The Anglican Parish of Johnsonville

St Johns, Johnsonville and Holy Trinity, Ohariu

Parish notices – 28 July 2012



Ben’s institution is Sunday afternoon at 2.30pm.  There is also an Awesome Church for children and the young at heart on Saturday at 4.30pm, where you can meet Ben and see around the church. More details on each event here. All are welcome.

Afternoon tea after Ben’s institution

We are asking for people to bring a plate of finger food for the afternoon tea after Ben’s institution next week. Your help would be greatly appreciated.

AAW meeting

On Thursday, 1 August, AAW will meet in the Hunter Lounge. The speaker will be Rory O’Connor, and he will talk about the planning and building of Amesbury School. All are welcome.

Living wage seminar

Each archdeaconry in the diocese is encouraging discussion about the living wage by showing The Line, a documentary chronicling the new fact of poverty in America, preceded by a message from Bishop Justin. The showing will be followed by a presentation from the Family Centre that will place what has been seen into a New Zealand con-text. Come to our area’s seminar on Thursday 8th August 7.30pm in the church here.

WIT Colloquium 2013: Faith and Secularity

A one-day seminar, Saturday 10 August, 9.30am–4.00pm. Mercy Conference Centre, Guilford Tce, Wellington. Details on the noticeboard. Registration pre-conference $35/$15, on the day $40/$20.


Clergy conference

Ben is away at Clergy Conference from Tuesday to Thursday. If you have any needs during that time, please contact Pam, 232-2138, or Katie in the office, 973-1729.

Help with transport

A female parishioner living in Bould St needs backup transport to the Sunday 10.00am service. As the transport coordinator will be away, please contact Katie in the office if you can help.

Roster needs

Are you able to spare an hour or two once a month? We have several vacancies on rosters and would love to be able to fill these. If you have the Time and Talents for one of these roles we would love to talk to you. They include sidesperson once a month for the 8.30am and 10am services, running the data projector at the 10am service, assisting at mainly music occasionally on a Wednesday morning, helping in the garden of rest,  and helping clean the hall once a month Contact Katie or Pam, 232-2138.

Roster for August and September

Please pick up your named copy of the roster for August and September at the back of the church.

Volunteer opportunities

Meals on Wheels for this area is looking for volunteer drivers. You must be able to deliver meals between 10.30am and 12.30pm on a weekday. You will be rostered on to fit into your schedule. Contact Angela, 938-4833. There is a poster on the noticeboard.



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