Central Office: 349 Wai-iti Road, Timaru, 7910  Phone: 03 686 0981       Email: oneoffice@timarupres.org.nz

Weekly Notices 21,October 2018

Access to St Stephens Complex:  While the builders are doing the alterations to the foyer, access to the church, hall and lounge is through the outside office door, following the directions and arrows.  Please stay out of the building site as this is a hazardous area.

Mission Updates recently received:  These are in the magazine holder on the table in Foyers:  Please feel free to take and read:

  • Barnabasaid
  • Mission without Borders
  • World Vision Gift Catalogue
  • Leprosy Mission Christmas Catalogue

Holiday Programme Meeting:  To be held at the Manse, 347 Wai-iti Road at 3.30pm on Wednesday 24 October.  Contact:  Catherine ph 686 1382

Timaru Combined Youth Event: October 26, 7-9pm at the Timaru Elim Church,  Elizabeth Street.  Guest Panel: Bevan Halliwell, Alan Black & Matt Cameron.    Living As A Christian In India: Ash Scott

Combined Churches Prayer:  ‘Hope’ 7pm on Sunday 28 October at Elim Christian  Centre .

Timaru Ephesus:  Meets Sunday 28 Oct, at St Stephens, 349 Wai-iti Road at 3.30pm.  An opportunity to learn about   another major faith as our guest speaker is from the Muslim community and will share about his Islam faith.  If you would like more information phone: Ellen 688 8107 or Ron 03 693 9583.

Daffodils:  Thank you to those that helped to pick, bunch and sell.  We raised $1,001.10.

ZR Klub Opening Night – Alcohol & Smoke Free Youth Centre.  Under the  Arcade,    between Willmott’s and Timaru Herald (formerly Barcode).  Under 18 Disco. Friday 2 November 7pm–9pm.  Adult     supervision.  Tickets $10 – ticket includes drink and snack on entry.  Pre sales:  Facebook ZR Klub link or contact Solomon  027 414 9372.  Door sales too.  Ticket sales limited to 100, so get in quick!

Beyond the Amusement Park:  CWCINZ present this afternoon on Sun 4 November.  2pm garden walk—2.30pm start: Devonshire Tea Ashfield Manor, 71 Cass St, Temuka.  Tickets $15.  Speaker:  Vanessa MacCarthy.  Email: christinecummins1960@gmail.com or 027 375 1921.  www.cwcinz.org.nz  CWCI is a wonderful supportive group for women of all ages to pursue and grow in their Christian walk of faith.   See poster for more information.

Bookings of Rooms in Both Complexes:  Please remember to check with the Office and book in your group before you advertise it.  This helps prevent double bookings.  Phone 686 0981.

Need personal prayer?  Contact one of the TPP Prayer Chain Branches:  Rosalie   684 5878, or Heather 684 3847, or Marj 684 4953.  All requests confidential.

Christian Superstore—102 Stafford St, Timaru: Christmas is fast approaching and we at the shop are starting to enjoy all the children’s books, diaries and calendars that are coming in for the season ahead. If you are planning to send gifts overseas we have some beautiful small calendars, journals and inspirational books that are spiritually encouraging.

Have you discovered our testimonials and biographies? Ranging from Nicky Cruz,  Billy Graham and testimonials from living in a life of faith. Stories that talk of life changes from the past into a new way of being with God and a hope for the eternal heavenly future. Whether books or biographical DVD’s we have a wide collection throughout the shop.  May your journey with the Lord be an inspiration and a blessing to each other and yourself..

Alpine Presbytery Newsletter:  Keep up to date on what is happening in our Alpine Presbytery.  A few copies of the Newsletter are being placed on the table in Foyers each week.  If you are not on our email list and would like a copy emailed, please contact our office ph 686 0981.

YOUTHANASIA:   Can we make a difference ?

Wednesday 7 November at 7.pm in the St Johns Church. 125 Wai-iti Road . Come and listen to Dr Annette Beautrais speak on her work in Suicide Research and prevention in NZ.  All are Welcome.


Giving  Everything that we have is a gift from God.

You can contribute financially in the following ways:

  • Cash, cheque or envelope in the offering plate, thanks.
  • Automatic Payment or internet banking – Acc no: 03-1714-0405434-01

Or if you have any queries, please email us at:  finance@timarupres.org.nz

Need more Offering Envelopes?  Contact the church office 686 0981

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