Sunday 16th October 2022

Here’s our Zoom link –

Topic: St Martin’s Sunday Worship

To Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 815 0869 6154
Passcode: 712158


A very warm welcome to all who worship with us this morning.

The next Communion Sunday will be on 13th November, not 30th October as previously advertised.

  • If you remain uncomfortable about being in church where masks are no longer required, use @church via Zoom until you feel confident enough to be in church with or without a mask.
  • If you’re unwell please stay at home, and use @ Church via Zoom.

PLEASE NOTE: Anna is working from home on Wednesday & Thursday this week, but will be back in the Office on FridayJ

Congratulations to Tony Beasley, Barbara Meier, Charlotte Houston & Margaret Holloway who have been elected to the Ministry Settlement Board. They join the Parish Council representatives Irene Gray & Warren Pettigrew, alongside Martin van der Kley & Michael Reid from Presbytery. The convenor is Rev Stephanie Wells.

Wednesday Walkers 19th October: meet 9.30am at the Silo Café, Port Hills Rd for a ramble around Heathcote. Coffee will be at Silo Café. All welcome. Judith Mackay 3321577 or 027 6881861.

‘Messenger’ articles are now being sought. Please email contributions to Charlotte & Sally ( by Tuesday 25th October. Thank you.

Sunday 30 October: Don Lord, Executive Director of Hagar NZ and his colleague Andrea Herbert will speak at the morning service.

Sunday 6 November:  NO SERVICE at St Martins on this Sunday. We will join with the people of Cashmere, Hoon Hay & Halswell at St Andrew’s at Rangi Ruru for a South Christchurch sector service at 10am. Hamish Galloway will preach. We need four volunteers to serve morning tea – please see Don if you can help. Car pooling will be arranged.

Presbyterian Support Upper South Island AGM Thursday 27th October from 5pm at the Kanuka Room, 44 Bealey Ave. All are welcome. RSVP to Pip by 21/10 (


Monday 1.30pm                Foot Clinic (lounge). Janette 332 1240.

Tuesday 9.30am               South Elder Care (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.

Tuesday 7.15pm               Meditation Group (church) Dugald 021 161 7007.

Wednesday 9.30am          Walking Group: Heathcote. Judith 027 688 1861.

Wednesday 7.30pm          Parish Council meeting (lounge).

Thursday 10am                 Crafty Crafters (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.

Thursday 1.30pm              Sit & Be Fit(church) Anneke 021 077 4065.

Thursday 5.30pm              Familial Trust (whole complex) Vanessa 981 1093.

Friday 9.30am                   Sing & Sign (lounge) Becky 022 086 2211.

Saturday                           Private function (whole complex)