Yearly Archives: 2016

2 12, 2016

Uniting Church does not reject activist

2017-01-24T15:58:10+10:00 2 December 2016|Categories: Statements|0 Comments

Yesterday (Thursday) The Courier-Mail reported that Kelly Purnell, an activist involved in protests at Parliament House this week, worked with Indooroopilly Uniting Church in Brisbane. We assisted Indooroopilly to clarify that Ms Purnell is not an employee or member of Indooroopilly Uniting Church but a volunteer with the church’s visa form-filling clinic that assists asylum [...]

2 12, 2016

Uniting Church is not rebranding

2017-01-24T15:57:46+10:00 2 December 2016|Categories: Statements|0 Comments

It was incorrectly reported in the Daily Telegraph today and then across numerous media outlets, including Channel Nine's Today program, that the church was rebranding to “Uniting”. The Uniting Church in Australia is not rebranding. A year ago, UnitingCare in NSW and the ACT rebranded to “Uniting” and journalists have confused this one part of the [...]

11 10, 2016

Anatomy of Team

2020-05-06T15:16:09+10:00 11 October 2016|Categories: Leadership|0 Comments

Over the summer 2011/12, there was a particular music video that went viral, racking up well over 40 million youtube views in just four weeks, and collecting imitations, live performances on US television shows and more (and now some 156 million views!).It’s five people (a Canadian band called Walk off the [...]