The Anglican Parish of Johnsonville

St Johns, Johnsonville and Holy Trinity, Ohariu

Parish notices – 4 August 2013


Alpha Marriage Course

Starting Monday, 5 August for eight weeks, Salvation Army Johnsonville. Cost $130 per couple covering meals, manuals and all course costs. No group discussion. If you are interested ring the SAJ office on 477-4853.

Friendship Lunch

… Tuesday, 6 August at noon in the parish hall. All welcome. For help with transport, ring Jane, 478-6767.

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 context. 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.

CPR course

The rescheduled CPR course is planned for Monday 19th August 7pm to 8pm. If you registered for the original date, could you please indicate that you are able to attend by ticking the list at the back of the church. If you were not able to attend last month but could make it this time, please add your name.


The Fair is coming up!

Onslow College, Saturday 19 October, 10.00am

Can you help?

  •  If you’d like to be involved, speak to John Sissons, 478-5824.
  •  Bring donations in during office hours or speak to John to make other arrangements.
  •  We’ll need marmalade makers and baked goods—more details closer to the time.
  •  We’ll need people to distribute leaflets—more details later.

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.



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