Introducing – Sabrina

A very warm welcome to Sabrina, our new administrator at Bryndwr!  Make sure you pop in and say hi some time.  The office hours remain the same. (Noted in the last page of the order of service each week).

Sunday 9th October – Kirkin O’The tartan:  The Kirkin O’The tartan service is to be held at The Village Church Bryndwr  on 9th October at 10am – people are invited to wear or bring their tartan to be blessed.  Rev Hamish Galloway is the Minister taking the Service.  The Clans will be in attendance and piped in.  Any questions please call Ruth C.

School Holidays: Mon 3rd October to Mon 17th October.  Many of our groups take a break during this time.

Dan will give a presentation and invite questions and discussion on his study leave material, Towards Simplicity, Harmony, and Generally Being Useful, on 30th October, 6pm in the hall at Bryndwr. You can find the report published in the latest Village News.

Eco Church Kōrero: Ending Plastic Waste – our part in a global movement

Monday, 7 November 2022 at 7.30pm. ONLINE conversation.

The UN Global Plastics Treaty is one of the most significant international agreements dealing with plastic waste.

A Rocha New Zealand (which runs the Eco Church project to which the Village is a member) invites you to learn about and join in this global movement. Hosted by Rev Silvia Purdie with support from Megan Blakie and Karen Weir.

Register (free) to receive the zoom link:

AGM Date: The Village Church & Community Centre AGM will be held on Sunday 16th October, beginning with morning tea following the service, with the official ‘meeting’ kicking off at 11:30am. This allows people who are coming from other services time to travel in between. Parish Council nominations should be given to David Brown or Frances Coburn by 2nd October.

Roster Reminder October 9:

Set-up – Donald and Catherine.

Welcoming – Margaret and Gordon, Anne S.

Reading – Mary Jo, Ian C.

Counting – Gordon, Jane.

Technician – Donald.

Morning Tea – Salilo and Jerry,

Fuatino and Sapu.

Bryndwr grounds – Ken.


October Time Event Venue
Sun 2   10.00am Worship Service Bryndwr
10.00am Worship Service Redwood
6.00pm Table Talk Papanui
Mon 3 (School Holidays)
1.30pm Bible Study and Prayer Group Redwood
7.00pm Indoor Bowls Bryndwr
Tue 4
Wed 5 9.45am Badminton Papanui
Note.. (Dan on leave from today until Tues 11th)
Thur 6 11.30am Midweek Service followed by provided lunch Papanui
5.00pm Thursday Hour Bryndwr
Fri 7
Sat 8 9.30am Clothing Shop Bryndwr
Sun 9 10.00am Worship Service – Kirkin O’The tartan Bryndwr
10.00am Worship Service Redwood
11.00am Book Stall Bryndwr