Uniting Church in Australia Facebook page livestreams - all times 10am AEST unless listed otherwise
Sunday 10 - Rev Dr Sally Douglas, Richmond Uniting Church, Melbourne. Reflection John 14:6 "I am the way and the truth and the life." Sally Douglas explores the context of this verse from John's Gospel - a verse wrongly used to exclude - and invites us into the disuptive beauty of what is actually being claimed.
Sunday 17 - Rev Charissa Suli, Assembly Consultant
Sunday 24 May - Rev Darren Wright, Gunghalin Uniting Church, ACT.
Sunday 31 May - Rev Ian Ferguson, Brunswick Uniting Church, Melbourne.
Congregations Offering Livestreams or Podcasts by state
The extensive list of more than 70 congregations includes the UAICC - Zillmere Congregation.
The Queensland Synod has also issued a comprehensive information and resources package.
New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory
The Synod of NSW and the ACT has published a list of chuches that livestream their services.
Among those on the list:
Turramurra Uniting Church (contemporary service)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/TurramurraUniting/ (You'll need to join the group)
Livestreams to our open Facebook page.
Saltbush Online Cafe and Saltbush Sundays @ 9 -
To join email the team. Geoff Wellington and Tim Jensen to send you a Zoom link
NEW Beginnings Uniting Church
https://www.facebook.com/nbu.org.au/ - live stream of complete service. For notes on the message checkout https://nbu.org.au/latest-message
for all past messages in both video and audio check out NEW Beginnings Uniting Churches website - https://nbu.org.au/media
Leichhardt Uniting Church is live-streaming Sunday worship from its Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/LeichhardtUC/
Revs Radhika and Adrian Sukumar-White lead a contemporary progressive worship service. Service times 1000 and 1730.
North Ryde Uniting Church: uploading podcast of sermon https://nrcc.unitingchurch.org.au/
Picton and Tahmoor Uniting Church:
Weekly reflection uploaded here.
Pitt Street Uniting also upload podcasts of their Sunday sermons.
Pittwater Uniting Church livestream
The Synod of Victoria and Tasmania has published a list of congregations that livestream or podcast on its COVID-19 resources page. These include:
St Michaels Uniting Church in Collins St Melbourne is offering prerecorded services.
Rev Dr Margaret Mayman leads a traditional worship service with renowned organist Rhys Boak.
A full range of Holy Week services are available.
North Balwyn Uniting Church – 10am AEST (traditional service) – Rev Alistair Pritchard
Glen Waverley Uniting Church – (traditional service) – Rev Neil Peters.
Weekly Sunday morning worship live at 9:15am and 11am. (10:00am for virtual worship from 29 March 2020)
Newtown Uniting Church
North Ringwood Uniting Church
Online services on Sundays at 10am
Alice Springs Uniting Church.
Join the live church service at 9:30 am ACST via Zoom (recommended) or the John Flynn Memorial Uniting Church Facebook page.
The Synod of Western Australia has a list of livestreaming congregatons and online ministry resources that is updated weekly.
The Billabong Uniting Church – Livestream at 10am (AWST)
Rev Luke Williams leads a contemporary worship service. The community is also being invited to take part in 100 hours of prayer.
For more information at https://www.thebillabong.org.au/updates.
The Billabong UC is located at Canning Vale, South Perth.
Busselton Uniting Church - podcasts
Rev Andrew Broadbent is producing weekly resources for individual or small group use and an accompanying video message. Includes Children's Activity.
Nedlands Uniting Church
Livestreaming portal and online sermons available to download. Sunday 9:30am AWST
South Mandurah Uniting Church
Sermons by Rev Andrew Morris posted to YouTube and Church Facebook page.
Uniting Church in the City
10am AWST weekly // 8.30am AWSt Afrikaans services – last Sunday of the month
The Synod of South Australia has published a full list of online resources which includes a list of congregations providing online worship options.
The page also contains a suite of resources for the Easter weekend.
Gospel Hall Melbourne UCA (Chinese)
Taiwanese UCA Brisbane (Taiwanese)
St Albans (Filipino) UCA Melbourne (English)
Mascot Wesley Uniting Church (Rev. Jason Kioa)
Tonga Parish Media
Niuean Services in NSW/ACT
Samoan Services in Victoria
GKI Perth Indonesian congregation
A pre-recorded service will be available via Facebook,Youtube and other media at 10am (WAST) Sunday.
Possible future recording of Sunday School lessons.
St Andrews UCA Melbourne (Indonesian)
Campbelltown Fijian Uniting Church (Fijian)
Southside Uniting Church (Portuguese – Brazilian)
Southside Uniting Church (Spanish – Podcasts)
Nuer Faith Community Uniting Church (Nuer)
Wesley Mission will be streaming four worship services in English, Indonesian, Mandarin and Samoan here.
Tips for Doing Church Online
VIC/TAS Synod Step by Step Guide to Livestreaming a Church Service or event is on their website.
Access to rights-free music. Craig Mitchell, Presbytery Minister - Church Development for Port Phillip East Presbytery in the VicTas Synod is compiling a list of songwriters willing for their music to be played online free of charge during this time when congregations cannot meet face to face.
Newlife Church on the Gold Coast has posted this 15 min video with simple steps on one way to get online Church happening.
Leichhardt Uniting Church: reflects on their first attempt at live-streaming a service
Gathering when we can't gather: Pulse Officer and Discipling Next Generations Advocate Steve Molkentin shares this reflection and tips for gathering people remotely.
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