In God We Trust. Therefore, Kiama-Jamberoo Uniting Church seeks to bring people to an understanding of the Good News and to share the love of God with people in our communities. Through challenge, love, service and witness we seek to create a safe place where people can gather, grow and share the journey of life and faith.
It’s now Official! Rev. Katherine Merrifield has been inducted in a joyous and uplifting service as the Minister of the Word for the Kiama Jamberoo Congregation of the Uniting Church of Australia. The special service conducted by the Chair of the Illawarra Presbytery, Rev Diane Anderson, before a congregation of over 100 members, was attended […]
Kiama’s support for those affected by bush fires on the South Coast was demonstrated by the very well attended Combined Kiama Churches Prayer Service held Wednesday evening at Kiama Uniting Church where 80-90 members and Ministers of the Uniting, Catholic, Anglican, Baptist and Generosity Churches came together to share a very moving time of song […]
This was a lovely day celebrating the re-opening of our 1851 Lecture Hall. After an inspirational church service led by Meredith Yabsley, everyone enjoyed morning tea before official proceedings were opened by great singing froim the Katandra Choir, speaches and ribbon cutting by two of our longest standing members, Lesley Southern and Val Best, MC’d […]
Its nearly three years since we first applied for a State Government Heritage Grant to restore the Lecture Hall, and were finally successful in gaining a $100,000 grant in July 2017.However, formal work on the project didn’t start until April 2018 when our Heritage Consultants provided a Conservation Management Plan (CMP) for the site. This detailed […]
Below is the link to a reflection by Rev. James Aaron who has just completed his first year in ordained ministry. It is an honest and sometimes brave discussion of the challenges and the joys and frustrations of this ministry. We commend it to you. https://mejamesaaron.com/2018/12/27/a-full-year-of-ministry/
Lecture Hall Upgrade – Last report for the year. Work has now finished for the year on the Lecture Hall (LH). We had hoped to be further advanced but the need to remove paintwork and the very high moisture and salt content in the walls have slowed our progress. The paintwork in the western end […]