Reflection 27 November

 Advent 1. Romans 13:11-14 & Matthew 24:36-44. The candle of hope has been lit. The first Advent candle is the candle of HOPE. Jesus is our hope. His life, death and resurrection give us everlasting life. “The light of hope shines in the darkness and the darkness...

Notices 27 November – 4 December

Children’s service: Next Sunday, 4 December, is our service celebrating the children of The Village.  This is always a fun service which the children join us for.  You are invited to bring a plate to share for morning tea after the service.  Parking at St...

Notices 20 – 27 November

Papanui site: Now that we have consent for the new building, the demolition of the remaining buildings is scheduled to take place very early in December.  Thursday, November 24, the facility will be open from 1pm to 3pm for anyone to come along and share their...

Notices 13 – 20 November

Parking at St Andrew’s College Chapel: The school car park off Normans Rd is available to use for parking and, unless there is a major school event in the weekend, there should be plenty of street parking. There is some drop-off space around the chapel entrance....

Reflection 13 November

Luke 21:5-19 Finding our Souls Let me start by stating categorically that the Lectionary Gospel reading was not cooked up to time in with the outcome of this week’s American elections! So the mention of ‘wars and insurrections’ and ‘nation against nation’ and ‘famines...

Notices 6 -13 November

Our Deepest Sympathy: We remember with fondness the passing of three of our congregation this last week – Agnes Cooper, Christine Upritchard and Noel Smith. Our thoughts and prayers are with their families at this very sad time.  Parking at St Andrew’s College Chapel:...