VCC | FORUM | Christian Perspectives on Treaty, Sovereignty and Constitutional Recognition | Wednesday 9 November 2016 | (Arrive 6.45pm) 7-9pm

[Edited extract from public address]

Come and hear the wisdom and perspectives from indigenous leaders and Church leaders from within our Churches. 

Open to anyone to attend – please bring your questions for the Q&A!

Keynote Speakers:
  • Mr. Stuart McMillan, President, Uniting Church in Australia
  • Rev. Ken Sumner, Ngarrindjeri man and Victorian State Director, Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress

Panel Speakers include:
  • Brooke Prentis, a descendant of the Waka Waka people, Salvation Army;
  • Vicki Clark, Mutthi Mutthi / Wemba Wamba woman, previous co-ordinator Aboriginal Catholic Ministry Melbourne and Member Interim Treaty working party Victoria;
  • Rev. Glen Loughrey, Wiradjuri man, artist and priest-in-charge of St Oswald’s Anglican Church in Melbourne;
  • Adam Frogley, Taungerong/Woi-Wurrung man from the Yarra Valley region of Victoria. Adam will give a grass roots perspective.
Master of Ceremony: Rev. Alistair Macrae, Minister, Wesley Uniting Church

Where: Wesley Uniting Church, 148 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

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