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

Weekly Notices 31 March 2019

Today is Harvest Thanksgiving:   All gifts of fruit and vegetables and grocery items will be donated to Family Works Food Bank.  Thank you for your donations.

Deadline for April/May LINK:  Please email to: link@timarupres.org.nz or drop copy in to the Church Office by Friday 5 April.

Mission Project:  The donations from the Bucket Mission and the Retiring                Offering next Sunday, 7 April will be for Presbyterian Women’s Special Project – NZ.

Mission Update:  Our annual knitting project starts today, and will continue on through the winter months. Patterns for small    teddy bears, fingerless mittens, slippers, bunny blankets (for toddlers) and comfort dolls are all available in the church foyers, along with some wool and Dacron. Some of these items will be given to the hospital chaplain for distribution, and the remaining items will go to Hanan and Kowhai  kindergartens. There will be no Buy and Supply Table today. All donated produce will go to Family Works. During April, Buy and Supply will be raising funds to cover expenses incurred when members visit Hanan and Kowhai kindergartens for the very popular cooking sessions.

Zumba Gold Exercises: Do come along and enjoy exercise and fun. Wednesdays  weekly at St Stephen’s Hall at 1pm.

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.

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.  Pick up a copy, you might find something of interest in it.  If you are not on our email list and would like a copy emailed, please contact our office ph 686 0981.

Information and Permission Form: Unfortunately we omitted to put a box on the form for you to include your phone numbers.  Please print your phone number on the bottom of your sheet.

Rhythm Kids:  Meets at Trinity Hall every Tuesday during the school term from 9.30am-10.30am. Contact Helen 684 6403 or 021 768 973 .

Early Churches in and around Timaru:   We have been given the opportunity to sell these books for $20.  $10 which will stay   with TPP the other $10 towards Hamilton’s costs. A sample is in the foyer. Contact the office  686 0981 to purchase.

Keep up to date with the latest information on our website:  www.timarupres.org.nz

Life Church:  Are running two 10 week Life Keys courses starting on Tues 30 April and ending on Tues 2 July:  The courses are:

  1. Woman to Woman—designed to assist women to overcome the challenges of life.
  2. Valiant Man—designed to fortify and restore the moral and spiritual integrity of men living in a highly sexualised world.

For more information please see the poster on the noticeboard or pick up a  brochure.

The Timaru District Choir:   Are presenting ‘The Easter Story in Song’.  There are two concerts being held:

  • Saturday 13 April at 2pm at Trinity Church, College Road, Timaru
  • Sunday 14 April at 2pm at St Augustine’s, Johns Road, Waimate.

Entry is by programme cost $15 Adults and $8 for students.

Christian Superstore—102 Stafford Street:    We have several specials for March:

20% off Christian Living Books, including Testimonials, Studies, Prophecy and all top sellers.  (excl. Childrens books and Bibles these are at Special Prices).

Ways to contact us:

Facebook “Christian Superstore Timaru”. Keeping up to date with new stock & what is happening locally within the local churches and community. A great space to let you know what is going on. If you want to message us with orders or thoughts please do so.

Email for if you have any questions: timarucbs@maxnet.co.nz


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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