St Christopher’s is a joyful faith community of hope and authenticity.

There is always room at the table for you.

Latest News

What a great day this past Sunday, Pentecost (31st!)

It was a great Penetcost celebration – face-to-face! We had a lovely time in both services and the great participation on line by those who could not be with us!  The unity in community was palpable! Being together, worshiping and seeing one another was great.  Our Vicar, Michael presided and Rev Eric taught.  Vilna was […]

Leadership Lab #2 (rescheduled post C-19) 18 or 25 July

Teams, Organisations, Symphonies all train, all get the same strategy, form a DNA, grow professionally, journey and grow together. It is not less intentionally necessary, even more so as the church. The Spirit leads and empowers, but does so in and through God’s church, Christ’s bride and the evidence of such team (rowing together) is […]

Welcome our new Youth Pastor, Josiah!

I would like to take this great opportunity to share great news with you all!  Josiah Langan has now been appointed our Youth Pastor for intermediate and secondary students! After a lengthy (made longer by C-19 journey, but great for true discerning) process we’ve arrived at God’s leading for our church and youth!  Josiah, raised […]

Upcoming Series; Conflict, Money & being an Anglican… what??? 🙂

In forming our community, growing, sensing where God is taking us, we invested fourteen weeks over about twenty, making room for significant church calendar dates, eg Easter, for a long series called “Follow the Rabbi.”  In this series we reviewed our perception of what a Christian is, is about, our goals, motivations and practical habits […]

YOU ARE WELCOME HERE

Life post Covid-19 changed everything.  What’s important?  Who are we?  What will we do to live authentic to our hearts, our convictions?  What matters?

Yes, we are in an era where change is moving at an unsustainable pace, where everything is questioned; where we’re more connected than ever, but never more lonely and authentic unconditional love is scarce; where we confess a spiritual thirst, but are unsure about God and what it implies for our lives.  Ours is a church  where skeptics and saints, sinners and the sarcastic, the well to do and the hungry, where those with clear belonging and those wandering are all accepted and belong.

As for us, we’re not perfect. We have scars and shortcomings. Yet, we are a people, a place of hope, a future, and transformation from a life as sold to us in the media to one that is unconditional, gritty and honest, a journey shared together, with an unshakable purpose and reason to get out of bed in the morning. Come, explore, question, wrestle, grow in a trusted environment where you’ll be accepted, can unwrap it all and just be. Come gain the confidence to be vulnerable and celebrated right where you are, and invited to go places you’ve never dreamt.

As for you, you may have great faith, or wonder if there is a God at all, or you’re very wary from some experience you don’t have words for.  You may be trying to keep it together, or simply sense God is wooing you, calling you, a longing for connecting to the deep yearning within.  It doesn’t matter – at all.  You’re welcome here.  We’ll be a safe place to unpack it, wrestle it, taste and see and we will walk with you through it.  You may be ready to jump in, or just watch.  Fine…  Come, everyone is welcome at the table.

St Christopher’s is an Anglican Church, a faith community of people who want all of who we are, all we have to offer, all we are created for to be realised and count. We don’t judge you, but encourage; don’t condemn, but coach; don’t abandon, but hang in through the best and the worst.

We’re not the coolest, nor the most contemporary or the most traditional, but actually complex, but one united people.  Our mantra is “we have space at the table for you.”  So, you’re invited to come, belong  – even before you believe, before you enter into this life of following Jesus…  come explore what that even means…  Come explore who He is, really.  We’re confident you’ll be surprised!

You are welcome here.  There is always room at the table for you.

Upcoming Events

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Our Gathered Community Schedule

Sunday 9am

Sunday 9am

A larger service where traditional worship is expressed. This service follows the New

Sunday 9am

A larger service where traditional worship is expressed. This service follows the New Zealand Anglican Prayer Book and liturgy versions for different seasons.  It includes teaching

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Sunday 10:30am

Sunday 10:30am

A larger service where contemporary worship is expressed. This service targets families , but

Sunday 10:30am

A larger service where contemporary worship is expressed. This service targets families , but has people of all ages in attendance.  It follows the same format as

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Wednesday 10am

Wednesday 10am

Our healthy traditional service, using our Anglican British Book of Common Prayer. Our

Wednesday 10am

Our healthy traditional service, using our Anglican British Book of Common Prayer. Our Wednesday 10am congregation is a strong group of mostly retired, but not all,

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The Forge

The Forge

When our youth (secondary school age) gather to enjoy life, eat and

The Forge

When our youth (secondary school age) gather to enjoy life, eat and explore God together! Each Wednesday evening during school terms, our youth meet from 7-9pm

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Young Adults

Young Adults

Where our young adults (university age through 20’s) come together to share

Young Adults

Where our young adults (university age through 20’s) come together to share life and grow in following Christ together. Young adults deconstruct what they’ve been given. 

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Oasis Children's Programme

Oasis Children's Programme

We meet on Sunday mornings during the 10.30am Family Service at the

Oasis Children's Programme

We meet on Sunday mornings during the 10.30am Family Service at the church.  Our Oasis Children's Programme is for Preschool, Primary and Intermediate School aged

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