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Heartland church welcomes christians and those who seek to connect to christianity in the blackall area. We aim to make contact with and encourage others to join us in our life- changing christian journey. Heartland church in blackall, queensland is a friendly christian community where we welcome others to join us in our worship and service to god. Our vision is to make an impact for god, here.