EASTER SERVICES @ MANNING UNITING CHURCH
9.00am Good Friday April 2 Worship Leader: Rev John Thornton
9.00am Easter Day April 4 Worship Leader: Rev John Thornton
SCROLL DOWN FOR THE SUNDAY MORNING WORSHIP ROSTER - APRIL TO JUNE 2021
SCROLL DOWN for information how to access the Mid North Coast Presbytery Sunday Online Church. The Synod of NSW.ACT also has a list of Uniting Churches across NSW and the ACT that are offering worship online.
EASING OF COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS
A further easing of COVID-19 restrictions in NSW will operate from Monday 29 March.
Summary of Changes
Details of restrictions applicable from Monday 29 March:
Singing: There are no restrictions on singing, including indoors, and masks are not re-quired.
Masks: Masks are no longer mandatory but remain strongly recommended. This in-cludes on public transport.
Communion: Continue to ensure elements are prepared in a hygienic way (using gloves and consider the wearing of a mask due to the close proximity to food). Ele-ments distributed to the seated congregation by server/s also wearing gloves and possibly a mask (see above). Consider using tongs to assist with the dis-tribution of bread and be mindful of the 1.5 metre physical distancing where possible.
Attendance records are still required.
Cleaning: There has been no easing with the requirements for cleaning.
Dancing: There are no restrictions in place for dancing at weddings (or other events).
The venue must have a COVID-19 Safety Plan and be registered as a COVID Safe venue.
We remind you that entry conditions are:
In the previous 14 days, have you:
1) had any COVID-19 symptoms?
2) been in contact with any confirmed/suspected COVID-19 cases?
3) travelled internationally?
Online Church – You can worship Online if you are still in worship isolation and may be looking to connect with the wider presbytery family. The Mid North Coast Presbytery Sunday service is now merged with the Port Uniting service. In your web browser: www.uca-nswact.zoom.us/j/708240593 – or in the Zoom app, Meeting ID: 708 240 593. Virtual ‘mingling’ from 8.30am, with the service beginning at 9.00 am. All welcome. Don’t forget that these services are recorded, and you can find them if you go to the MNC website: www.midnorthcoast.uca.org.au The sermons from previous weeks are available on the Port Macquarie Uniting Sunday morning worship Youtube channel
The Synod of NSW.ACT has a list of Uniting Churches across NSW and the ACT that are offering worship online. Some services are live streamed from Facebook pages or prerecorded and available on YouTube or available as podcasts. https://nswact.uca.org.au/covid-19-information-for-presbyteries-and-congregations/livestream-options-for-worship-during-covid-19/
ROSTER FOR APRIL TO JUNE 2021 WORSHIP SERVICES:
Date Theme Worship Leader
Sunday April 2 Good Friday Rev John Thornton
Sunday April 4 Easter Day Rev John Thornton
Sunday April 11 Easter 2 David Freeman
Sunday April 18 Easter 3 Jessie Mervyn Jones
Sunday April 25 Easter 4 Chris Goodsell
Sunday May 2 Easter 5 Peter Cambrell
Sunday May 9 Easter 6 Rev Claire Wright
Sunday May 16 Easter 7 Rev Claire Wright
Sunday May 23 Pentecost Rev Claire Wright
Sunday May 30 Trinity Sunday Rev Claire Wright - Bring a friend Sunday
Sunday June 6 Pentecost 2 Beth Norling
Sunday June 13 Pentecost 3 Rev Simon Hansford
Sunday June 20 Pentecost 4 Rev Lindsay Sheppard
Sunday June 27 Pentecost 5 Darryl Drury