Sunday 27 July 2014

A very warm welcome to all who worship with us today. Please stay for morning tea after the service.

ANNUAL REPORTS ARE NOW DUE: Deadline is this Thursday 31st July 9am. Please email them to Anna immediately. Thank you to those who have already done so.


A NEW PARISH PHONE LIST IS NOW AVAILABLE – if you are not on e-mail, and would like a copy, please contact the Office.

FOOTCARE CLINIC: Next Session TOMORROW 1-4pm at Beckenham Methodist.

WEDNESDAY WALKERS 30th July: Meet 9.30am at Blighs Rd end of Condell Ave, Papanui. Coffee at McCafe Merivale. June 332 8874.

CRAFTY CRAFTERS Thursdays 10am – 12noon in the lounge at Beckenham Methodist. $3 per session. New faces always welcome. Beverley 332 7786.

MEN’S GROUP: Thursday 7th August at Merchiston, 75 St Martins Rd 6pm for a shared tea. Homi Dalal from Dynamic (a colleague of Warren’s) will be talking about the Parsi Zoroastian religion – a fascinating, ancient and very minor religion in India. He will also talk about his family background. Contact Tony 332 0554 for more information.

SOUND OF MUSIC Sing-a-long and dress up on Sunday 17th August 2pm at Beckenham Methodist, who invite us to join them for a fun afternoon. Entry by gold coin donation to boost church funds. All Welcome.

THE PARISH OFFICE HOURS are Wednesday & Thursday 9am-12noon & Friday 9-11am. Phone 332 6192 or email, or pop in to 7 Wilsons Rd.

COURT THEATRE presents Roger Hall’s “You Can Always Hand Them Back” Thursday 25th September 6.30pm. Tickets $42. Sign the list if you are interested; payment required by the end of August. Queries to Sue 960 7657.

THE FIFTH CHRISTCHURCH GIRLS’ BRIGADE celebrates 50 years in 2014 with a dinner at the Cashmere Club on Saturday 11th October and a Garden Party at Merchiston on Sunday 12th October in the afternoon. Spread the word! Further details will be available next month.

RISINGHOLME SINGERS’ CONCERT: A concert version of Pirates of Penzance with limited movement but lots of fun and laughs will be given on Sunday 3 August at the Heaton Intermediate School Performing Arts Centre, commencing at 3pm. Tickets – $12 at the door or $10 from John Shanks.

THIS WEEK’S HUB REPORT is displayed in the wall in the Lounge.
BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK: Mon 28th Wayne; Tue 29th Sylvia; Wed 30th Faye, Drew.


Venue: Knox Church Centre, 28 Bealey Ave
Time: 5.30pm

Thursday 21st August
“Gross Inequality Hurts Everyone”

Thursday 28th August
“Every Child Counts”

Thursday 4th September
“Rethinking Crime & Punishment”

Entry free – koha appreciated.

All are Welcome.

For further information, please see the poster or talk to John England.

Hub Activities for the week 27th July- 3rd August 2014

St James’ Presbyterian Church

A.G.M. will be held after our service on 24th August followed by Morning Tea (not lunch as advised last week) All Annual Reports are to be with Dorothy by 5th August.

Pre-school Music and Friday Kids are back in full swing again ready for the new term.

St Martin’s Presbyterian Church
NB: all events at Beckenham Methodist, 83 Malcolm Ave, unless otherwise specified.
Sun 27th July 10am Combined Service with Beckenham Methodist
Mon 28th July 1pm Footcare Clinic. Judith 332 1577.
Tue 29th July 7.30pm Indoor Bowls. Salvation Army Hall, Southampton St. Bruce 332 7786.
Wed 30th July 9.30am Walking Group. Contact June 332 8874 for this week’s destination.
Thu 31st July 10am-12noon Crafty Crafters. $3. New faces always welcome. Beverley 332 7786.
Sun 3rd Aug 10am Combined Communion Service with Beckenham Methodist.

Hoon Hay Presbyterian Church
Mondays: 9.30 am & 10.40am Tai Chi. Brian 338 6228
6.30pm Christchurch South Parents Centre. Vivien 337 2825
7.30 pm Spreydon Indoor Bowls. Pat 353 0265
Tuesdays: 10.00 am mainly music @ Hoon Hay. Eleanor 960 4824
Wednesdays: 8.00 – 11.00am Vege Co-op. Shilo 338 3943
1.00 pm West Spreydon Ladies Indoor Bowls. Sheila 960 4412
7.00 pm Scottish Country Dancing in hall. David 322 7954
Thursdays: 9.30 am & 10.40am Tai Chi. Brian 338 6228
6.30pm Christchurch South Parents Centre. Vivien 337 2825
7.30 pm Spreydon Indoor Bowls.Pat 353 0265
Fridays: 7.00 pm LIFT – Youth programme. Matt 027 389 0000
Saturdays: 9.00am – 12.00pm Ballet Group. Suzie 338 1017
1.30 pm Hoon Hay Indoor Bowls. Brian 338 4488

Cashmere Hills Presbyterian Church
Sun 27 July 11.30am Healing Service
5.30pm Sunday Night Lights
Mon 28 July 2.00pm Foot Clinic} – phone office for appointments
Tues 29 July 9.30am Foot Clinic}
Wed 30 July 10.00am Forum – discuss last Sunday’s Readings and Sermon. All Welcome
1.30pm CREST (Cashmere Residents) meeting
Thurs 31 July 10.30am Prayer Group at 1 Dalefield Drive
Friday 1 Aug 7.30pm Friday Flicks: “Genevieve” (1953)