World Pride 2023

Equal Voices invites Christians to Share the Joy in World Pride 2023

[email protected] will be held in Sydney between 17-Feb to 05-Mar-2023,
The first time World Pride has been held in the southern hemisphere.

Pitt Street Uniting Church (PSUC) Hub

  • Offering safe and celebratory faith space and pastoral support in the CBD.
  • Signposting celebrating and affirming faith communities and activities across Sydney.

(Pictured left: Queer Angels Art Installation at Pitt Street)

Diary of Praise and Prayer for World Pride 2023

Upcoming Events @ Pitt Street UC


Free Angel Lantern making workshops at Pitt Street – registrations are open:

Pitt Street Uniting Church
Friday – 17-Feb-2023, from 1.30pm – 5pm – register here
Saturday – 18 Feb-2023, Premade lantern workshop, from 11am – 1pm – register here
Saturday – 18 Feb-2023, from 2pm – 5.30pm – resister here
Sunday – 19 Feb-2023, from 2pm – 5.30pm Tall Angel workshop – register here
St Stephen’s Uniting Church
Monday – 20 Feb-2023, from 6pm – 9.30pm – register here
Wednesday – 22 Feb-2023, from 9am – 12.30pm – register here

Find LGBTIQA+ Resources

Series of 15 brochures from the Uniting Network Australia.

More UNA Resources – including A Short History of LGBTIQA+ People and the Uniting Church is by Warren Talbot, LGBTIQ Pilgrims.

Liturgy and other worship resources from the Transgender Day of  Rememberance, held Sunday, 20-Nov-22.

Pancake Pride Celebration – Food – Worship – Discussion
An ecumenical celebration on Tues, 22-Feb-2023, from 6pm to 9pm at Pitt Street Uniting Church – register here

Previous Events @ Pitt Street

Wine with Queer Angels – Amplifying Queer Voices of Faith that bring light

Monday, 19-Dec-22 at 5:30pm – starting with wine and cheese
6pm Introduction to queer angels installation and [email protected] plans.   Media Release.

(Pictured Right: Queer Angels Art Installation, with Jyllie Jackson of Lismore Lantern Parade)

 

Return to Worship – COVID-19 Safe Plan

Return to Worship – COVID-19 Safe Plan

For the latest information on COVID please visit NSW Health website page for COVID-19.

  1. Please do not come to Pitt St if you are unwell with any of the symptoms of COVID.  Please get tested and self isolate until you get a negative result if you are unwell or a close contact of someone who has COVID.  We also strongly encourage you to stay away if you are considered a casual contact.
  2. Please use the QR check in code if possible.  If not please ensure your contact details are recorded by one of the welcomers.
  3. Please maintain physical distance whenever possible and avoid congregating in entry/ exit points, ailes etc.  Observe distance markings where possible
  4. Households can sit together but please follow green tick spacing for different households.
  5. Mask wearing if required.
  6. Congregants who are fully vaccinated are able to join in singing but are required to do wo while wearing a mask..
  7. No physical contact when “exchanging the peace.”  Please just use an appropriate distant acknowledgement.
  8. Morning tea will not be served in the coming weeks.  Feel free to visit a nearby cafe to catch up with one another.
  9. Cleaning teams are asked to clean frequently touched hard surfaces- the backs and sides of pews, lecterns, light switches, door handles and door plates etc with spray bottle and damp cloth.
  10. Those using av equipment, pens, clipboards, chairs etc are also asked to clean after use.
  11. Please keep out of office / kitchen spaces unless absolutely necessary, and observe capacity limits
  12. Remember the importance of frequent handwashing or use of hand sanitiser
  13. Extra masks, hand sanitiser and cleaning materials are available as required.
  14. Please ask the COVID monitor or welcomer if you need any clarification
  15. While we encourage vaccination, we will not require or check peoples vaccination status.
  16. Pitt St COVID Safe Plan is available at the back of the Church.