Stand in solidarity on January 26th and participate in Aboriginal rallies, events and gatherings.
[Intro that affirms Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander concerns regarding January 26 and the importance of us hearing those concerns]
[Encouragement for Christians to posture themselves as listeners and partners in solidarity]
[Affirm the value of finding a different day that we can all celebrate on, while acknowledging Jan 26]
[Quickly map out the steps to achieving change, including Christian leadership of repentance and advocacy to all levels of government.]
[Affirm Common Grace's commitment, and ask point to first step people can make by signing a personal pledge]
What can a minute of silence do on #January 26? Rosie Shorter reflects on how silence confers recognition and respect.
Stand in solidarity on January 26th and participate in Aboriginal rallies and gatherings to mark this Day of Mourning, Survival Day, Invasion Day.
On the evening before 26th January our church community is looking forward to joining with thousands of others to answer the call to prayer to #ChangeTheHeart of this nation. You can too..