Sunday 29th May 2022

Here’s our Zoom link –

Topic: St Martin’s Sunday Worship

To Join Zoom Meeting
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.

The Golden Rules under the “Orange Light” setting:

  • If you’re sick or feeling unwell, get tested and isolate if you’re required to. Omicron is still with us and infections are still occurring. Use Zoom on Sundays.
  • If you plan to be in Church, wear a mask that is firmly in place and fully covers your nose and mouth.
  • Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea.
Next Sunday’s reading is: Ezekiel 37:1-14
Wednesday Walkers 1st June: Meet 9.30am in Woodham Rd near entrance to Woodham Park. Walk to spot monarchs then to Dallington Bridge. A new track is being put in.  Coffee at Crossroads cnr Dallington Rd & Woodham Rd. All are welcome. Rosalie 0212395005

  Health & Safety reminder: if an accident or incident occurs on site, please remember to complete an Incident Report (found in the green folder in the foyer) and report it the Parish Office: stmartpresch@xtra.co.nz. Thank you.  

A huge congratulations to our Opawa Anglican neighbours who are back on site and will celebrate Holy Communion in St Mark’s Church for the first time since the February 2011 earthquake this morning (that’s over 4100 days!). You are welcome to come and have a look at two Community Open days in June….details next week.    

THIS WEEK AT ST MARTINS
Tuesday 9.30am                South Elder Care (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Tuesday 7.15pm                Meditation Group (lounge) Dugald 021 161 7007.
Wednesday 9.30am           Port Hills U3A (whole complex). Malcolm 022 0979589. Wednesday 9.30am          Walking Group: Rosalie 021 2395005.
Wednesday 7.30pm          Global Voices (lounge) Nick 027 2255142.
Thursday 10am                 Crafty Crafters (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Thursday 1.30pm               Sit & Be Fit(church) Anneke 021 077 4065.
Thursday 5.30-7.30pm      Familial Trust mentor group Vanessa 981 1093.
Friday 9.30am                   Sing & Sign (lounge). Rebecca 022 0862211.    

Sunday 22nd May 2022

Here’s our Zoom link –

Topic: St Martin’s Sunday Worship

To Join Zoom Meeting
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.

The Golden Rules under the “Orange Light” setting:

  • If you’re sick or feeling unwell, get tested and isolate if you’re required to. Omicron is still with us and infections are still occurring. Use Zoom on Sundays.
  • If you plan to be in Church, wear a mask that is firmly in place and fully covers your nose and mouth.
  • Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea.

Don is on leave until 28 May – please contact the Parish Clerk, Irene Gray 332 7306 if you have any urgent pastoral concerns during this time.

Many thanks to Rev Sandra Wright-Taylor for leading our worship this morning,

Next week’s reading: Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21.

Wednesday Walkers 25th May: Meet 9.30am at/near 62 Frankleigh Street for a walk around Spreydon, with Morning Tea at Janette and Cyril’s.   Phone Janette 021 075 6780.

MOVIE NIGHT “Fiddler on the Roof” “Tevye is a poor milkman in tsarist Russia where he provides for five unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing ani-Semitism, Tevye strives – like a fiddler on a roof – to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation.” The film won three Oscars. Given that this film is longer in length (172 minutes), we will commence the showing at  5.45pm. The church will be open at 5pm. Bring your tea (in paper or in a box) and enjoy this wonderful film. THIS Saturday 28th May – 5.45pm.  Irene 332 7306.

THIS WEEK AT ST MARTINS
Monday 1-4pm                   Foot Clinic (lounge). Janette 021 075 6780.
Tuesday 9.30am                South Elder Care (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Tuesday 7.15pm                Meditation Group (lounge) Dugald 021 161 7007.
Wednesday 9.30am          Walking Group: Spreydon. Janette 021 075 6780.
Wednesday 7.30pm          Global Voices (lounge) Nick 027 2255142.
Thursday 10am                 Crafty Crafters (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Thursday 1.30pm               Sit & Be Fit(church) Anneke 021 077 4065.
Thursday 5.30-7.30pm      Familial Trust mentor group Vanessa 981 1093.
Friday 9.30am                   Sing & Sign (lounge). Rebecca 022 0862211.
Saturday 5pm                    Movie Night “Fiddler on the Roof” (lounge). Irene 332 7306.

Sunday 15th May 2022

Here’s our Zoom link –

Topic: St Martin’s Sunday Worship

To Join Zoom Meeting
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.

The Golden Rules under the “Orange Light” setting:

  • If you’re sick or feeling unwell, get tested and isolate if you’re required to. Omicron is still with us and infections are still occurring. Use Zoom on Sundays.
  • If you plan to be in Church, wear a mask that is firmly in place and fully covers your nose and mouth.
  • Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea.

