Statements 2017-05-19T09:26:29+00:00

Pastoral Statement to the Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland Synod.

30 April 2018|0 Comments

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Members of the 15th Assembly (Assembly) have just received the first papers for the triennial Assembly meeting in July. [...]

Joint statement from the Moderators of the Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland Synod and Presbyterian Church of Queensland

18 April 2018|0 Comments

On March 27, 2018, this statement was provided to the relevant parties who participated in the conversations facilitated by Hon R. N. Chesterman AO RFD [...]

Interview transcript – Rev David Baker and Steve Austin, ABC 612 Brisbane

28 February 2018|0 Comments

The Moderator of the Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland Synod, Rev David Baker spoke to Steve Austin on ABC 612 Brisbane on 27 February, 2018 [...]

Statement regarding reporting in Courier Mail, 27 February 2018

27 February 2018|0 Comments

  The Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland Synod is committed to doing all that we can to provide fair, consistent and compassionate redress for people [...]

Shalom Christian College update

28 November 2017|0 Comments

28 November 2017 Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, As we progress towards the end of 2017 and the closure of the secondary school and [...]

Shalom Christian College statement

20 November 2017|0 Comments

Following the eight-month Shalom Christian College Renewal Strategy process, there will be significant changes to the offering at the College in 2018. The College will [...]

UnitingCare Queensland appoints new Chief Executive Officer

13 October 2017|0 Comments

The Queensland Synod congratulates Mr Craig Barke on his appointment as CEO of UnitingCare Queensland. Up until his recent resignation from the Board to accept the position [...]

Moderator encourages LNP engagement with Alliance

29 August 2017|0 Comments

Moderator of the Uniting Church in Queensland Rev David Baker has today called for LNP engagement with the Queensland Community Alliance in an interview on ABC [...]

Marriage and the Uniting Church

14 August 2017|0 Comments

The Uniting Church in Australia currently understands marriage as “the freely given consent and commitment in public and before God of a man and a [...]

Uniting Church does not reject activist

2 December 2016|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. [...]

Uniting Church is not rebranding

2 December 2016|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 [...]