Upcoming Events ..
Parish events ...
to 6 Dec
|The Prayer Course - Sunday afternoon in the Church Hall finishing 6 December!|
|24 Nov||7pm to 9pm||God's Present Evening in the Church Hall - opportunity for those in our community who would incur financial hardship if they did conventional Christmas shopping to ‘shop for free’. Donations of new presents or ‘good’ used presents are very welcome. They can be for any age, not just toys, although of course donations of toys are very welcome. |
|29 Nov||10am||Combined Service in the Church on Sunday 29 November Advent Sunday at 10am, followed by a shared potluck meal in the Hall after the service. |
|5 Dec||0900||Church working Bee|
|11 Dec||5:30 to 7:30||Whanau Friday 11 December - special Christmas food !!!|
|13 Dec||7pm||Service of Lessons & Carols and Remembering our Dead, Sunday 13 December 7pm in Church|
Church Calendar ...
Covid-19: Our Global Response. We’ve handled the Covid Crisis well in NZ, but our global friends are suffering greatly. We’re partnering with four key projects where our help is needed: In Fiji, Mozambique, Gaza City and India, COVID-19 has hit them hard. Let’s share our financial blessings with those who are hardest hit. Click here for more information.
Christian World Service is the official development organisation for the Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand, as well as for a number of other Christian churches. Click here for details on their coronavirus appeal.
Climate Change Response
Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill After public consultation, this bill replaces the original Zero Carbon Act. The Bishops are asking Anglicans to make submissions to the Select Committee considering the bill. See the pamphlet available in the Church foyer for more information relating to make a submission.
An explanatory video can be found here.
And a sermon from Bishop Ellie here.
See the youth section for a list of upcoming youth events in the Church.
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