We are getting excited!! Are you??
We know attending Yuróra will raise the passion, deepen the discipleship, and energise the faith of young people by putting their faith into action in the world. Yuróra means ‘passionate’. To encourage and enable young people who otherwise may not be able to attend, UCA Youth and the Centre for Theology…


Following the 4Corners report on juvenile detention centres in the NT, many of us wanted to respond. So when Steve Bevis put the call out for funding to support The Meeting Place drop-in centre in Alice Springs, Yurora determined to stand alongside Steve & the team. Yurora are launching a special…


Yurora: Uniting Culture is coming! How are you getting there??
Yuróra: NCYC17 Uniting Culture is a multicultural Christian youth festival of word, arts and celebration. Yuróra will launch Sunday January 8, 2017 and will run until Thursday January 12. The event will be hosted at The Tops Conference Centre, Stanwell Tops NSW. You can read more about our venue here. Yuróra…


Resources for 2016 are ready to download

Take a cue from Rohan, Merryn, Age and Christina and head on over to the resources area of the Youth Ministry part of the website to download our 2016 planner and flyer.

The Anti-Poverty Awards recognise there are many young people in Australia who are passionately working towards tackling inequality and injustice in Australia or abroad. The Awards acknowledge and highlight the hard work and dedication of individuals and schools across Australia who demonstrate a deep understanding of those in need. Are…


Future dates of youth conventions
The National Christian Youth Convention (NCYC) is a week-long youth event held by the Uniting Church in Australia. Here is some news out of the Uniting Church in Australia in regards to future NCYCs: Greetings I’m writing to advise you that the Assembly Formation, Education & Discipleship Working Group recently…


Worship Unplugged

Worship Unplugged is about accessing the creative arts and fostering people’s participation in visioning and planning for contemporary worship in a variety of settings. This has been the brain child of Rob Hanks; Youth Unit Co-ordinator in the NSW&ACT Synod.

It includes some theory and explanation, planning processes for more than one style and over 150 ideas to get you started.

If Liturgy is ‘the work of the people’ then UNPLUGGED makes that creative and possible!

On the road

UCA Youth have an amazing amount of experience in working with young people and engaging local mission. We also have a passion for seeing your ministry with young people thrive and be effective.

So we are available to come to you and help you train your people. You just need to provide the coffee!

Contact us on (03) 9340 8815 or info@ucayouth.org.au

Engaging and empowering young people
UCA Youth Growing Apostles in as approach to youth ministry developed by staff of the Youth and Children’s ministry Unit (YACMU) in the Queensland Synod. This team of Uniting Church youth workers bring years of experience, study, research and commitment and combine it with a passion for ensuring that youth…


Engaging and empowering young people
UCAyouth advocates, resources, trains and consults congregations, presbyteries and the Uniting Church in Australia VicTas Synod on how to connect, enthuse and empower young people to live a life following Jesus. Information on this website will help you understand the type of work we do, but the key piece of…