Readings for next Sunday, 18th February:

Genesis 9: 8-17                                Psalm 25: 1-10

1 Peter 3: 18-22                               Mark 1: 9-15


Green Island Presbyterian Women will meet this Tuesday, 13th February, at 130pm. All welcome to come along.


Hospital Chaplaincy Street Collection is on Friday 9th of March. Our parish will be collecting at the usual places ie: Fresh Choice at Green Island and Countdown Anderson’s Bay. If you could spare an hour on 9th March to help with this collection, please contact Pete Strang on 48707478 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


A BIG THANK YOU to Elizabeth and her team for organising the January Jaunts. They were a great success and enjoyed by all who participated.


The Coastal Unity Parish Fair will be held at Caversham on Saturday 7th April 2018. Please note this date in your diaries and start thinking about how you may be able to contribute to this major fundraising effort. If you are sorting out, we welcome your saleable goods (but not clothing or electrical goods please) – these can be brought into the church at Caversham on Sundays or during office hours.


Marne Hospital is holding an "A & P Show" on Wednesday 28th February from 1.30 to 3pm. There will be pet animals to see, sand saucers, vegetable culture, an ice cream truck near the end, and maybe a sausage sizzle. Everyone is invited! 


Tuesday lunchtime worship will be held every Tuesday from 12.15-12.45pm in First Church, Moray Place, beginning on 13th February. A space of quiet in the heart of the city.  All are welcome


Book Launch for “MARK: The Illustrated Gospel”: today, 7 - 8:30pm at the Knox Centre for Ministry and Leadership. This creative resource is the work of more than 40 artists from around NZ and features a complete paraphrase of Mark’s Gospel. You are invited to the launch where art will be displayed, as well as live performances of songs and poetry. The art exhibition will remain open to the public through until Wednesday the 14th of February.

Chapters 13 & 14 have been published online, with further chapters to follow. Printed copies are available by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


 This Week:

Monday 12th                  Deadline for March Newsletter

Tuesday 13th Feb            1.30pm      Green Island PWANZ

                                       7.30pm      Green Island Property Committee

                                       7.30pm      Caversham Property Committee

Wednesday 14th              7.00pm      Session

Thursday 15th                 10.00am      Fruit & Vege Depot open

                                      11.30am      Lunch@ Sidey

                                        5.00pm     Fruit & Vege Depot open

Sunday 18th                     9.30am      Morning Worship at Caversham

                                       10.30am      Morning tea at Caversham & St Margaret’s

                                       11.00am      Morning Worship at St Margaret’s Green Is