Resources for the faith journey

The Uniting Church in Australia
Web sites
Other media

About the Uniting Church

  • What is the Uniting Church?
  • What does the symbol mean?
  • The Basis of Union
The Transit Lounge
...because life is more than a destination - a Uniting Church sponsored site
Reconciliation Australia
Building relationships for change between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.
Faith Futures Foundation
explores the significance of the historical Jesus tradition for the future of faith
The New Testament Gateway
web directory of internet resources on the New Testament
Christian Research Association
formed in 1985 to serve the churches of Australia. Its task is to provide up-to-date and reliable information about religious faith and church life in Australia.
Zadok Institute for Christianity and Society
founded in 1976 to promote informed theological reflection, especially by lay people, on contemporary issues in Australian society, and to bring Christian perspectives into public debate
Eremos Institute
A forum and support for individuals and communities to explore, express and deepen their spirituality within an Australian context
The Center for Progressive Christianity
for those for whom organized religion has proved ineffectual, irrelevant, or repressive, as well as to those who have given up on or are unacquainted with it.
Centre for Progressive Religious Thought (Australia)
open to any and to all who wish to explore a more progressive and open theology, in a safe environment.
Sea of Faith in Australia
is a network of Australians who are seeking a radical reappraisal of past religious traditions in order to meet today's spiritual challenges
The Iona Community
founded in 1938 by the Rev George MacLeod, is an ecumenical Christian community of men and women from different walks of life and different traditions in the Christian church that is committed to seeking new ways of living the gospel of Jesus Christ in today's world.

For more links, try the NSW•ACT Synod's links page



Faith Futures Foundation
Courses on-line
LEARN (Local Education and Area Network)
On-line courses from Andover Newton Theological School
Lifelong Learning at the Oates Institute
Offers 40-45 Online Seminars each year to provide convenient learning opportunities utilizing an online approach for reflective learning with colleagues

Lists and Blogs:

Hodos community
HODOS is a Greek term (meaning "way" or "path") used by early Christians to identify themselves as followers of the vision taught by Jesus of Galilee. This egroup aims to be a cyber community where people can be intentional in shaping their lives by the wisdom and the practice of the historical Jesus.
Seems Like God
includes John Shearman's weekly Lectionary commentary
Faith and Theology
Blog for theological scholarship and contemporary theological reflection by Ben Myers, Lecturer in Systematic Theology at United Theological College from 2009

[Click on the above for more from Reverend Fun]
Ship of Fools
Art of Humour - Religion
The Christian Humor Hotline

National site - includes information about and resources for

  • Adult Fellowship
  • Care & Community Services
  • Christian Education
  • Christian Unity
  • Disaster Relief
  • Doctrine
  • Frontier Services
  • Indigenous Partnerships
  • Interfaith Relations
  • International Partnerships & Aid
  • Justice & Advocacy
  • Multicultutal & Cross-cultural Ministry
  • Worship
  • Youth & Young Adults


Links to other Synods can be found on the National and NSW•ACT Synod sites

The Uniting Church is affiliated with ...