Inclusion

“Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?”

Desmond Tutu

November 28, 2014

A system cannot fail those It was never meant to protect

This week eleven Christian women were arrested after an act of non-violent direct action where they had occupied the office of a federal parliamentarian in protest relating to the continuing […]
October 20, 2014
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The World We Live In

Towards the end of September (2014) we met to reflect and pray on Peace and Unity.  We now seem to be at a moment in history when the world is on […]
October 1, 2014
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Mental Health Week, the Royal Show and Indignity

  I write this in the week of the WA Royal Show, which is the week before Mental Health Week.  In fact, Mental Health Week commences on the last day […]
October 1, 2014

Human Trafficking in the 21st Century

Human trafficking is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, […]
July 2, 2014

Are we building an entrenched underclass of poverty and disadvantage in Australia?

The tone of proposed welfare reform has already been set and tends to classify those Australians in need as an unwelcome burden.  We only need to consider how they were […]
June 27, 2014

Cutting Dementia Funding

This week the federal government announced it was dumping the special payment for people with dementia in residential aged care from 31 July 2014. This will have a direct impact […]

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that really matter"

Martin Luther King Jr