[10 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 184 views]
2015 Review of Special Religious Education and Special Education in Ethics in NSW government schools

As you may be aware there is currently a review of SRE and SEE taking place, and you are invited to give feedback to this review. Why is the review being conducted? In 2012 the NSW Legislative Council General Purpose Standing Committee No 2, chaired by the Hon Marie Ficarra MLC released a report on the Education Amendment (Ethics Classes Repeal) Bill 2011. This report recommended that Special… Continue reading

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[10 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 184 views]
2015 Review of Special Religious Education and Special Education in Ethics in NSW government schools

As you may be aware there is currently a review of SRE and SEE taking place, and you are invited to give feedback to this review. Why is the review being conducted? In 2012 the NSW Legislative Council General Purpose Standing Committee No 2, chaired by the Hon Marie Ficarra MLC released a report on the Education Amendment (Ethics Classes Repeal) Bill 2011. This report recommended that Special… Continue reading

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[27 May 2015 | No Comment | 156 views]
Godly Play National Conference 2015

      Great news! Registrations are now open for the Godly Play National Conference 2015, to be held at Manly, NSW. We will meet from 6.30pm Friday September 25 till 4pm Sunday September 27. Join us, and our International Guest Speakers, to feast on stories, ideas, material-making and food! Andrew Sheldon Keynote Speaker is Rev. Canon Dr. Andrew Sheldon from… Continue reading

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[26 May 2015 | 2 Comments | 29,917 views]
Uniting Church Anniversary Ideas

Happy Anniversary to the Uniting Church in Australia – 38 years on June 22nd Older members can remember the momentous event when three separate denominations joined together to form the Uniting Church in 1977. But it is worth taking the time to tell the story to younger generations or new members, so that the joy of that occasion and all that has been achieved is not lost. Here are few… Continue reading

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[25 May 2015 | No Comment | 155 views]
National Reconciliation Week – 27 May-3 June 2015

How do you talk to children about reconciliation? It is part of our identity as Australians today to work for reconciliation with our Indigenous sisters and brothers. We know what has happened in the past was wrong and so in Reconciliation Week we remember the journey and share our commitment to a better way forward together. If you are looking for information to help understand the journey… Continue reading

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[3 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 456 views]
Godly Play Core Training – Sydney 15-17 June 2015

Good News! Godly Play Australia will be running a 3-day Core Training for Godly Play Storytellers and Doorkeepers in Sydney in June! Date: 15th-16th-17th June 2015 Location: Manly Village Uniting Church Cost: $600pp If assistance with cost would help you attend this training, you can apply for UME short course scholarship for this training. See: www.ume.nsw.uca.org.au This is… Continue reading