Weekly Order of Worship & News

July, 2021

25th             The Bread of Life - Rev Jinseon Park.

                   UCA National News 21-27 July - Our vision for a Just Australia: Updated, ICYMI - 16th Assembly                                     highlights, COVID-relief welcome and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod E-news Update 

19th            UCA - It's a wrap from the online 16th Assembly! Highlights from Day 2 #Dwellinginlove

18th            No dividing walls - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 14-20 July - Welcoming our next President, Follow the 16th Assembly in real time,                           One Great Sunday of Sharing and more

                   UCA 16th Assembly Highlights from Day 1 #Dwellinginlove

11th            A story about John the Baptist - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 7-13 July - Counting down to the 16th Assembly, NAIDOC Week stories, Tongan                               National Congress goes online, Older Persons Sunday and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-news update

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

4th              Faith and Familiarity - Mr Gavin Shaw

                   UCA National News 30 June-6 July - NAIDOC Week, Living the Covenant, Meet the Members of the 16th Assembly, stories of Intercultural Worship and more

June, 2021

27th            Different and connected - Mrs Sue Shaw

                   UCA National News 23-29 June - Refugee Week 2021, Meet the 16th Assembly Cato Lecturer, Meeting across cultures and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-news update

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

20th            From fear to faith - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 16-22 June - President's Anniversary Message

13th            Faith and the Kingdom of God - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 9-15 June - Six Weeks Dwelling in Prayer, Being Young, Inspired Preaching and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News Update

                   June edition of the JustAct Newsletter

6th              Called to be different - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 2-8 June - Beyond Violence - a resource on Domestic Family Violence, Lets Yarn about our UCA Identity, Safe Church, webinar series returns and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News Update

May, 2021

30th            Blessed to be a blessing - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                   UCA National News 26 May-1 June - National Reconciliation Week, 2021 #morethanaword, Voices for Climate, Identity: Living in relationship and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-news update

23rd            A new St.Margaret's congregation - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 19-25 May - Pentecost in 21 languages, a Heart for Refugees, Peace in the Holy Land and Artsakh, Prayers for Unity and more

                    Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

                    Celebrate National Reconciliation Week online

9th               Re-thinking love - Rev Jinseon

16th             Jesus' prayer - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News 12-18 May - UCA Budget response, Building Harmony Iftar, our Justice-oriented Church and more

                    Victorian & Tasmanian eNews Update

                    Celebrate National Reconciliation Week online

9th               Re-thinking love - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News 5-11 May - President's Conference wrap, In Covenant, West Papua solidarity, Budget Watch and more

                    Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

April, 2021

Updates will resume on Sunday, May 9th at 9.00am.

18th             On our journey - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                    UCA National News 14-20 April - Join us to talk Innovation, Statement from the Heart resource, Called By God, Anzac Day preview and more

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod - eNews Update

11th             Seen, Heard and Known - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News 7-13 April - 100 days until the 16th Assembly, Your future UCA, Two years of Redress and more

4th               The Power of the Resurrection - Rev Jinseon Park 

                    UCA National News - 31 Mar-6 Apr 2021 - EASTER 

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod - eNews Update

2nd              Good FridaySeven Moments - Rev Jinseon Park

March, 2021

28th             Palm Sunday - Jesus' humility and betrayal - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News 24-30 Mar 2021 - Flooding devastates NSW, Palm Sunday #Justice4Refugees, Innovation Towards Zero Emissions and more

                    Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

21st             A New Promise - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News 17-24 Mar 2021 - March4Justice, Act2, Harmony Day, ASC Update, PNG COVID surge and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-news update

14th            Choose to give thanks - Rev Jinseon Park

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

As the situation in Myanmar is escalating day by day, the Burma Democracy Support Network will be hosting an awareness of Burma' crisis and Fundraising on 20th March 2021, 11am - 3pm at Mooroolbark Red Earth Community Park, everyone is invited to come, support, and enjoy the shows.

