Upcoming Events ..
Parish events ...
|24 February onwards||???||Lent Groups|
Check the newsletter for updates of the Lent group sessions using the Diocesan Lent Studies booklet.
|25 April||9am & 11:30am||Anzac Day falls on a Sunday. There will be a combined Sunday Eucharist or both 9am and 10.30am congregations, at 9am in the Church. There will be an Anzac Day Service at the Lychgate at 11.30am. followed by refreshments in the Church Hall.|
|1 May||8am to 12pm||GARAGE SALE in the Church Hall.|
Church Calendar ...
|29 March||7pm||Chrism Eucharist, The Cathedral. Clergy will renew their ordination vows, and the Bishops bless oil to be used for baptisms and for healing during the coming year. All parishioners are also welcome to renew their baptismal vows. |
|9 April||7pm||CMS Meeting: Jolene (Mission Partner in Middle East), will speak about her ministry with refugee women and National Director , Rosie Fyfe, will give an update about NZCMS activities. This will happen on Friday 9 April, at St Pauls, Waiwhetu, Lower Hutt , starting at 7pm with coffee and tea.|
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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