Christmas & January at St Martins

Christmas Eve 7.30pm

Christmas Day 9.30am

Both services will be on Zoom (see link below)

No Sunday worship here on 26 December, and on 2 & 9 January you are welcome to join us at Beckenham Methodist Church, Malcolm Ave.

Our 10am worship resumes on 16 January (vaccine passes are required), or you are welcome to worship with the St Martins Presbyterian congregation via Zoom. We wish you all a happy and blessed Christmas, and every good wish for 2022.

To join us, just click on the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81508696154?pwd=cnErZFM5VG5OQVhsZkxYc0dxOHdvUT09

Meeting ID: 815 0869 6154
Passcode: 712158

NOTICES:

A very warm welcome to all who worship with us today – either in person or online.

The Golden Rules for worship under “Orange Light” setting:

If you’re coming to worship in person, you must hold a vaccine pass

If you’re sick, stay home and Zoom

If you’re feeling unwell, stay home and Zoom

If you plan to be in Church, wear a face covering

Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea

You must sign in using the app or the paper copy – this is mandatory

The Parish Office re-opens on Thursday 20th January 2022. If you require urgent pastoral assistance, please contact Rev Don Fergus on 0274 346642, or Irene our Parish Clerk on 332 7306.

Sunday 19th December 2021

Our Sunday worship is at 10am (vaccine passes are required), or you are welcome to worship with the St Martins Presbyterian congregation via Zoom.

To join us, just click on the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81508696154?pwd=cnErZFM5VG5OQVhsZkxYc0dxOHdvUT09

Meeting ID: 815 0869 6154
Passcode: 712158

NOTICES:

A very warm welcome to all who worship with us today – either in person or online.

The Golden Rules for worship under “Orange Light” setting:

If you’re coming to worship in person, you must hold a vaccine pass

If you’re sick, stay home and Zoom

If you’re feeling unwell, stay home and Zoom

If you plan to be in Church, wear a face covering

Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea

You must sign in using the app or the paper copy – this is mandatory

Please remember to LOCK all doors when leaving the premises (including the Office). Thank you.

Our share of the money raised at the combined Twilight Christmas Market is $1391.00, which is a fantastic result. Well done!

Congratulations to Margaret & Rob who celebrate their Platinum wedding anniversary (70 years) on 23rd December.

Christmas & January at St Martins

Friday 24 Dec                7.30pm      

Christmas Eve service (livestreamed)

Saturday 25 Dec           9.30am      

Christmas Day service (livestreamed)

Sunday 26 Dec             NO service here –

you are very welcome to join St Mark’s, 33    Cholmondeley Ave at 10am

Sunday 2 & 9 Jan         10am          Combined services at Beckenham Methodist, Malcolm Ave

Sunday 16 & 23 Jan     10am          Combined services HERE

The Parish Office closes at 12 noon on Friday 24th December 2021 and will re-open on Thursday 20th January 2022.

Many happy returns and congratulations to Heather H, who celebrates her 100th birthday on 27th December, and to Helen E who is 90 on 30th December

Please support the CWS Christmas Appeal – envelopes are available with the ‘Messenger’

Sunday 12 December 2021

Our Sunday worship is at 10am (vaccine passes are required), or you are welcome to worship with the St Martins Presbyterian congregation via Zoom.

To join us, just click on the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81508696154?pwd=cnErZFM5VG5OQVhsZkxYc0dxOHdvUT09

Meeting ID: 815 0869 6154
Passcode: 712158

NOTICES:

A very warm welcome to all who worship with us today – either in person or online.

The Golden Rules for worship under “Orange Light” setting:

If you’re coming to worship in person, you must hold a vaccine pass

If you’re sick, stay home and Zoom

If you’re feeling unwell, stay home and Zoom

If you plan to be in Church, wear a face covering

Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea

You must sign in using the app or the paper copy – this is mandatory

CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR WALTHAM COTTAGE: Today is your final opportunity to donate items. Thank you to everyone for your support.

Please remember to LOCK all doors when leaving the premises (including the Office). Thank you.

Thank you to all those who supported the Twilight Market.

The latest edition of the ‘Messenger’ is available today.

