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Thought for the week

Thought For The Week September 17

Once again it is election season.  Once again we have parties and candidates selling us their vision of a better New Zealand and a better world.  Each one will assure you that they have the only right and true answer to our woes.  Each one will assure you that the other lot are misguided and […]

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Thought For The Week September 10

Welcome to our worship services today. If you are like me you will be feeling a lift in your spirit as we move out of winter into spring. It’s lovely to have more light, colour, fragrance and warmth around us. Next Sunday at Trinity will be the annual spring flower displays which will fill the […]

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Thought For The Week 3, September

One of the things that never ceases to amaze me is the love and care that so many people put into our church.  Whether we’re like Mary, sitting at the feet of Jesus, or like Martha, hard at work in the kitchen, our efforts  contribute so much to the life of the church, and to […]

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Thought For The Week 27 August

Whatever your political persuasion is there can be little doubt that this election season suddenly became very interesting with the resignation of various leaders. National looked like they were sleep walking into this election but have been jolted awake by the “Jacinda effect”; the Greens  mis-calculated the effect their co-leader’s discloser of benefit and election […]

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Thought Fot The Week 20th August

On the good news front this week, it is encouraging to see work progressing on our buildings.  The painters have been at work at Trinity Hall, and the insulation has been going in at St Stephens.  The new chairs for St Stephens have arrived in the  country.        As I write this we […]

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Thought For The Week 13 August

As I write this, the work on the Trinity hall is coming to completion. The roof is still to be painted once the weather warms up but the leaks have been fixed, new electrical wiring throughout the building, fresh paint outside and new lights mean this facility is ready to serve the mission of God […]

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Thought For The Week Aug 6

— This morning I was talking about the Good Samaritan with my Bible in Schools class.  This well loved story hinges on the greatest commandment: ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind’; and, ‘Love your  neighbour as yourself.’” The […]

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Thought For The Week 23, July

  Well what a busy week it’s been! The Landlubbers holiday programme at St Stephen’s saw around 50 children over the 3 days learning about the changed life Saul, who became Paul, had after encountering Jesus. This programme really brought out the creativity in those who helped make it happen. Some amazing craft projects were […]

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Thought For The Week 16th July, Brent

Welcome to our combined service today. As we are one church with 2 worship centres, its important that we have regular combined services. These serve to remind us that though we may worship in different ways we worship the same Lord. This week at St Stephen’s will see 50 children attending the 3-day holiday programme […]

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Thought For The Week 9th July, Brent

Last Sunday Elaine Wyllie went to be with the Lord after a short battle with leukemia. Her passing took many by surprise as she was such an   energetic lady, always willing to lend a hand where needed. Her funeral was very well attended which is testament to the number of lives she touched with […]

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