Newsletter 29 October

Rosie’s Mission Trip
If you would like to donate to support Rosie’s mission trip there are marked envelopes in the gathering area.  Or donate direct to our bank account with the reference Rosie’s Mission
02 0500 0019955 00

Anglican Missions Spring Appeal
This spring we are raising funds for three causes:
· Diocesan Boys Hostel, Pakistan
· Mission Partner Margaret Poynton, Papua New Guinea
· Mission Partner Miriam Tillman, Togo, West Africa.
There are envelopes and credit card forms on the Welcome desk.

Angels and Heroes Party  
Free fun alternative to Halloween for families with children up to
13 years.  Dress up as angels and heroes.  St Ninian’s Church, Tuesday 31 October, 5 30 pm.

Afternoon Fellowship
Wednesday 1 November 1.30 pm in the Meeting Room, AGM.  All welcome.

9 am Congregation Meeting
The 9 am service congregation is invited to meet Wednesday
15 November at 7.30 pm.  We will be brainstorming how to grow our congregation.

Zealandia Luncheon

Join us for lunch at Zealandia on Thursday 16 November from 11 am.  Select your own food and drink from the cabinet as you come in.  Everyone is welcome and we encourage you to bring a friend. RSVP to Judy Edgar 476 7257.  Let Judy know if you are in need of or can provide transport.


Office Closed
The Parish office will be closed
3 — 8 November for staff training and retreat.

NEW WINE KAPITI—18-22 January
This is our church summer camp.
Register Now!!
Early bird prices close 30 November.  Register at newwine.org.nz/summer-festivals.  Note that the maximum cost for families amount is still $480.

Accommodation
We have some off site accommodation available at two Holiday Homes KAC has booked.  Contact Wendy Davidson if you would like off site accommodation. 

Thank You
A big thank you to everyone who brought soup and helped serve for the Thinking Ahead, Living Well seminar.  Our hospitality was greatly appreciated by those that attended.