Readings for next Sunday, 23rd   April:

Acts 2: 14a, 22-32                  Psalm 16            

1 Peter 1: 3-9                         John 20: 19 – 31


Parish Office: is closed until 9am this Wednesday 19th April. Check the office answer-phone (476 6367) for emergency contact people over the holiday period.


Lunch@Sidey – you may not realise that this is a free lunch open to everyone – it would be lovely to see more of our own congregations coming along to enjoy this weekly lunch in Sidey Hall, Thursdays at 11.30pm.


Sunday 30th April – being a 5th Sunday, will be a combined Parish service at Caversham, starting at 10.30am followed by a shared lunch. The Freemasons of Coastal Otago will join us on this occasion (see your April CoastalPress.) Please bring food to share for lunch on 30th April.


Quiz & Dessert Night 2017 is coming up on Wednesday 24th May, 7pm in Sidey Hall. Start asking friends and neighbours to keep this date free for an evening of fun and yummy food!! We would appreciate donations of wine, chocolates and raffle prizes (new items only please) which can be brought to the parish office. Our Fundraising team appreciates your support.


Christian Broadcasting Association (CBA) seeks help to broadcast the real Easter message on mainstream radio. This Good Friday CBA will broadcast for 22 hours on NZ’s three largest commercial talk radio stations: Newstalk ZB, Radio Sport and RadioLIVE. CBA’s programmes are designed to communicate the Christian faith to those who have never understood. They have asked for your help to cover production costs –phone 0900 80 222 to make a $20 donation (charged to your phone account) or visit for more information.


This Week:

Wednesday 19th   7.30pm      Resourcing for Mission meets in parish office

Thursday 20th      10.00am       Fruit & Vege depot

                             11.30am      Lunch@Sidey

                        5 – 5.45pm      Fruit & Vege depot

Sunday 23rd            9.30am      Morning worship at Caversham

                             10.30am      Morning tea at St Margaret’s Green Island

                             11.00am      Morning worship at St Margaret’s Green Island