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A time of celebration!

“These women of colour will flip the script on leadership. Today is a moment in the Uniting Church. It’s about taking a bigger role in leadership for Siosiana and Milise, who step up into their roles within Pulse and the UME team.” – Rev. Charissa Suli It was a great honour and blessing for both […]

Hard but necessary conversations

Recently I was blessed to be part of a Webinar on a topic that isn’t easily approached not only in the church but in our communities in general. I was given the opportunity to join UCA President Dr. Deidre Palmer, Rev. Dr. Matangi Vilitama, Alison Overeem and Pastor Levon Kardashian for this month’s Church and […]

It’s almost SHOWTIME!

We are fast approaching November and the Premiere of this year’s FILM FESTIVAL 2020! It’s not too late to do a 3-5min short film with your youth group on the theme “Light of the World”! Take some time as a group either physically (following COVID safe guidelines) or online and be creative! Anyone under 18 […]

HSC Daily Prayers

2020 has not been an easy year, especially for our HSC students. In ordinary circumstances Year 12 students feel the pressure of the HSC Exams looming over them during their final year of high school, but this year has also been thrown out of whack due to COVID, impacting a lot of their school and […]

Mental Health and Wellbeing Resources

There is still a lot of stigma when it comes to mental health, but know that it’s okay to not be okay, you are not alone and you can seek help. Recently, Let’s Talanoa held 4 sessions exploring theological, statistical and sociological aspects of mental health, led by guest presenter Bradon French. With the conclusion […]

LIGHTS. CAMERA. ACTION!

School Holidays are among us and so what a perfect time for youth groups to plan and film their entry for this year’s Film Festival! The invitation is still open for any and every youth group in our Synod to film a 3-5 minute short film  around the theme ‘Light of the World’, following COVID safe […]

Youth Climate Action | September 25

Uniting Earth are standing alongside First Nations communities, school students, unions, faith groups and many more on September 25 as part of the Global Day of Action where there will be COVID safe actions across towns, suburbs, schools, and workplaces across Australia. Ways to support young climate leaders and build a better future: Before September […]

PULSEmail Update

Earlier this year, when COVID19 first hit and we went into lock down, there was a need to help support our kids, parents, and emerging gen workers. As society transitioned to working and schooling at home, some losing jobs and others rearranging lifestyles, our KUCA clubs, Sunday Schools, and Youth Groups also had to adapt […]

Film Festival 2020

The Hills Zone Youth of PNP and Pulse are inviting all youth groups to take part in this years Film Festival! Traditionally, youth groups from Parramatta Nepean Presbytery’s Hills Zone would get together once a term for a combined youth night. Each term gathering would vary in theme and program, however every Term 3 they […]

Youth Ministry Conversations with Pulse

As we have all been trying to navigate through our ministries during COVID, it is important for leaders to connect and share their experiences in how they have been adapting. Along with the Children’s and Family Ministry Conversations and Intergenerational Ministry Conversations, a Youth Ministry Conversation was also held, allowing space for leaders to share […]