Events

Events

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Events

Feb 20, 2020

Early Morning Walking Group

Come and join us for a friendly walk in the park, alongside the river. Breathe in the fresh air, smell the bush, hear the songs of the birds and maybe even meet some of the local residents – kangaroos. rabbits, tawny frogmouth families, ducks, ibis, lorikeets, maybe even a sleepy wombat. What a great way to start your day! Contact Jan on 03 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org
Feb 21, 2020

English Conversation Classes

English conversation classes are run by volunteer tutors from Manningham Uniting Church and are open to any migrant who would like to improve their spoken and written English. Classes are held in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with a different topic presented each week. Classes are free and morning tea is provided. Contact Marion  or Tricia on 03 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org
Feb 23, 2020

Choir Practice

The choir leads the singing for the Fellowship@10 Sunday services and often sings a piece relevant to the theme of the service. Most times the piece is rehearsed only on the day of the service and so choir members can walk up to the rehearsal. Besides the regular choir members, other choristers are welcome to join for single services as/when they are able. At Easter and Christmas and sometimes other special occasions, additional rehearsals are arranged. Choir members are advised…
Feb 23, 2020

Family@10 (Worship)

A vibrant, contemporary, casual service for people of all ages. Led by worship teams/congregation and a member of the Ministry team. Young Explorers is incorporated within Family@10.
Feb 23, 2020

Fellowship@10 (worship)

Fellowship @10 is a relaxed traditional style worship service led by one of our ministers assisted by lay participants.  The worship is planned by the minister and worship planning teams and does not follow a set order.  The music emphasis is on traditional hymns accompanied by the organ but also includes more modern hymns and contemporary songs.  A choir practices at 9.15am prior to the service and often contributes to the worship. This service takes place at 10.00am each Sunday…
Feb 23, 2020

Young Explorers (worship)

Young Explorers focuses on developing young people into faithful and community minded adults. During the Family@10 service they meet together to play games, make crafts, sing songs and explore what it means to be a follower of Jesus. Young Explorers are also active participants in the main worship space teaching, learning and discovering with the adults. The Young Explorer leaders are Education, Safe Church and First Aid trained and offer a variety of skills to support and encourage the young people…
Feb 23, 2020

The Woodhouse Grove (Worship)

WORSHIP AT WOODHOUSE GROVE is a traditional service held each Sunday morning at 147 Woodhouse Grove, Box Hill North at 10.00am.
Feb 23, 2020

Youth Group

A new year brings the news that Youth Group (yrs 5 to 10) is starting up at MUC! We have a team of leaders excited about running an awesome program which is guaranteed to get you pumped. Have fun, get active, develop friendships, discover the meaning of happiness and see what impact we can have on this world. It doesn’t get any better than that!  Eat dinner before you come and supper will be provided.  GoClimb Are you training to…
Feb 23, 2020

Understanding Sexuality & Gender Diversity in 2020

IMPLICATIONS FOR CHRISTIANS & OTHER FAITH TRADITIONS Ro Allen is an experienced and longstanding advocate for LGBTIQ Victorians and has held leadership positions in the community and government sectors. Ro has been a member of three Victorian Government LGBTI ministerial advisory groups and chaired the ministerial advisory committee on LGBTI Health and Wellbeing between 2007 and 2009. In formative years, Ro held positions in the Synod Youth Ministry Team of the Uniting Church as well as positions with the Victorian…
Feb 24, 2020

MUC Knitters Group

Ladies with a common interest in knitting come together to create warm garments and soft toys for newly arrived refugees and asylum seekers and enjoy afternoon tea together. Donations of yarn are appreciated. Contact Helen or Marion on 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org
Feb 24, 2020

Fresh Youth theatre

Each Fresh Youth Theatre workshop is open to young people aged12-18 and consists of afternoon tea, rehearsal time, small group discussion around the theme of the play and then we all sit down together and share a meal. The leaders include a director, a pastoral carer, a member of our Ministry Team and several other volunteers and all have Working with Children checks and have undertaken Safe Church training. A Fresh Youth Theatre season consists of approximately 16 weeks of…
Feb 24, 2020

Explorers Study Group

We are a group wishing to explore our faith through an evolving perspective, in a safe comfortable environment. Material used includes books, articles, study series and videos, sourced from a number of different areas. We begin each session with supper and then a time of sharing. Our main agenda includes a short informal worship followed by discussion for approx. one hour. Contact Zoe or Gwyn 03 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org
Feb 25, 2020

Playgroup

Our playgroup program gives children the opportunity to socialise and to learn to play with other children; to develop a sense of cooperation through new experiences in a fun and stimulating environment. It also enhances interactions between adults and children, whilst building a sense of community between both the children and adults taking part in the group. We know children learn through varied play activities in which they explore, imagine, create, wonder and simply have fun. At Playgroup our activities…
Feb 25, 2020

Green Sage Morning Coffee Group

MUC ladies and friends come together to enjoy a coffee/tea and a weekly catch-up. Special Birthdays are celebrated and the ladies support each other in times of need. They also collect loose change for the ‘Porridge Pot’ which is sent to Malawi, Africa to support the Mphatso Children’s Foundation. Contact Helen or Elaine on 03 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org
Feb 25, 2020

Tuesday Mens’ Coffee Group – The Grumpies

This is a very informal group of retired men that meets at Michel’s at The Pines Shopping Centre every Tuesday to enjoy the coffee and try to solve the world’s problems, so far without any success. The Grumpies draw from a group of about twenty-five and attendances range between eight and fifteen. The focus is purely social based on coffee and conversation. The Group is welcomes all MUC men and friends and we would be pleased to see some new…
Feb 26, 2020

MUC Connections – Supporting refugees and people seeking asylum

MUC Connections is a group of people who encourage one another to connect with, support and advocate for refugees and people seeking asylum. Activities include speakers, petitions, organising food, and toy drives; making up toiletry packs to give to newly arrived refugees, activities to raise awareness, and fundraising for organisations that support people seeking asylum. New members are always welcome. Contact Marion, Brian or Ian on 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org
Feb 27, 2020

Social Justice Action Group

The Group meets to promote social justice issues in our church and wider community. We aim to raise awareness and encourage actions in issues such as climate change and environment, indigenous rights and reconciliation as well as the range of issues impacting the most disadvantaged in our world – e.g. homelessness, poverty, family violence, people with disability, exploitation of overseas workers. Contact Tony on 03 9846 2012; info@manninghamuc.org