Engadine Uniting Church
Welcome to our blog which features contributions from members of our congregation. This is a place to read about and respond to ideas relating to current affairs, politics, theology, bible and church.
In a week when the focus has been on the abuse of older people there is a need to consider solutions that can prevent it from happening. Honouring the choices and decisions of older people, even as their health declines, lies at the heart of a strategy to support them to lead their best lives.Continue reading “Valuing our older people, supporting choices and decisions”
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2021 The 15 June marks the day in which worldwide we mark the shocking, yet often unspoken, abuse that is perpetrated upon older people in most, if not all, societies. In Australia we are waking up to the grim reality that abuse against older people does occur. We witnessed distressingContinue reading “Elder Justice”
5th June 2021 marks World Environment Day, with this year’s theme being “ecosystem restoration”. Australians are very much aware of the debates about climate change and its harmful effects, with polling indicating that 79% of people are concerned about climate change, and school children across the country recently taking part in the School Strike 4Continue reading “Act now for environmental justice”
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