Kids’ Church Update – September 2014

Dear parents, families, and caregivers, This term we have been talking about Being Friends with Jesus. Please ask your child what they have been discovering – they have some amazing thoughts and ideas! One of the things we have been talking about this term is about listening to Jesus through reading the bible. If anyContinue reading “Kids’ Church Update – September 2014”

Lent and Holy Week at Johnsonville Anglicans

You are welcome to join us for our Lent and Holy Week activities. Not quite sure what Lent is all about? Are there some questions you are a bit afraid to ask? Then this page provides an explanation of Lent, and includes a video on Lent and Ash Wednesday in 2 minutes and a reflectionContinue reading “Lent and Holy Week at Johnsonville Anglicans”

Anglican Summer Services

From Dec 29th – Jan 19th, the parishes of Newlands, Johnsonville, Churton Park, and Onslow are holding combined services. 8:30am Traditional Communion Service All Sundays at St John’s, Bassett Rd, Johnsonville 10:00am Cluster Family Fun Celebration Dec 29th St John’s, Bassett Rd, Johnsonville Jan 5th CPAC, Churton Park School, 90 Churton Drive Jan 12th St Michael’s,Continue reading “Anglican Summer Services”

Come join us for lunch after the Christmas Parade (UPDATED)

Family Lunch – at the ‘church on the hill’ UPDATE: The Christmas Parade has been cancelled due to the bad weather.  We are still going ahead with the Family Lunch.  Please come and join us around 11.30 and stay to help decorate the church and hall. Come on up after the Johnsonville Christmas Parade andContinue reading “Come join us for lunch after the Christmas Parade (UPDATED)”

Christmas with Johnsonville Anglicans

We would love you to share Advent and Christmas with us this year.  The following are the activities and services we have planned. Saturday 30 November 12.00 noon – Awesome Church – lunch and decorations We are having a special Awesome Church family gathering to follow the Johnsonville Christmas parade and fair. It will startContinue reading “Christmas with Johnsonville Anglicans”

Blue Christmas service – Sunday 8 December

You are invited to join us for a Blue Christmas service, Sunday 8 December, 7pm This service acknowledges that Christmas is not always a joyful time: it can be a time when loss, grief, regrets and sorrow, loneliness, poverty and ill health can be more painful than ever. If you are grieving loved ones, ifContinue reading “Blue Christmas service – Sunday 8 December”

Friendship Christmas Lunch

St John’s Anglican Church (the church on the hill) Friendship Christmas Lunch 25 December 2013 12.00noon Family away at Christmas? New to Wellington? New to New Zealand? Enjoy good company and food? Then join us in the church hall for lunch on Christmas Day. We will provide lunch, entertainment and dining companions. Housebound or notContinue reading “Friendship Christmas Lunch”

Caring for creation

Today, we were joined in church by our animal companions – cats, dogs, rabbits and guinea pigs.  It was a time to give thanks for the gifts they bring into our lives and reflect on our responsibility to care for creation. Ben started his sermon by talking about how his parent’s got him a catContinue reading “Caring for creation”

Join us for Johnsonville’s biggest and best Annual Fair

St John’s Church Fair 10am-1pm – Saturday 19th October – Onslow College Baking, Books, CD’s, Electrical Goods, Glitz and Glamour, Jams and Preserves, Jewelry, Kitchen Goods, Knitting, Linen, Lunches and Light Refreshments, Plants, Morning Teas, Pictures and Mirrors, Quality Used Clothing, Raffles, Sausage Sizzle, Sewing, Sweets, Toys, White Elephant and more. Contributions may be leftContinue reading “Join us for Johnsonville’s biggest and best Annual Fair”

Kids, families and animals at church!

Welcome Spring at Awesome Church 4.30pm, Saturday 28 September Join us for a spring themed Awesome Church. We will have activities and stories about seeds and new growth and a shared meal.  Kids and families of all ages (zero to 100) are welcome to come along for fun and community. And bring your skateboard, scooterContinue reading “Kids, families and animals at church!”