Sunday 1st August 2021

Sunday 1st August 2021

You are invited to Sunday worship with the St Martins Presbyterian congregation via Zoom. To join us, just click on the link below:

Meeting ID: 894 4207 2163

Passcode: 756050                                   


A very warm welcome to all who worship here today. Please stay for a cuppa and conversation after the service.

ANNUAL REPORTS are now due. Please email them to Anna by Wednesday 11th August. Thank you.

Wednesday Walkers 4th August:  Meet 9.30amand park near the corner of Ruskin & Barrie Streets, Sydenham. We drive to the café at Nazareth Village, and can use the carpark opposite the main building.  All welcome. Gaynor 337 0611.

On Sunday 15th August we will share in soup & rolls with a Tanzanian twist, following the service, which will focus on Your Sisters Orphanage (donations can be made at the service to support the Orphanage). All are welcome.

Cleaning Roster: Volunteers are URGENTLY required through to the end of October. See the orange notice on the board in the foyer to sign up today!

Want a fun night out? Come along to the Court Jesters at St Mark’s School Hall, 33 Cholmondeley Ave in Saturday 14th August 7.30pm. Tickets $27 available now from Cash bar, refreshments and raffle tickets from 6.30pm. A fundraiser for St Mark’s Parish & School. R18.

A date for your diary: Parish Garden Party Saturday 16th October at Merchiston.

Cashmere Sings! Sunday 8 August 2.30pm at Cashmere Presbyterian Church, 2 MacMillan Ave. An event for the whole community: to join in singing popular songs from the 60s, 70s, and 80s. Entry by donation ($5 suggested – includes afternoon tea).

St Luke’s Union Church Halswell is celebrating their 60th birthday on Sunday 29th August at 10am – all past members and friends are very welcome to join them.

What’s on This Week:

Monday 9.30am-12noon St Mark’s Elder Care. Therese 337 1225.

Monday 1-3pm Hillsborough-Heathcote WI. Jennifer 332 3314.

Tuesday 10am – 2pm South Elder Care. Jeannette 332 9869.

Tuesday 7.15pm Christian Meditation Group. Contact Dugald 380 5024.

Wednesday 9.30am Walking Group: Sydenham. Gaynor 337 0611.

Wednesday 9.30am Port Hills U3A. Anneke 328 7459.

Wednesday 7.30pm Global Voices choir. Nick 027 2255142.

Thursday 10am – 12 noon Crafty Crafters. Bring along your own craft items or learn a new skill. $3 per session. Jeannette 332 9869.

Thursday 1.30pm Sit & Be Fit. Anneke 328 7459.

Thursday 5-7pm Familial Trust mentor group. Nadine 981 1093.