                   Memorial Minute - Rev Lesley Shekleton - died 17th Nov, 2020

7th              No other gods - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 3 Mar -9 Mar 2021 - #IWD, Innovation & Mission, responding to DFV and more

                   Victoria & Tasmania Synod - e-News Update

February, 2021

28th            Faithful eyes - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 24 Feb - 2 Mar 2021 - JobSeeker disappointment, Lets Lent with Rev, ACT2 and more

                   Victoria & Tasmania Synod - e-News Update

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

21st            Rainbows and Reflections - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 17-23 Feb 2021 - Lent Begins, #CareAboutAgedCare, the UCA in 100 words or less + more

                  Victoria & Tasmania e-News Update

14th            Listen - Rev Jinseon Park 

                   UCA National News - 12-18 Feb 2021 - a Flipping Good Cause, Take the Act2 Survey, Lent resources + more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News Update

7th              Theological Amnesia - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 5-11 Feb 2021 - Praying for Perth, 16th Assembly goes online + more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod - e-News Update  

January, 2021

31st             We have a Gospel to Proclaim - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                    An Introduction to Mark's Gospel - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                    UCA National News - 29 Jan-4 Feb 2021 - Our Day of Mourning, Act2 conversations and more

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod - e-News Update

24th            A Day of Ambivalence - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                   Frontier Services - January Update

                   UCA National News - 22-28 Jan 2021 - Prayers for the USA, Our Day of Mourning and more

17th            How's your hearing - Rev Jinseon Park

10th            Baptism - His and ours - Rev Jinseon Park

3rd              Spiritual blessings in Christ - Rev Jinseon Park

December, 2020

27th             Two Oldies Celebrate - Rev Jinseon Park

20th             Time for Christmas - Rev Jinseon Park 

                    UCA National News - Christmas 2020

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-news update

13th             What a Year - Rev. Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 10-17 Dec 2020 - Advent 3 - Stories of Hope across the Uniting Church

6th               JB announces JC - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 4-9 Dec 2020 - Advent 2 - Stories of Hope

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-news update

November, 2020

29th             Hope in Perilous Times - Rev Dr Barry Brown 

                    UCA National News - 27 Nov-3 Dec 2020 - Advent

22nd            The Church - humanity's hope - Rev Jinseon Park & Rev Gi won  Kang 

                    UCA National News - 20-26 Nov 2020 - Get Ready for UCA Act2, #16Days and more

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News Update

15th             Responsible Response - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 13-19 Nov 2020 - NAIDOC Stories, Christmas is coming, Stories of Remembrance and more

                    Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

                    NAIDOC Week online at Museums Victoria

8th               Ready and Waiting - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 6-12 Nov 2020 - Praying for America, NAIDOC Week and more

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News update

1st               Meek is not Weak - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 30 Oct-5 Nov 2020 - NAIDOC Week, Rev Dr Denise Champion, Call stories, Vale Rev Dr Noel Preston

                    October edition of the JustAct Newsletter

                    Make West Papua Safe

October, 2020

25th            Holiness - Reason and Responsibility - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 23-29 Oct 2020 - A Feast of Webinars

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News update

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

18th            An air of prayer - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 16-22 Oct 2020 - Service of Acknowledgement and Lament, The Amazing Grace of Vika & Linda, Measuring our Carbon Footprint and more

11th            Welcome - Dress appropriately - Rev Jinseon Park 

                   UCA National News - 9-15 Oct 2020 - Budget lacks vision, President's Webinar wrap, Liturgy of Acknowledgemnt and Lament and more

                   UnitingWorld E-News - Your advocacy is making a difference

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod E-News Update

4th              Gardener, Grapes and Greed - Rev Jinseon Park 

                   UCA National News - 2-8 Oct 2020 - Called by God Presidents webinar, Uniting women for a gender-equal Budget and more

September, 2020

27th            Embracing Humility - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 25 Sep-1 Oct 2020 - A Zero Emissions Church, Our Gender Agenda, an Aged Care Prayer and more

                   Victoria & Tasmania Synod e-news update

20th            Caring for God's Creation - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 18-24 Sep 2020 - Outgoing Moderators, A Gender-equal Recovery, Biodiversity is Back and more

13th            We are the Lord's - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 11-17 Sep 2020 - Season of Creation Prayers and Action and more

                   Victoria & Tasmania Synod e-news update

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid 19

6th              Beautiful World - Rev Jinseon Park

                    UCA National News - 4-10 Sep 2020 - Putting Children First, Still Praying for Lebanon and more

                    Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News update

                    Frontier News August 2020 - A Journey to Recovery

August, 2020

30th            Presence, Promise & Purpose - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                   UCA National News - 28 Aug-3 Sep 2020 - A Season of Creation, NYALC Online, South Sudan Appeal and more

                   August edition of the JustAct Newsletter

23rd            God as Sovereign - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 21-27 August 2020 - Taking Heart, Back in Black, Our New Website and more

                   Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News Update

                   Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

16th            Love Language - Rev Jinseon Park

                   UCA National News - 14-20 August 2020 - Vale Aunty Dorrie

                   An invitation to join in the Induction at Healesville of Rev Deacon Deb Kottek, 2.30pm today, 16th August.

