

Spice Training 02 – Bible Studies (part 1)

We’re joined by Rev Carlynne Nunn to hear how the Uniting Church understanding the bible, and how that helps us prepare bible studies and devotions. The ‘next steps’ resources are listed below the video.   Check out the UCA Assembly…

Developing Your Ministry is not about Technique

Whitley College, a college of the University of Divinity, is offering a new course – Personal Formation for Generational Ministry. Taught by two veterans and gurus, Rowan and Graham, this promises to be a great opportunity for personal and professional…

Our Favourite Bibles

Below is a (growing) list of Bibles we reckon you should check out. They offer fresh ways of accessing Scripture. If you know one that should be on our list, please let us know! The Infographic Bible The Jesus Storybook…

Spice Training 01 – UCA Councils

We’re joined by Rev Robin Yang to hear a bit about the various councils of the Uniting Church, and why we should care. The ‘next steps’ resources are listed below the video.   For more information about the presbyteries in…

Orygen Webinars – Youth Mental Health

Young people have told us – mental health, both their own & that of their peers, is their #1 concern. We must consider how we will respond, offer care, and ensure we do not cause further harm. We were delighted…