LOF | Introduction to UCA Worship

Event Details

This one-day workshop unpacks the Uniting Church in Australia’s order of service and how it can apply to worship preparation.

Sessions will include the different movements within worship – the rhythm and flow of leading worship; the value and preparation of music, prayers, and presence, and more.

This day is for: worship leaders, lay preachers, and those interested in learning more about worship in the Uniting Church.

This workshop also serves as a pre-requisite for the Living Our Faith Series – completion of which can lead to becoming an accredited Lay Preacher in the UCA.

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Date: Saturday, 20 July 2019
Times: Start: 9:30 a.m. / Finish: 5 p.m.
Venue: Uniting Church Centre for Ministry
16 Masons Drive, North Parramatta
Cost: $100 per person
(includes: course materials and a catered –
morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea.)
UME Grant: Short-term Education Grants are available for those in financial need.
Please go to the UME Scholarships page for more information.


Pre-course Reading

Please find below the pre-course reading document (PDF, 2 pages) on: ‘Ordered Liberty’ in Worship, available for download:


Online Registrations:

Please register and pay in advance, via the online ‘Tickets’ payment and registration form that appears below.
Please Note: Registrations Closed – Thursday, 18 July at 11:30 p.m.


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Onsite Overnight Accommodation:

Those wishing to book overnight accommodation on-site at the Centre for Ministry are required to make inquiries directly with the Uniting Venues Booking Office:
Ph: 1300 138 125
E-mail: service@unitingvenues.org
Web: www.unitingvenues.org/contact


Travelling to the Centre for Ministry:

The Centre for Ministry is accessible by public transport. Please click on this link for more information about travelling to the centre via public transport. A free visitor car park is also available on-site, as well as in the overflow car park in the paddock diagonally opposite the centre’s driveway entrance.


Student Assignment Book

A fillable PDF version of the Student Assignment Book is available for download by clicking on the image below:


Leading Worship in the UCA – Student Assignment Book – Fillable (PDF 12 pages | 1.07 MB)

To make best use of the ‘Fillable PDF’ version of the application form, you may need to install, or update to the current version of the ‘Adobe Acrobat Reader DC’ software, or one of the alternative PDF readers available.  The download and installation of third-party software is at your own risk.

If you do intend to use this electronic PDF version of the homework Assignment Book to submit your assignment, please send it as an e-mail attachment to: lofassignments@nswact.uca.org.au


If you intend to submit a handwritten homework sheet, when completed, please post to:

Uniting Mission and Education
Attn: Living Our Faith Marking, Liam McKenna
16 Masons Drive
North Parramatta  NSW  2151


More Information:

If you would like more information about this course, please contact:

UME Reception | umeinfo@nswact.uca.org.au | Ph: 02 8838 8900


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