9th             Dreams and Dangers - Rev Jinseon Park

                  UCA National News - 7-13 August 2020 - Faiths unite for nuclear ban, A Prayer for Lebanon, Masks for Victoria update and more

                  Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News update

                  Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

2nd           Let's do it together - Rev Jinseon Park

                 UCA National News - 31 Jul-6 Aug 2020 - Ecumenical Prayers for the Pandemic, our shared call on homelessness and more

                 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day

July, 2020

26th          Seeds and Sowers - Rev Jinseon Park

                 UCA National News - 24-30 Jul 2020 -  Our Faith on video, JobSeeker concerns, Assembly Standing Committee Update and more

                 Victorian & Tasmanian Synod e-News update

                 Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

19th          God is our hope - Rev Jinseon Park

                 UCA National News - 17-23 Jul 2020 - Sewing masks for Victoria, COVID reflections by church leaders, our interfaith Hiroshima Day service and more

12th          Birthright or Bust - Rev Jinseon Park

                 St.Margaret's News in Brief

                 UCA National News - 10-16 Jul 2020 - No Child Left Behind, End COVID for All, Thank you for the Worship and more

                 Victoria & Tasmania Synod e-News update

5th            Come to Me - Learn from Me - Rev Jinseon Park

                 St.Margaret's News in Brief

                 UCA National News - 3-9 Jul 2020 - Vale Rev Sir Samson Lowa, Uniting to create the new normal, Hiroshima anniversary and more

                 Victoria & Tasmania Synod e-News Update

                 The July edition of the JustAct Newsletter

June, 2020

28th          Spirituality of a cup of cold water - Rev Jinseon Park

                 St.Margaret's News in Brief

                 UCA National News - 26 Jun-3 Jul 2020 - United for peace in Korea, UnitingWorld End Of Financial Year COVID appeal and more

                 Victorian and Tasmania Synod e-news update

21st          God hears all the people - Rev Jinseon Park

                 St.Margaret's News in Brief

                 UCA President's Message for 43rd Anniversary of Inauguration

                 UCA National News - 12-19 June 2020 - Church Anniversary, Black Lives Matter and more

                 Victoria and Tasmania Synod e-news update 

14th          INDUCTION OF REV JINSEON PARK - Functional Faith - Rev Margaret Blair

                 St.Margaret's News in Brief 

                 UCA National News - 12-19 June 2020 - UCA stands against racism, Refugee Week, Church Partners look beyond COVID-19 and more

                 Victorian and Tasmania Synod - eNews Update

7th           TRINITY SUNDAY. Trinity in Troubled Times - Rev Dr Barry Brown

                 St.Margaret's News in Brief

                 UCA National News - 4-11 June 2020 - Speaking out against racism and police brutality, UAICC Streaming, World Environment Day and more

                 Synod of Victoria and Tasmania e-News

May, 2020

31st         DAY OF PENTECOST. Tongues of Love - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                St.Margaret's News in Brief

                UCA National News - Pentecost 2020 - National Reconciliation Week and more

                Victorian and Tasmanian Synod eNews

24th         Connected through Prayer - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                St.Margaret's News in Brief  

                UCA National News - 22-28 May 2020 - National Reconciliation Week 2020, Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Economy of Life call and more

                Victorian and Tasmanian Synod e-News update

                Reconciliation Week (27 May - 3 June) - Justice & International Mission

17th         Not alone - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                St.Margaret's News in Brief

                UCA National News - 15-21 May 2020 - Sharing your stories  with  the Disability Royal Commission, Our Virtual Iftar, Climate Day of Action and more

                Victoria and Tasmania Synod e-news update

                The latest social justice news...

