Diakonia UCA

The portal for Deacons in the Uniting Church in Australia

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Welcome to the home page of Diakonia UCA, your online portal for information about Deacons and diaconal ministry in the Uniting Church in Australia.

Facebook page – look for ‘DUCA’ (closed group) and request an invite if you’re a UCA Deacon, Deacon candidate or retired Deaconess. It’s where most of our news, resources etc are posted. 

2022 news
(archived news here)

February 2022

Induction service at Fremantle Wesley UC for Andy Broadbent, 13 Feb 2022.


Celebration of two ordinations on 19th February – Rev Jon Owen and Rev Marian Bisset

Rev Marian Bisset, Deacon
Rev Jon Owen, Deacon and Rev Nigel Hawken, Deacon

Jon’s ordination service can be viewed on Youtube

March 2022
Marian Bisset’s induction into her placement is on Sunday March 6th at 2pm. You can watch it on Zoom (for the Zoom link, simply send a quick e-mail to gippspreszoom@gmail.com by 5pm on Sat 5th March).