Activate Church is a community of activists, modelled on the life of Jesus, empowered by the Spirit, united by a commitment to join with God in setting the world to right.

We believe people of every sexuality, gender and race are equal in every way and therefore naturally derive equal rights to access all social opportunities and cultural institutions – relationships, marriage, leadership, education, employment – in both society and church.

We believe a commitment to loving people as Jesus did calls us to struggle in solidarity towards this equality becoming a lived reality for all people across all of society.

We’d love you to join us.

Sunday gathering at Bowden Chapel, 10.30am
100 Drayton Street Bowden SA


Brad Chilcott- Unity and Diversity

“We grow, change and develop into more mature, complete people because we listen and learn from those who think and believe differently to us. We grow each others’ empathy, understanding, depth and character by building authentic community with one another and by proactively seeing one another as valuable to our development as whole people.”

Rosalie Dow- Schmidt- Philemon: A Practical Guide to Allyship written by the Apostle Paul

“I think that in this story, Paul is acting as an Ally, in a way we can learn from in modern times. In particular, he is doing something which all Allies should do – he is talking to someone with a very similar set of privileges to himself, and helping them to become a more …