                Celebrate National Reconciliation Week online

10th         The vibrant life - Rev Dhirenda Narayan

                St.Margaret's News

                UCA National News - 9-15 May 2020 - Climate Strike Solidarity, John 14:6, A Journey for All and more

                Victorian and Tasmania Synod e-news update

                COVID-19 and child safety - Commission for Children & Young People

3rd           We have a Mentor - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                NEWS & FUN

                UCA National News - 1-8 May 2020 - What Sustains Us, Federal COVID response failing church agencies and more

                Victoria & Tasmania Synod e-news update

                 Social Justice in the time of Covid-19

                 COVID-19 and child safety - Commission for Children & Young People

 

April, 2020

26th         Eyes wide open - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                AN ALTERNATIVE TO TRADITIONAL HOLY COMMUNION By Rev Jennie Gordon

25th         Anzac Day - ANZAC Day Commemoration - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

19th         The Wounded Healer - Rev Dhirendra Narayan - Take 2

                St.Margaret's News in Brief

                UCA National News - Easter Week - 16 April 2020 - An Easter people, Prayers for the Pacific, PPE donations and more

                Justice Actions in the time of Covid-19

12th         EASTER DAY - The Easter Hope - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                Stories & things to do at Easter

                UCA National News - Holy Week - 9 April 2020 - Easter streaming, messages, Lent Event and more

                Synod of Victoria & Tasmania e-news update

10th         GOOD FRIDAY - It is finished!- Rev Dhirendra Narayan

5th           PALM SUNDAY -  In the Master's hands - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                A message for kids about coronavirus

                RYDA REPORT - from Doug Williams

                UCA National News - Holy Week 2020 - Online Communion Arrangements, Palm Sunday and more

                Synod of Victoria and Tasmania e-news update

March, 2020

29th         Hope - now and then - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                Message for Sunday 29th Mar from St.Margaret's Church Council

                Another option to view a Service of Worship

                UCA National News - 27-30 Mar 2020 - Leaders' Prayers, Our new (Stay-at) Home page, Holy Communion Arrangements and more

                Synod of Victoria and Tasmania e-news update

22nd        Blind! And now ... Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                NEWSLETTER

15th         Water without bucket - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                NEWSLETTER

                UCA National News - 13-19 March 2020 - Ministry in the Hot Zone, UnitingCare welcomes COVID-19 measures and more

8th           Soooo - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                NEWSLETTER

                UCA National News - 6-12 March 2020 - Each for Equal - International Women's Day, A Coronavirus Prayer, Vale Bernie Clarke and more

                Synod of Victoria and Tasmania e-news update

1st           Give up! It's Lent! - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                NEWSLETTER

                UCA National News 27 Feb-5 Mar 2020 - Welcome to Lent,  A World without Nuclear Weapons, Summer Spirit, Frontier News and more

February, 2020

23rd        Faith and Fear - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

               NEWSLETTER

               UCA National News - 21-27 Feb 2020 - Leading questions, the tragedy of DV, UCA on ABC and more

16th        Love without Loopholes - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

               NEWSLETTER

               UCA National News - 14-20 Feb 2020 - Outcomes not promises to Close the Gap, FNC, a bigger Frontier and more

9th          Salt and Light - Rev Dhirendra Narayan

                NEWSLETTER

                UCA National News - 6-13 Feb 2020 - Courage under fire, face masks and prayers for our partners and more                                        https://mailchi.mp/nat/2020week1?e=f836f264e7

2nd         The Be Attitudes- Rev Dr Robert Stringer

NEWSLETTER 2nd February 2020

January, 2020

26th        AUSTRALIA DAY  Christian Discipleship in Oz - Rev Dr Barry Brown

19th        DAY OF MOURNING Come and See - Mrs Dorothy Gordon

12th        The Baptism of the Beloved - Rev Dr Barry Brown

5th          God beside you - Rev Dr Robert Stringer

December 2019

29th       The Pains of God - Rev Dr Barry Brown

25th        CHRISTMAS DAY Incarnation Celebration - Rev Dr Robert Stringer

UCA PRESIDENT'S CHRISTMAS MESSAGE

22nd       Born of a virgin, Mary - Rev Dr Robert Stringer

NEWSLETTER 22nd December 2019