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Voices for Justice Prayer Vigil in lead up to Federal Election

June 10, 2016

Micah Challenge is a coalition of Christian aid agencies, churches, schools, groups and individuals speaking out against poverty and injustice.

In the lead up to the 2016 Federal Election the Micah coalition will be hosting Prayer and Worship Gatherings in major cities across Australia. The aim is to gather people together to pray for justice for our global community, and guidance for our leaders and nation with regards to ending poverty and injustice around the world.

Here are the dates and locations for these important gatherings;

Sydney Alice Springs
June 18, 2016 at 7pm – 9pm                 June 23, 2016 at 7pm – 8pm
St Stephen’s Uniting Church
197 Macquarie St
Sydney, NSW 2000
Alice Springs Uniting Church 
50 Todd St
Alice Springs, NT 0870
Canberra North Beach
June 23, 2016 at 6pm – 8pm June 26, 2016 at 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Greenhills Conference Centre Auditorium 
1437 Cotter Rd
Stromlo, ACT 2611
North Beach Baptist Church
10 Groat St
North Beach, WA 6020
Melbourne Altona Meadows / Laverton
June 24, 2016 at 6pm – 7pm                 June 23, 2016 at 7pm – 8pm
Fitzroy North Community Church
75 Reid St
Fitzroy North, VIC 3068
Altona Meadows Uniting Church
61 Central Ave
Altona Meadows, Victoria 3028
Brisbane  Adelaide
June 30, 2016 at 7pm – 9pm                 June 25, 2016 at 7pm – 9pm            
Bracken Ridge Baptist Church
47 Norris Rd
Brisbane, QLD 4017
St Matthews Church, Kensington
146 Kensington Rd
Marryatville, South Australia 5051

If you would like to attend, please visit the Micah website for more details at

Resources are also available on the Micah website if you would like assistance in organising your own Prayer Vigil. As Australia heads to the polls, it is crucial for us to be praying on behalf of those experiencing poverty and injustice, that there might be an end to these sufferings around the world.