Author: michael

Confirmation in shared worship & great lunch!

Confirmation in shared worship & great lunch!

25th February, we enjoyed a great day worshipping all congregations together with Bishop Peter presiding for the confirmation of Emma Larkin.  Afterwards we all enjoyed a lunch together and people stayed for such a great long fun time.  We love you, Emma!

Earthquake Memorial Service 13 years later

Earthquake Memorial Service 13 years later

Hi, I’m Michael, vicar at Avonhead’s St Christopher’s.   It was my fifth EQ Memorial Service this thirteenth year.  Fortunately the weather was ideal in every way.  What struck me, in this part of the city with a dedicated memorial, with a mass of graces of those lost in the quake of 22 February 2011, […]

Shrove Tuesday blast!

Shrove Tuesday blast!

Seventeenths bottles of Pancake Mix and dozens of families and individuals for a fantastic celebration of God’s blessings on us, as we prepared for Lent!  Then the next night’s Ash Wednesday worship time was special.  Michael (our vicar) has a favourite moment.  A lad (12) who’s not been there before came in late due to […]

SUPER SUMMER HOLIDAY PROGRAMME!

SUPER SUMMER HOLIDAY PROGRAMME!

We’ve enjoyed another great fun Holiday Programme very recently! Many thanks to the team, and the trust and sharing the week with so many families! An hour after it had ended on Friday, families (parents and kids) were still playing together!   We love it!