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Blackwood UCA

This week I had the privilege of visiting Blackwood UCA with Rev Cogs (Coral) Smith and Rev Phil Hoffmann. Blackwood has a weekly community program called  Blackwood Community Classes for over thirty years with over 200 participants each week.  The car park is full but the demographics tend to one  end …

When a congregation isn’t the centre

After being provided a guided tour of the physical and intellectual space of Clayton Wesley Uniting Church by our host Paul Turley our group discussed what was happening at the site. Many observations were made about Clayton and its many groups including the “Goodies” Op Shop, Adelaide East assistance, a …

What is this all about?

For our final FiA gathering we visited Clayton Wesley UCA Norwood with Paul Turley (Friday 22nd November 2013). We had 20 participants, ten of whom were joining us for the first time. Purpose Faith in Action is a monthly group which tests the limits of Assets Based Community Development for …