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UnitingWorld Annual Report

Dear members of the Northern Synod

UnitingWorld has recently released their Annual Report which has been forward on behalf of Colleen Geyer, the Assembly General Secretary.

Please click on the words in red and it will take you to the link to access the annual report.


Passing of Pastor Bill Hollingsworth

Please join with people across the Uniting Church to mourn the passing and celebrate the life of one of our great leaders, Pastor Bill Hollingsworth. In your prayers give thanks for his wise and gentle leadership from the beginning of the Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress (UAICC), including his time as National Chairperson in the early 1990s. Pray for his family, for all the colleagues he served with and guided.

A letter from the national church is attached; it tells

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New multi-lingual Yolŋu Matha-Plain English Dictionary of Anatomy app

Please see the attached document for information on a new multi-lingual Yolŋu Matha-Plain English Dictionary of Anatomy app that will help Yolŋu and Balanda (non-Indigenous people) work together to improve health for Yolŋu.

Developed by ARDS Aboriginal Corporation, the Rumbalpuy Dhäwu Dictionary of Anatomy app contains audio and text definitions, pictures of anatomical parts, and associated pathologies and procedures in four different languages; Dhuwal, Dhaŋu, Dhuwala and Plain English.

Press Release – New free Yolŋu Matha – Plain English Dictionary of Anatomy

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Pray with us

Dear members of the Northern Synod, 

Please join us in prayers for the family of Ros and Stuart McMillan after the passing of Ros’s mother. Pray that they may find strength in the days ahead and in the funeral preparations. Pray that they may find God’s comfort and the tenderness of the Holy Spirit sustaining them. 

And pray for all those who mourn, that their faith may celebrate the promise of Jesus: that death itself is swallowed up in victory though our

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