Christmas & January at St Martins

Sunday 12 & 19 Dec    10am         

Worship as usual

Friday 24 Dec                7.30pm      

Christmas Eve service

Saturday 25 Dec           9.30am      

Christmas Day service

Sunday 26 Dec             NO service here –

you are very welcome to join St Mark’s, 33 Cholmondeley Ave

Sunday 2 & 9 Jan         10am          Combined services at Beckenham Methodist, Malcolm Ave

Sunday 16 & 23 Jan     10am          Combined services HERE

What’s on This Week:

Monday 9am-12noon St Mark’s Elder Care. Therese 337 1225.

Monday 1-4pm Foot Clinic. Judith 332 1577.

Tuesday 10am – 2.30pm South Elder Care. Jeannette 332 9869.

Tuesday 7.15pm Christian Meditation Group. Dugald 380 5024.

Wednesday 7pm Global Voices choir dinner. Nick 027 2255142.

Thursday NO Crafty Crafters. Jeannette 332 9869.

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

Thursday 7.30pm Parish Council meeting.

Friday 10.30am – 12.30pm Sign & Sing. Becky 022 20862211.

Please support the CWS Christmas Appeal – envelopes are available in the foyer.

Sunday 5th December 2021

Our Sunday worship is at 10am (vaccine passes are required), or you are welcome to worship with the St Martins Presbyterian congregation via Zoom.

To join us, just click on the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81508696154?pwd=cnErZFM5VG5OQVhsZkxYc0dxOHdvUT09

Meeting ID: 815 0869 6154
Passcode: 712158

NOTICES:

A very warm welcome to all who worship with us today – either in person or online.

The Golden Rules for worship under “Orange Light” setting:

If you’re coming to worship in person, you must hold a vaccine pass

If you’re sick, stay home and Zoom

If you’re feeling unwell, stay home and Zoom

If you plan to be in Church, wear a face covering

Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea

You must sign in using the app or the paper copy – this is mandatory

CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR WALTHAM COTTAGE for men, women and teenagers and a few children.  Items must be new. Gifts of food items, and wrapping paper also welcome. The last day to donate will be 12th December. Many thanks for your contributions.

Wednesday Walkers 8th December: End of year walk and lunch in Rangiora. Sonya 027 253 3397

The new 2022 duties roster is now available – please pick up your copy today.

TWILIGHT CHRISTMAS MARKET Friday 10th December 5-8pm HERE. A combined fundraiser with our Anglican neighbours at St Mark’s. Thank you to those who have offered to help. Sorting/pricing will be between 9am-1pm on the day, with final set up from 4pm. There will be separate entry & exit points for covid tracing purposes. This community event will be open to all as it’s an outside event, but covid passes will be required to enter the building for the toilets (as per the settings under “orange” in the new traffic light system). All workers at the event will need to be vaccinated. Everyone will need to wear a mask. Lots of baking please, Christmas gifts and decorations, china/glassware, DVDs. Remember, NO clothes, shoes, white elephant or magazines.

What’s on This Week:

Monday 9am-12noon St Mark’s Elder Care. Therese 337 1225.

Tuesday 10am – 2.30pm South Elder Care. Jeannette 332 9869.

Tuesday 7.15pm Christian Meditation Group. Dugald 380 5024.

Wednesday Walking Group lunch: Rangiora Sonya 027 253 3397.

Wednesday 7pm Global Voices choir. Nick 027 2255142.

Thursday 10am – 12 noon Crafty Crafters. Jeannette 332 9869.

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

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

Friday 10.30am – 12.30pm NO Sign & Sing. Becky 022 20862211.

Friday 9am-1pm Set up for market.

Christmas & January at St Martins

Sunday 12 & 19 Dec    10am          Worship as usual

Friday 24 Dec                7.30pm       Christmas Eve service

Saturday 25 Dec           9.30am       Christmas Day service

Sunday 26 Dec             NO service here –you are very welcome to join St Mark’s, 33 Cholmondeley Ave

Sunday 2 & 9 Jan         10am          Combined services at Beckenham Methodist, Malcolm Ave

Sunday 16 & 23 Jan     10am          Combined services HERE

We wish you all a happy & blessed Christmas