Sunday, 30 June 2019

Blessed by our joyful partnership

2019 FWC General Conference guest speaker Rev Dr Geoffrey Cummins, Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga President Rev Dr Ahio, UCA President Dr Deidre Palmer, Mrs Ann Cummins 2019 FWC General Conference guest speaker Rev Dr Geoffrey Cummins, Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga President Rev Dr Ahio, UCA President Dr Deidre Palmer, Mrs Ann Cummins

The President and General Secretary of the Uniting Church in Australia Assembly have today issued a statement celebrating the UCA's ongoing relationship with the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga.

The statement was issued as Dr Palmer attends the annual General Conference in the Tongan capital Nuku'alofa.


"The Uniting Church in Australia and the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga have a partnership that is strong, and grounded in our shared life in Christ, the honouring of and respect for our expressions of ministry and mission and our proclamation of the Gospel of Christ."

"The formal relationship between the Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia and the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga remains strong.

"May God bless our churches with wisdom, grace and peace as we seek to serve our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ with joy and love."

 

Dr Deidre Palmer
President
Uniting Church in Australia Assembly

Ms. Colleen Geyer
General Secretary
Uniting Church in Australia Assembly