Upcoming Events ..
Parish events ...
1 May ...
Alpha 2019, to introduce people to Christian faith, is meeting in the Hall on Wednesdays. It begins with a soup and roll lunch after the Vege Run has ended.
|30 May to|
Thy Kingdom Come: Thursday 30 May (Ascension Day) - Sunday 9 June (Pentecost) We will be joining other parishes around the Diocese, and around the Anglican Communion in the third annual wave of prayer for people to come to know Jesus. This is an initiative of the Archbishop of Canterbury. We’ll be marking the initiative at Morning Prayer during this period. We’ll also have a Prayer Vigil in the Church from 2pm—8pm on Saturday 8 June (Eve of Pentecost).
|30 June|| |
Combined Service in the Church Sunday 30 June 10am followed by bring a plate shared lunch in Hall.
|15 July to |
Childrens’ Holiday Programme Monday 15 July—Friday 19 July 10am—2pm in the Hall.
|11 August||Bishop Justin will be visiting the parish on Sunday 11 August|
St Hilda’s High Tea Saturday 8 June 2pm St Hilda’s Hall, Cruickshank Road. Theme: “My Fair Lady Race Day” (Black & White). Charge $10 per person. To book a table (seats 8) or part of a table, please phone Lindy 027 274 9586 or email email@example.com. RSVP by Friday 31 May.
Way2Go Saturday 22 June 9.30am-4pm at Samuel Marsden Collegiate School Scripture Union training for those involved in Children, Intermediate, and All Age Ministry. If you are interested in attending, please tell Raewyn.
Rubbish Revolution - May to August
Between May and August 2019, the Diocese is running a low-waste challenge for people of all ages in parishes. Our parish team of adults and young people is led by our Climate Change Catalyst, Louise Cleghorn. The mission is to reduce the amount of rubbish produced by the parish This initiative is supported by the following workshops:
- Saturday 25 May 2.30pm Make beautiful compost at Kaicycle Farm, 8A Hospital Road
- Wed 29 May 5.45pm Waste 101 Workshop with The Rubbish Trip at St Michael’s Church, 81 Upland Rd
- Sat 8 June 2.30pm Raincheck date for Make beautiful compost
- Sat 15 June 3pm Beeswax Wrap workshop at the Anglican Centre 18 Eccleston Hill, Thorndon (avoid gladwrap!)
See the youth section for a list of upcoming youth events in the Church.
Friday Night Youth resumes on 15 February 7-8pm. Other than on third Fridays, when it follows Messy Church, Friday Night Youth meets from 6.30-8pm in term time.
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