Proserpine Whitsunday Uniting Church

Suzy’s Story

Rev Suzy tells why she supported our Brick by Brick campaign in the name of her parents; For Margaret Sitton & In Memory of Carl Sitton   After Dad passed in 2021 Mum decided that she would sell up in Brisbane and relocate to Proserpine to be close by her family. As a young girl, she […]

We hear the story of the widow’s mite, the woman who gave all she had–two small copper coins–and in so doing, “put in more than all those who are contributing to the treasury.” Mark 12:42 Today we received a donation from a person who has a whale of a heart. They will remain anonymous, but […]

Bob & Sue were moved to donate because they felt it was inspirational that a small group decided to pursue such a massive undertaking. ♥♥♥

Emma Whybird

Emma Whybird shared this lovely photo with her sponsorship

John and Maria Casey sponsored In Memory Of Christina Rae Casey. John was inspired to sponsor as he recalled his Mum playing the piano in the church hall for concerts and dances. She also played in the Lethebrook Hall.

Quiche n Treats Story

Like most good stories, this one began over a cuppa.  We needed to raise some much-needed money for our Building Fund and we were tossing around ideas.  A street stall was the first thought, followed by food – because the Uniting Church ladies have a reputation for good cooking!  From memory, this was not too […]

Jemimah’s Story

Jemimah Wilson

My family began attending Proserpine Uniting not long after we moved to the area at the start of 2005, when I was nine years old. The year we arrived was also the first year of Rev. Wayne McHugh’s ministry at the church, and he remained as the minister throughout my time there, until after I […]

Brick by Brick♥ Campaign Reaches Halfway Point

We have reached the halfway point in our Brick by Brick♥ fundraising campaign. Since 1st August, we have been appealing to the nation for their support to raise an additional $250,000 to rebuild our church. In a time when many in the community are facing cost-of-living challenges, the housing crisis, and financial uncertainty the campaign […]

Ann Porter’s Story

Our newly wed parents bought a farm in Strathdickie, Proserpine in 1958. In those days the minister used to ride his bicycle five miles out to visit. One day my Mum decided it was Sunday School for me, so made the trip to town. My sister, Lynn, two years old, was quite upset to leave […]

Brick by Brick♥ Fundraising Campaign Commences Today

Proserpine, Queensland. The Proserpine Whitsunday Uniting Church, an emblem of resilience and hope, is embarking on a remarkable journey to rebuild after being devastated by Cyclone Debbie in 2017. This historic church, which has faithfully served the local community for nearly 125 years, fell victim to the cyclone’s wrath. Today, Tuesday August 1st, we announce […]