Faith in action
Host or attend a screening of 'Chasing Asylum' at your local church and change the conversation in your community.Read more
This afternoon, we delivered the first instalment of a petition signed by 2084 Christians to Government and Opposition leaders.
With thanks for your support, as always,
From Kylie, Tim, Justin, Jarrod and all the Common Grace team
The recent death of a man on Manus Island who had sought asylum in Australia, points to the unacceptable mistreatment of all people who are turned away from our shores.
This Refugee Week, let us reflect on the practical actions we can take in our own lives to welcome those in our midst, and offshore, who are seeking shelter and support in our peaceful and prosperous nation.
Mary Fisher leads us in a journey of unfolding theological reflection on the concept of hospitality and how it just might be our human vocation.
"...My mum gave birth to my big brother on the refugee boat, but faced with no options, she placed him in a bucket, and dodged bullets as she and her two little girls (my big sisters), my dad and granny and waded towards the shore."