LENT 2018

Join us on the journey to Easter, as we pray together for a just and compassionate world – with beautiful artworks created by Australian Christian artists.

Stretch Reconciliation Action Plan

TEAR’s framework for realizing our vision for reconciliation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Read more.

Love your neighbour, become a TEAR Partner

Help TEAR and our Christian partners walk alongside communities in places of great need. ► See how.

Rohingya Refugee Response

Right now, renewed tensions in Rakhine State, Myanmar have seen more than 600,000 refugees fleeing their communities and taking refuge in Bangladesh. Read more.


Local and Overseas Visits

TEAR's Development Education Experience Programs (DEEP) allow you to explore what it really means to bring "good news to the poor". Meet people whose lives are a daily struggle for survival. See their situation. Hear their stories. Share their journeys. Apply now.

Useful Gifts


For many, leaving a bequest is a chance to give more than they could during their lifetime, and to express deeply-held values in a lasting way. Learn more.

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About TEAR

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We're heading into the final 2 weeks of our Lent journey. This week's stunning art is from the talented Susanna Apr… https://t.co/YdHdZcCxiLRead more

We'll be here! Melbourne friends are you coming along to @SURRENDERau ? https://t.co/xVQ7YrT4ctRead more

Today we pray for, recognise, celebrate and stand in solidarity with women around the world, especially those carry… https://t.co/Jl7MOic3fXRead more