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As we transition into the new Manningham Uniting Church & Community Centre and to remain COVID safe, we will be worshipping online.

This coming Sunday we will be worshipping online – live via zoom @10am. For the link to access the service please email info@manninghamuc.org .

For those unable to join at this time, the reflection will be available here the following day.

Worship Online

24 October 2021

As we transition into the new Manningham Uniting Church & Community Centre and to remain COVID safe, we will be worshipping online. This coming Sunday we will be worshipping online – live via zoom @10am. For the link to access the service please email info@manninghamuc.org . For those unable to join at this time, the reflection will be available here the following day.

17 October 2021

Listen to Jill offering the bible reading which is followed by Swee Ann’s insights
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10 October 2021

Watch the dramatic reading, the listen to Swee Ann’s reflection on the reading

3 October 2021

The reading and reflection from Sunday 3 October is ready for viewing.

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Mangoes Fundraiser!

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DREAM STAGES

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The Challenge of Change

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