Don is on leave until 28 May – please contact the Parish Clerk, Irene Gray 332 7306 if you have any urgent pastoral concerns during this time.

Many thanks to Rev Lyndsey McKay for leading our worship this morning, and a warm welcome to Cheryl Batwell from Waltham Cottage.

Next week’s service will be led by Rev Sandra Wright-Taylor.

Wednesday Walkers 18th May: Meet 9.30am for a walk around the CBD with coffee at Bunsen at the Arts Centre. Please meet at the Bus Exchange at 9.30am. All welcome. Sue 960 7657.

MOVIE NIGHT “Fiddler on the Roof” “Tevye is a poor milkman in tsarist Russia where he provides for five unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing ani-Semitism, Tevye strives – like a fiddler on a roof – to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation.” The film won three Oscars. Given that this film is longer in length (172 minutes), we will commence the showing at 5.45pm. The church will be open at 5pm. Bring your tea (in paper or in a box) and enjoy this wonderful film. Saturday 28th May – 5.45pm.  Irene 332 7306.

THIS WEEK AT ST MARTINS
Tuesday 9.30am                South Elder Care (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Tuesday 7.15pm                Meditation Group (lounge) Dugald 021 161 7007.
Wednesday 9.30am          Walking Group: City. Sue 960 7657.
Wednesday 7.30pm          Global Voices (lounge) Nick 027 2255142.
Thursday 10am                 Crafty Crafters (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Thursday 1.30pm               Sit & Be Fit(church) Anneke 021 077 4065.
Thursday 5.30-7.30pm      Familial Trust mentor group Vanessa 981 1093.
Friday 9.30am                   Sing & Sign (lounge). Rebecca 022 0862211.

Sunday 8th May 2022

Here’s our Zoom link –

Topic: St Martin’s Sunday Worship

To Join Zoom Meeting
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.

The Golden Rules under the “Orange Light” setting:

  • Vaccine passes are no longer required to attend worship.
  • If you’re sick or feeling unwell, get tested and isolate if you’re required to. Omicron is still with us and infections are still occurring. Use Zoom on Sundays.
  • If you plan to be in Church, wear a mask that is firmly in place and fully covers your nose and mouth.
  • Please continue to wear your mask until seated at morning tea.

Don is on leave 13-28 May – please contact the Parish Clerk, Irene Gray 332 7306 if you have any urgent pastoral concerns during this time.

Next week 15th May Community Sunday celebrating the work of Waltham Community Cottage Te Whare Roopu o Oteropo. Please bring donations of tinned soups and stews to beat the winter blues – these can be brought forward during the service.

Thank you to everyone for your contributions that you place in the baskets each week. They really do make a difference.  Lyndsey McKay.

Wednesday Walkers 11th May: Meet 9.30am in the Fendalton Mall Car Park on Memorial Ave, just up from the Clyde Rd corner (park away from the shops), for a walk round part of Fendalton. Coffee will be at Bakermans Café. All are welcome. Alan 021 142 7668  or Barbara 021 126 3801.

Fireside meetings on a different day.  In the current situation with Covid, Fireside welcomes women to come to informal meetings for friendship.  Because people have been finding that having meetings on Wednesdays is difficult we are going to try meeting on the second Monday afternoon of each month. This will be from 1.30pm at church.  The first of these is planned for Monday 9th May.  We look forward to catching up with each other.  Enquiries: Margaret 366 8936

MOVIE NIGHT “Fiddler on the Roof” Saturday 28th May from 5pm (please note earlier start time). BYO takeaways, tea & coffee provided. Koha appreciated. All welcome. Any queries? See Irene 332 7306.

A huge thank you to Joan Scott – we wish to acknowledge Joan’s longtime commitment to ensuring that the parish envelope system works so smoothly. Thank you for this labour of love which is appreciated by us all!

THIS WEEK AT ST MARTINS
Monday 1.30pm                 Fireside (lounge) Margaret 366 8936.
Tuesday 9.30am                South Elder Care (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Tuesday 7.15pm                Meditation Group (lounge) Dugald 021 161 7007.
Wednesday 9.30am          Walking Group: Fendalton Alan & Barbara 021 126 3801. Wednesday 7.30pm          Global Voices (lounge) Nick 027 2255142.
Thursday 10am                 Crafty Crafters (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.
Thursday 1.30pm               Sit & Be Fit(church) Anneke 021 077 4065.
Thursday 5.30-7.30pm      Familial Trust mentor group Vanessa 981 1093.
Friday 9.30am                   Sing & Sign (lounge). Rebecca 022 0862211.